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If These Knishes Could Talk: screening & discussion with Heather Quinlan
April 1 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm$8 - $10
In conjunction with our current exhibition, Heroes of the Knish, we’re offering a screening of “If These Knishes Could Talk: The Story of the New York Accent” followed by a discussion with filmmaker Heather Quinlan on Saturday, April 1 at 7 PM.
Tickets available through Artfully. $10 general, $8 Reliquary members. Become a member today and save!
This film premiered at the 2013 Art of Brooklyn Film Festival. It explores why New Yorkers eat “chawclate” and drink “cawfee,” and how the accent became the vibrant soundtrack of a city. Featuring Penny Marshall, Amy Heckerling, Alan Dershowitz, and a cast of characters from Canarsie to Tottenville. The film has been covered by NPR, the New York Times, and The New Yorker.