Bad Axe

Monday, October 24

Location: Clairidge Cinema 1

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Thursday, October 27

Location: Clairidge Cinema 1

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$17 Regular
$15 for Members (not a member?)

BAD AXE is the story of an American family fighting for respect while seeking to preserve their identity in a small, rural Michigan community.  As they work to keep their American dream alive as owners of a local restaurant, their day to day aspirations run up against the backdrop of the 2020 election. As local tensions rise,  the family is forced to reckon with a global pandemic, racial tensions, and generational scars from Cambodia’s “killing fields.” David Siev’s film is a powerful portrait of contemporary America, a place where political tensions color the everyday fabric of our lives.

Q&A with director David Siev to follow Monday’s screening. 

Playing with THE THREAT.



Limited Mobility AccessClosed Captioning