Dir. Karyn Kusama
2009, USA, 107 min
Astral Projection is a monthly screening series exploring astrology through film curated by our Box Office Manager, Nic Kaneski. Join us in celebrating the beginning of each zodiac season with a screening embodying the qualities of the sign, directed by a filmmaker of the sign. For stargazers and skeptics alike and anyone interested in the intersection of astrology, pop culture, and identity.
A newly possessed cheerleader turns into a killer who specializes in offing her male classmates. Can her best friend put an end to the horror?
Generously sponsored by IATSE 856 Manitoba.
Unfairly maligned upon its initial release, Jennifer’s Body proves to be a pitch-perfect blend of horror and comedy.
– Trace Thurman, Horror Queers Podcast
Jennifer’s Body has more to say about the dynamics of teenaged female friendship, sexual power games and the trials of adolescence than many a more self-consciously worthy film.
– Catherine Bray, Film4