Beautiful Prison: World Premiere at UICA

“Beautiful Prison” is a feature film focused around a brain damaged man, who after a violent accident has his intellect restored and gains a supernatural ability to control the happenings of his world. It is a genre-blending tale filled with romance, intrigue, comedy, and demons. Made by cinephiles for cinephiles.

Friday, November 1
Opening Celebration!
General Admission $10 | Students & UICA Members $8

Welcoming Party with Live Music!
Movie Presentation
Q&A with Cast and Director
Food and cash bar available
There is no dress code but feel welcome to come polished!
Purchase Tickets SOLD OUT

Saturday, November 2
General Admission $8 | Students & UICA Members $4

Movie Presentation with Q&A
Purchase Tickets


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Date: November 1 2013—November 2 2013


11/1 | 7:00 PM
11/2 | 5:30 PM

Directed By: Joel Vallie
Run Time: 90 Minutes
Origin: Mexico/USA
MPAA Rating: Unrated | Adult Themes & Violence
Year: 2013

Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts

2 Fulton West
Grand Rapids, MI 49503



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