3rd Annual North Beach American Film Festival Screening Block 3
John Hemmer & The Showgirls
"JOHN HEMMER & THE SHOWGIRLS takes a behind-the-scenes peek inside Lou Walters famed Latin Quarter nightclub in New York City.
In this intimate portrait, a one-time entertainer reflects on the heyday of Americas nightclub era with his band of showgirls and performers as they share histories and consider the rigors and rewards of growing older.
Despite lifes challenges, Hemmer, along with his showgirls, resurrect the Latin Quarters legacy and discover a new purpose along the way."
Paradise Boogie shines a light on the influence of Detroit's early blues musicians, the neighborhoods of Black Bottom & Paradise Valley and how it all influenced the music makers of today and tomorrow. Detroit's bluesmakers demonstrate the melding of times and sharing of cultures through the blues. Highlighting the alliance of a veteran hall of famer musician and a 10 year old harp player, we honor the past, savor the present and strive toward the future of Detroit blues.
North Beach Town Hall (View)
8916 Chesapeake Ave
North Beach, MD 20714
|Kid Friendly: Yes!|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|