Lunacy (Sileni)

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Release Date: 2009-01-28

Surrealist master Jan Svankmajer mixes stop-motion animation with live action, kinky sex, Euro-trash violence, black comedy, and frisky meat puppets in Lunacy, his 2005 film about inmates taking over an asylum. UTSA prof and Current contributor Steven G. Kellman is curating the McNay’s month-long Thursday-evening film series, which hails the Czech Republic as one of the most creative forces in filmmaking during the past 50 years. $5, 6:30pm, Chiego Lecture Hall, McNay Art Museum, 6000 N. New Braunfels, (210) 824-5368.

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