On October 27th, IFC Films will release the film festival favorite, Medicine For Melancholy, on DVD. To celebrate the release of the film that the San Francisco Weekly called “…some kind of wonderful”, FilmFetish.com is giving away three copies of the DVD to readers.
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In order to be entered into the random drawing for your free copy of Medicine For Melancholy, you must also:
- Reply to this post, and name your favorite movie love story of 2009 so far; or the one your most looking forward to.
I’ll be running this contest through Halloween Day, October 31st.
More About Medicine For Melancholy
The day after a drunken one-night stand, two sort-of lovers explore their city, and their own place in it, in Barry Jenkins’ award-winning indie gem, Medicine For Melancholy.
A bright new American filmmaker announces his arrival with an acclaimed debut. Sex, race, bicycles and urban demographics are the diverse elements that come magically together in Medicine For Melancholy, a refreshingly original first feature from writer-director Barry Jenkins. The award-winning romantic drama, which follows two young Black hipster San Franciscans on the day after their one-night stand, has been acclaimed at festivals around the world and arrives on DVD this October.
Writer/Director: Barry Jenkins
Cast: Wyatt Cenac, Tracey Heggins, Elizabeth Acker, Melissa Bisagni, DeMorge Brown, Powell DeGrange, Chida Emeka, John Friedberg, Dana Julius, Ondine Kilker
Original Release Date: March 7, 2008 (South by Southwest Film Festival premiere)
DVD Release Date: October 27, 2009
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- Genres: Drama | Romance
- People / Bands: Barry Jenkins | Chida Emeka | Dana Julius | DeMorge Brown | Elizabeth Acker | John Friedberg | Melissa Bisagni | Ondine Kilker | Powell DeGrange | Tracey Heggins | Wyatt Cenac
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