"78/52"- Southern Circuit Independent Filmmakers Tour
Alfred Hitchcock created the single most extraordinary and mysterious scene in the history of cinema
the iconic shower scene in Pyscho.
78/52, which refers to the number of set-ups (78) and cuts (52) in
the scene, delves into the genius and experimental process of its creation and the indelible impact on filmmaking.
An unprecedented look at the iconic shower scene in Alfred Hitchcock ‘s Psycho (1960), the “man behind the curtain”, and the screen murder that profoundly changed the course of world cinema.
78/52 tells the story of the man behind the curtain and his greatest obsession.
Q&A with the Filmmaker, Alexandre Philippe after the screening.
Free to all High School and College Students w/ ID. All others $5
“For a long time now, Alfred Hitchcock’s “Psycho” has been two movies, and the hypnotic film-geek documentary “78/52” is an ingenious and irreverent master class in both of them.” – Owen Gleiberman, Variety
“78/52 is both a loving tribute to the work Hitchcock did as well as a sharp, enlightening lesson in what makes Psycho so special.” -Chris Evangelista, slashfilm.com