Angela Christlieb & Stephen Kijak’s cult classic CINEMANIA, out-of-print for years, now available here for FREE! Follow five of NYC’s most manic-obsessive film buffs as the delve into the heart of their cinematic passion.
CINEMANIA (2002) is a documentary about the culture of intense cinephilia in New York City that reveals the impassioned world of five wildly obsessed movie buffs. They spend their waking hours in darkened theaters, and now, these full-time audience members step from their seats onto the big screen in this entertaining documentary which celebrates their obsessions – from the grandiosity of their aesthetic dreams to the austerity of their domestic realities. In Cinemania, the Silver Screen’s biggest fans become the true stars. This is the story of their lives, their memories, their unbending habits and the films they love.