Baillie’s Quick Billy to screen at SFMOMA next week

Posted September 23rd, 2011 in Announcements, Events and Screenings, News / Events


Quick Billy still from DINCA website.

Quick Billy at SFMOMA

Phyllis Wattis Theater
7:00 p.m.
Filmmaker in attendance

Bruce Baillie’s Quick Billy, 1967-70, 60 min., 16mm

Canyon Cinema celebrates the 50th anniversary of its founding by presenting the newly restored version of Quick Billy by Baillie. Also presented will be a rare screening of Baillie’s 35mm film entitled Pieta. Baillie was instrumental as one of the founders of Canyon Cinema in the early 1960s.

A reception for ticket holders follows the screening.

$10 general; $7 SFMOMA members, students, and seniors.

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art


Proud to share our local, generous sponsors for our screening and reception at SFMOMA:


Scribe Winery

Tartine Bakery

Trumer Oval Logo high rez

& Trumer Pils


Quick Billy is available for rental from Canyon Cinema on both DVD and 16mm. More information available here.