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Filmfest DC - Streaker

OPENING NIGHT FILM

Streaker

Peter Luisi

Switzerland, 2017, 98 minutes

A new type of sports hero is born in this warm-hearted and fast-paced comedy from the writer/director of The Sandman (FFDC 2012) and Unlikely Heroes (FFDC 2015).

After losing a large sum of his employer’s money on what should have been a sure bet, sad-sack high school teacher Balz Näf needs to replace the funds pronto. Taking inspiration from the streaker who distracted his heavily favored soccer team, he starts recruiting and training exhibitionists for illegal sports betting. His enterprising hairdresser lays out odds for punters to wager on the length of time a naked runner can stay on the field and shares the proceeds with Näf. Although streaking becomes a trendy new sport in Switzerland, the soccer club owners are furious and police commissioner Sandra Strebel takes on the case. 

This witty and humorous romp offers excellent scripting and direction and, um, revealing performances from a seasoned cast.—Palm Springs International Film Festival

In German and Swiss German with English subtitles

Event Details

Filmfest DC - Streaker
Thursday, April 19, 2018
7:00 PM
AMC Mazza Gallerie  
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Ticket Options

Opening Night Event - USD $35.00

Discount Packages

Packages offered through advance sale only unless otherwise noted. To purchase a package, please follow the links below:

Director's Package:
10 tickets for $100 ($140 value) plus $5.00 convenience fee
Weekday Package:
4 tickets for $45 ($56 value) plus $3.00 convenience fee

Event Map

AMC Mazza Gallerie  
5300 Wisconsin Ave NW
Washington, DC 20015