Like wine and cheese or milk and cookies, movies and music make for excellent bedfellows. Climb under the sheets with us this fall as we present our annual Rock + Reel series. Starting in October, we’ll be giving you exclusive first-looks at some of the newest movies about music. If you know us, you know that the films are just part of the fun; we’ll have live entertainment, drink specials and merriment abounding! Follow us on social media for the latest and greatest on this exciting series. Rock + Reel is made possible by SmallBox.
ALL FILMS SCREEN AT THE WHITE RABBIT CABARET IN THE HEART OF FOUNTAIN SQUARE:
1116 Prospect Street // Indianapolis, Indiana 46203
TEN THOUSAND SAINTS
Thursday, October, 1 // Doors + Music: 7pm // Film: 8pm
Jude (Asa Butterfield) is a teenage boy who is trying to reconnect with his father Les (Ethan Hawke) in 1987 Manhattan. When Jude’s friend, Teddy (Avan Jogia), dies of a drug overdose, Jude finds himself befriending a group of friends who are against drugs, alcohol, profanity and sex and live for punk-style rock music. When he meets Eliza (Hailee Steinfeld), who is sixteen years old and is pregnant with Teddy’s child, he and Les are forced to be her rock as she struggles through her pregnancy
MADE IN JAPAN
Thursday, October, 15 // Doors + Music: 7pm // Film: 8pm
Made in Japan is the remarkable story of Tomi Fujiyama, the ﬁrst female Japanese country music star. From playing the USO circuit throughout Asia to headlining in Las Vegas and recording 7 albums for Columbia records, Tomi’s career culminates in a 1964 performance at The Grand Ole Opry where she followed Johnny Cash and received the only standing ovation of the night. Forty years later, Tomi and her husband set out on a journey through Japan and across the United States to fulﬁll a dream of performing at The Opry one more time. Made in Japan is a funny yet poignant multi-cultural journey through music, marriage, and the impact of the corporate world on the dreams of one woman.
Thursday, October, 29 // Doors + Music: 7pm // Film: 8pm
High school can be hell. Metal-thrashing Brodie is an outcast in a small town until he meets a kindred spirit in metalhead Zakk. After starting their own band, Brodie and Zakk’s resentment of the suburban wasteland leads them to a mysterious piece of sheet music said to grant Ultimate Power to whoever plays it. But the music also summons an ancient evil entity known as Aeloth The Blind One, who threatens to tear apart existence itself. It’s up to Brodie, Zakk and their mates to stop a force of pure evil from devouring mankind.
ARCADE FIRE: THE REFLEKTOR TAPES
Thursday, November 12 // Doors + Music: 7pm // Film: 8pm
A fascinating insight into the making of Arcade Fire’s critically acclaimed, international #1 album Reflektor. The film recontextualizes the album experience, transporting the viewer into a kaleidoscopic sonic and visual landscape. It charts the band’s creative journey as they lay foundations for the album in Jamaica, commence recording sessions in Montreal and play an impromptu gig at a Haitian hotel on the first night of Carnival, before bringing their breath-taking live show to packed arenas in Los Angeles and London.