The Dog

The Dog

Directed by: Allison Berg & François Keraudren

Friday, August 8 - Thursday, August 28, 2014

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In 1972, John Wojtowicz tried to rob a Brooklyn bank to finance his lover’s sex change. The heist turned into a 14-hour hostage situation; the media frenzy made him a star, and Al Pacino later played him in Dog Day Afternoon. Featuring extraordinary footage of the robbery, period interviews and the early gay rights movement, this is the true story of a larger-than-life New Yorker: soldier, activist, mama’s boy, bank robber.

NR, 100 Minutes
USA


"The real story behind DOG DAY AFTERNOON is even wilder."
- Bloomberg


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