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Lightning Over Braddock: A Rustbowl Fantasy

1988

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  • In Lightning Over Braddock, from 1988 (screening July 28), [Tony] Buba set out to make a dramatic feature starring one of his former documentary subjects, Sal Caru, a colorful local character who boasted of gangland connections. What resulted instead is a grandly orchestrated, grimly comical, multilayered fantasy in which Buba, playing himself, both documents and dramatizes his own failed efforts to make that film.