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New Jersey Film Festival Screening: Bibi & Gutter

Date & Time

Friday, October 06, 2023, 12:01 a.m.-11:59 p.m.


Disability Awareness Month at Rutgers


Virtual Event


$15 virtual admission. Open to students, faculty, and staff, and the public.

The New Jersey Film Festival is funded and/or sponsored in part by The Rutgers Film Co-op/New Jersey Media Arts Center; the Rutgers Program in Cinema Studies/School of Arts and Sciences; Middlesex County, a partner of the New Jersey State Council on the Arts - Funding has been provided by the Middlesex County Board of County Commissioners through a grant award from the Middlesex County Cultural and Arts Trust Fund; The Rutgers University Office of Summer and Winter Sessions; OVID/Icarus Films, Rutgers American Studies Department; Rutgers School of Arts and Sciences Honors Program; Zimmerli Art Museum; Rutgers Writers House; Pro 8mm; Rutgers Office of Disability Services, WRSU; New Jersey Stage; The Home News, The Asbury Park Press; New Brunswick City Center; Rutgers Office of Community Affairs; Design Ideas; Advanced Printing; Steven C. Schechter, Esq.; Share and Harris.

Bibi – Christopher Beatty (Summit, New Jersey)

In this psychological thriller, a mother and daughter live in a secluded mansion that is hiding a terrible secret. After a tragic loss, Vivian Ashwood is failing to cope. Struggling to raise her daughter Bibi, she turns to prescription medication and alcohol to soothe her anxieties and depression. Soon, the lines begin to blur between Vivian's routine nightmare and her reality. A strange man begins stalking and tormenting Vivian, causing her to unravel even further. She turns to Bibi, her only confidant, to confirm what is real and what is delusion. Bibi, also devastated by the loss of her sister and upset at Vivian for not protecting them both, only makes Vivian more unsure of the truth. After continuous torment, Vivian searches to find a way to protect herself and Bibi from the stalker by whatever means necessary. 2023; 92 min

Gutter – Theodore Drusba (Montreal, Canada)

Mist. Dust. A bowling alley in the crosshair of a thunderstorm. A pregnant woman, a businessman and a widower find shelter in its midst. Pins are knocked down until gloomy moths kindle an outage. 2022; 22 min.

Admission is $15. Learn more and buy your ticket.

Watch both films online for 24 hours.

Accessibility Services:

  • Captioning

If you anticipate needing any type of accommodation or have questions about the access provided, please call Al Nigrin at 908-239-3481 or email njmac@aol.com in advance of your participation.