As you're probably aware, the internet is made of cats.
A still from Edward Valibus' "Cat/Yoga".
And yet, aside from a pair disastrous vehicles for Sandy Duncan
and Hallie Berry
, cats are sadly underrepresented in feature films. That is about to change.
Tonight at the Malco Ridgeway, Indie Memphis is presenting Kedi
, an epic documentary about seven feral cats who live in Istanbul. If you've ever had the misfortune to sit through Lil Bub & Friendz
, you might not feel that a feature length cat documentary is in your best interest. Be assured, this is not like that. Indie Wire
"The Citizen Kane
of the cat genre." Behold, this fancy feast of a trailer.
is a short film by Memphis filmmaker and noted cat enthusiast Edward Valibus. Shot by Valibus and Kevin Brooks at Crosstown Arts, "Cat/Yoga" pretty much does what it says on the label. The first show have already sold out, but a second 9 PM show has been added, and you can purchase tickets at the Indie Memphis website.