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SU 19 Festival Film | Waiting: The Van Duren Story (Midwest Premier)

  • Trylon Cinema 2820 East 33rd Street Minneapolis, MN, 55406 United States (map)

Screening date: Sat. November 17, 2018
Time: 2:45 PM
Venue: Trylon Cinema
Cost: $12 in advance / $14 at the door
Category: Midwest Premier
Run Time/Year/Country: 80 min, 2018, Australia
Director: Greg Carey & Wade Jackson

Sponsored by Australian Consulate-General Chicago & Peace Coffee

Co-Director Wade Jackson, Producer Jonathan Sequeira and subject Van Duren in attendance.


In the 1970’s, out of the Memphis-Big Star scene came Van Duren, who was tipped to be the next Paul McCartney but instead faded into obscurity. Forty years later, two Australian friends come across his record and set out to discover what went wrong.