“The Man in the Red Beret”


Next Screenings

Free: 5 p.m., February 21, at the Tulane University School of Public Health & Tropical Medicine, 1440 Canal Street.

Derek Bridges and Jude Acers will be in attendance.

2 p.m., February 29, at the Prison City Film Festival in Huntsville, TX.

Movie nominated for BEST DOCUMENTARY FEATURE and Derek Bridges for BEST DOCUMENTARY FEATURE DIRECTOR

For ticket information: Prison City Film Festival

Free: 3:30 p.m., April 3 at the New Orleans Jazz Museum.

Event listing: New Orleans Jazz Museum

Come join us as we celebrate Jude Acers’ 80th birthday (which is April 6).

 

Other News

“The Man in the Red Beret” wins BEST DOCUMENTARY FEATURE @ Abita Springs International Film Festival (January 2024).

And a special thank you to the Zeitgeist Theater & Lounge for a week of screenings in November/December 2023.

Derek Bridges on stage for a Q & A following the November 29 screening at Zeitgeist Theater & Lounge. In the foreground, Baylee Badawy and Jude Acers. Photo credit: Tami Hills

Press:

Jude Acers: Chess master, living legend (Tulane Hullabaloo)

First Abita Springs International Film Festival a smash hit (Nola.com)

Documentary about French Quarter chess master Jude Acers premieres at Zeitgeist Theatre on Nov. 29 (Gambit)

Chess champ Jude Acers has been a French Quarter icon for 40 years (Nola.com)

TMP 251: JUDE ACERS, DEREK BRIDGES, & BAYLEE BADAWY: CHECK MATES (Troubled Men Podcast)

AUG. 9TH – FILMMAKER DEREK BRIDGES (THE MAN IN THE RED BERET) (WILDSOUND’S THE FILM PODCAST)