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4-26-19 Newport Beach, CA - WORLD PREMIERE - SOLD OUT!

8:30pm on Friday April 26th, at the Lido Theater as part of the Newport Beach Film Festival

5-18-19 Brisbane, Australia - SOLD OUT!

Saturday 18th May 2019 6pm New Farm Cinemas - with Q and A and after party

presented by Ska Punk Brisbane

5-21-19 Washington, DC - SOLD OUT!

E Street Cinema on Tuesday, May 21 at 8:00 pm presented by SuperNova

6-9-19 Bethlehem, PA

7:00pm on Sunday June 9th at the Frank Banko Alehouse Cinemas ArtsQuest Center

6-9-19 San Francisco, CA at SF Docfest

7:00pm on Sunday June 9th at the Roxie Theater - DOUBLE FEATURE with DANCE CRAZE!!

6-12-19 San Francisco, CA at SF Docfest 

9:00pm on Wednesday June 13th at the Roxie Theater - 2nd screening

6-13-19 Bend, OR - SOLD OUT!

8:00pm on Thursday June 13th at McMenamins Old St. Francis School - Northwest premiere followed by Q and A with director Taylor Morden.

6-20-19 Long Beach, CA 

Thursday 6-20-19 at the Art Theater in Long Beach, 2 showings: 7:00pm and 9:30pm

each with a Q & A with the filmmakers

7-7-19 Philadelphia, PA

Sunday, July 7th, 4:30pm Matinee Philadelpia Premiere w/ Rathskeller! at PhilaMOCA

7-10-19 Asbury Park, NJ 

Wednesday July 10th in Asbury Park, NJ at The Showroom.  7:30pm showtime.

Hosted by the Aftermath Collective

7-10-19 Denver, CO - SOLD OUT!

Wednesday July 10th at 7:00 PM at the Sie FilmCenter, Hosted by the Denver Film Society

Q&A with the filmmakers to follow

7-11-19 Toronto, Canada

Thursday July 11th, Movie at 8pm - live performances to follow from The Classy Wrecks and The Topshots
All Ages/19+ Event Doors 8pm The Grand Gerrard - 1035 Gerrard St. E

7-12-19 Brooklyn, NY W/ Scott Klopfenstein  - SOLD OUT!

The Paper Box Theater, 7pm on Friday, July 12th VIP screening with Q & A and Meet & Greet

followed by a live performance from Scott Klopfenstein (of Reel Big Fish) and freinds

7-12-19 Glasgow, Scotland

Centre for Contemporary Arts on Friday, 12th July at 8:00 pm presented by Pity Party Film Club

7-18-19 SanDiego, CA

7pm at Ken Cinema, with Q&A featuring filmmakers and Jon Pebsworth from Buck-O-Nine.  Also, with your admission-a free ska show next door! (4079 Adams) at the Ken Club (21+) Begining at 7PM, featuring a great line up of Ska bands: The Steady 45's, Bite Me Bambi, Beta 7, Mochileros, City Soul Club DJ's and a ska inpsired art show by Shawnn Foley.Presented by Mixtape Mixtape podcast.

7-20-19 Kansas City, MO 

Saturday July 20th, at the Screenland Armor.

7-27-19 Portland, OR - SOLD OUT!

Saturday 7-27, at 8pm at Cider Riot! 807 NE Couch St., Portland, OR, 97232

Limited screening seats available, so get your tickets now before they all disappear! Movie starts at 9pm sharp! Come early and stay after to enjoy skalicious ciders, beer, popcorn, and selector sounds from special guest DJs spinning 90’s Ska on vinyl!

7-27-19 Chicago, IL - SOLD OUT!

Saturday 7-27, at Beat Kichen, 3:00pm

Join Beat Kitchen, & Pop Motion Pictures for a very special screening of 'Pick It Up: Ska In The '90s' featuring a post-film Q&A hosted by Chuck Wren of Jump Up Records.  

8-19-19 Orlando, FL 

Music Mondays at the Enzian theater, 8-19-19 at 9:30pm

8-23-19 Phoenix, AZ  - SOLD OUT!

Friday, 8-23-19 at Filmbar in Phoenix AZ - 8:00pm  - Arizona Premiere!

2nd Showing added at 10:30pm!

8-24-19 Boston, Mass  - SOLD OUT!

Saturday, 8/24 at the Somerville Theater - 7:30pm - Followed by a Q&A hosted by David McWane of Big D and the Kids Table

8-29-19 Kansas City, MO 

Thursday, 8-29 at the Screenland Armour

9-8-19 Phoenix, AZ 

Encore presentation at Filmbar in Phoenix AZ

9-12-19 Columbus, OH 

September 12th at 9:00pm special screening as part of the Film Festival of Columbus

Q&A with Animator Sarah Schmidt to follow.

9-14-19 Klamath Falls, OR - Winner - Best Feature (North)

September 14th at 8:55pm special screening as part of the Klamath Independent Film Festival

Q&A with film makers to follow.   

9-20-19 Pittsburgh, PA 

Special Screening with Live performance by Scott Klopfenstein of Reel Big Fish!

Film screening with live Q & A to follow.  At the Oaks theater 7:00pm

9-21-19 Denver, CO - SOLD OUT!

Screening as part of the DocuWest film festival in Denver, CO! Saturday Sept. 21st at the Alamo Drafthouse

9-25-19 London, England - Raindance Film Festival

Special screening as an official selection of the Raindance film festival 2019

9-27-19 London, England - Raindance Film Festival 

Special screening as an official selection of the Raindance film festival 2019

9-27-19 Irving, TX 

Special Screening with Live performance by Scott Klopfenstein of Reel Big Fish!

Film screening with live Q & A to follow.  Alamo Draft House 

9-28-19 Tijuana, Mexico 

September 14th (with spanish subtitles) 

9-29-19 Houston, TX

Special Screening with Live performance by Scott Klopfenstein of Reel Big Fish!

Film screening with live Q & A to follow.  At Super Happy Fun Land

10-5-19 Detroit, MI - SOLD OUT!

Abbey Productions presents: October 5th in Detroit Michigan at Otus Supply.  Doors at 6pm movie at 7.  With Q&A hosted by J. Navarro of the Suicide Machines.  Plus a live performance by the Collection and DJ Pocket Sounds.

10-17-19 - Montreal, Canada - Montreal Ska Fest 

October 17 2019 we will be screening the film as part of the Montreal Ska Fest! at the Diving Bell S.C.

10-18-19 Ciudad de México, Mexico

Special screening as part of the NON STOP SKA Festival

10-26-19 Eugene, OR - SOLD OUT!

At the Broadway Metro theater, with a Q&A with the film makers and Oregon SKA alumni including Steve from the Cherry Poppin' Daddies! 

10-27-19 Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil - SOLD OUT!

Abraskadabra apresenta: Pick it Up, o ska nos anos 90!  at Basement Cultural

11-9-19 St. Louis, MO - SOLD OUT!

DJ Knucksie presents: Nov. 9th at Pop's Blue Moon. 7pm.  3rd wave ska record spin from 3pm-6pm.  Ska Prizes, Special guests, lots of fun!

11-16-19 Calgary, Alberta Canada - SOLD OUT!

7pm at the Globe Cinema, Followed by an awesome ska after party across the street at Vern's Pub featuring Class Action, Dr. James Ready, The Galacticas, Jelly Bean & Hawaiian Dave.

11-17-19 - Minneapolis, MN - Sound Unseen

Official Selection of the Sound Unseen Film Festival - Sunday, November 17, 2019
7:45 pm / Doors open at 7:15pm  - Bryant Lake Bowl - cabaret theater


11-19-19 and 11-21-19 Hammond / Westville IN

Student only screening at Purdue Northwest, followed by a lecture on the history of ska lead by author Heather Augustyn.  4pm 11/19 Gyte Bldng. rm 103 Hammond Campus.  11/21 Library student faculty bldng rm. 002 4pm

1-17-20 - Los Angeles, CA - Echo Park Film Center

8pm, Echo Park Film Center, 1200 N. Alvarado, Los Angeles CA

2-5-20 - Hamburg Germany - Lichmess Kino 

Tickets are 8 EUR + fees, doors are at 7:30pm, screening starts at 8pm

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2-7-20 - Phoenix, AZ - Filmbar 

Official selection of the Indie Film Fest, come see Pick It Up! as the opening night film! Movie starts at 8pm

3-20-20 - Vienna, Austria - Schikaneder - Cancelled due to Covid 19

Filmpräsentation (Schikaneder) SKA im Kino - das gibt es nicht? Doch am 20.03.2020 präsentiert euch die Skanking Night die viel umjubelte Dokumentation der 90er Ska Szene von Taylor Morden. Mit dabei sind alle Stars der Zeit wie Tim Armstrong, The Mighty Mighty Bosstones, Reel Big Fish, No Doubt .... 

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