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STRUT! debuts on TV!

For the first time ever, STRUT! can be seen in its entirety on the small screen. ...more

RAAB-ID: Entrepreneur/Filmmaker Takes Mummery to the Max

April 2002

by Gary Thompson Cover Story: Philadelphia Daily News, April, 4 2002 IF MAX RAAB knows what people want, and he usually does, then right now, we're in a string band state of mind. ...more


April 2002

by Ron Goldwyn Philadelphia Daily News, Thursday, April 4, 2002 Finally, in cinematic form, we get an answer to that age-old befuddling Philadelphia question: What's a Mummer? Yeah, we all know Mummery when we see it. ...more

STRUT! Screens in Chicago

Chicago Reader, October 2004

STRUT! Held in Philadelphia every New Year's Day, the Mummers Parade ranks as one of the country's most peculiar institutions: hundreds of men from tough working-class neighborhoods inhale beer and dress up as women, wearing elaborate self-designed outfits of silk and sequins, as rival brigades compete for what one participant calls "bragging rights. ...more

Mummers will strut on TV, after all

December 9, 2003

Channel 17 will air parade for 10th year By Ron Goldwyn-Philadelphia Daily News goldwyr@phillynews. ...more

The 2002 Philadelphia Festival of World Cinema

March 2002

The Philadelphia Film Society selected STRUT! to open the 2002 Philadelphia Festival of World Cinema, April 4-6 2002. ...more

Auld Lang sign-off? Mummers lack TV deal for New Year's Day

November 20, 2003

by Gail Shister INQUIRER Television Columnist With the clock ticking, it's looking less and less likely that the 2004 Mummers Parade will be televised on New Year's Day. ...more

The Hamptons International Film Festival

October 2001

The Hamptons International Film Festival announces STRUT! as the winner of the 2001 Audience Award for Best Documentary Feature. ...more

From the Hamptons International Film Festival Program:

October 2001

  Max L. ...more

Philly's Mummers Strut Their Stuff

October 2001

  Strut garners its first rave review in the small yet hugely influential East Hamton Star. ...more


October 2002

“STRUT!” — a joyous documentary that tells the story of the Philadelphia Mummers—has been chosen for both the Rehoboth Beach Independent Film Festival and the NJ State Film Festival. ...more


September 2002

“STRUT!” — a joyous documentary that tells the story of the Philadelphia Mummers — has been chosen for the first Wilmington Independent Film Festival. ...more