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A five-part film and music series opens Thursday at Coastal Roots Farm, a nonprofit Jewish community farm and education center based in Encinitas. This year’s Farm Film & Music series features documentary films, local musicians and community conversations about fair food systems, environmental justice and protecting the planet. The series is meant to educate and …

When Norfolk’s previous community festival – LaVitsef (festival spelled backwards) – ended, a Daily News editorial in that space proposed creating a new festival in honor of Johnny Carson. With that, the Great American Comedy Festival was finally born, and it’s been a mid-June tradition ever since. After a two-year absence due to COVID, the …

After five seasons on FX’s underrated comedy, “better things,” it seems Pamela Adlon is ready to enter the world of feature film. And she found the two ladies to lead the cast. READ MORE: ‘Holler’: Jessica Barden shines in drama about cleaning up the American dream [Review] According THRPamela Adlon is set to direct a …

“It doesn’t take a village, it takes close,” is how Lisa Wattier describes the effort to organize the Great American Comedy Festival each year. Wattier, executive director of the 13th festival from Thursday to Saturday June 16-18 at the Johnny Carson Theater in Norfolk, said the ‘to do list’ for the three-day event is almost …

The Texas Repertory Theater continues its 2022 season in the beautiful and historic Charles Bender Performing Arts Center with neil simonThe hysterical comedy of Last of the Red Hot Lovers. This new production features the Texas Rep favorite and Houston theater veteran Jeffrey S.Lane, Lauren Hance, Morgan Tyler and Rachel Brownhill under the direction of …

One of the qualities that I admire in Americans is their sense of humor. I grew up in a serious Indian society which did not know how to laugh and especially not at itself. I remember a silly political cartoon from my childhood that portrayed Indira Gandhi in an unflattering way and caused fierce debate …

The Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center (WHBPAC) will screen a selection of films from around the world right here in Westhampton throughout the summer. The Finest in World Cinema program returns to WHBPAC, showcasing first-run, independent and overseas films every Tuesday and Wednesday evening, June 7 through August 31. Each film has been carefully chosen …

LINCOLN, Neb (KLKN) — Marcus Theaters announced the return of the Kids Dream Family film series on Wednesday. Screenings will begin on Sunday and run through September 1. Admission to the movies will cost $3 per person, with $3 popcorn and soda available in the theater. The series will run Sunday, Monday, Wednesday and Thursday …

Click to enlarge Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Sean Connery stars as James Bond in Dr. No. The first two action films in Slab Cinema’s James Bond series, Six of 007, will screen over the next two weeks in downtown San Antonio. The series will debut on June 4 with the first film …

The new half-hour anthology series “Spotlights: A Showtime Short Film Series” features the work of various emerging filmmakers, Showtime has announced. All five episodes will premiere June 12 on streaming and on-demand for Showtime subscribers. Each episode of “Spotlights” will feature two to three short films that vary in subject matter, tone and perspective. Offering …

Mischa Dani Goodman, a West Hartford native and Hall High School graduate, stars in the comedy film “Unbridaled,” which premieres June 12. Scene from “Unbridaled”. Courtesy picture By Lisa S. Lenkiewicz When Michelle Goodman was 10, she was an “unnamed orphan” in the children’s theater production “Annie” at the Mandell JCC in West Hartford. Fast …