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Bright Lights Film kicked off its fall 2021 series on Wednesday, September 22 with the documentary “On These Grounds”. The film was created by three alumni, Garret Zevgetis ’05, Kevin Bright ’76 and Christopher Dawkins ’16, who joined together with activists, geographers and North Carolina sheriffs to “expose over-policing in schools ”. The Bright Lights …

Dr Martens has announced new episodes of the Dr. Martens Presents: Music & Film series, which will reach out to local music communities in Los Angeles and New York City by showcasing artists, musicians and super fans in the spaces they have helped to create. The six-part documentary-style short series will be narrated by six …

Five years ago, Tom Holland joined the Marvel Cinematic Universe to play Peter Parker, aka Spider-Man, and he’s appeared in as many films since then. Well, for now, like this December Spider-Man: No Path Home will mark his sixth appearance as a Web-Slinger, and judging by the reports and the trio’s trailer, there’s a lot …

Longtime shoe brand Dr. Martens has announced its 2021 model “Dr. Martens Presents: Music & Film Series,” which explores the music communities of New York and Los Angeles through the prism of six emerging filmmakers: Chelsea Odufu , Wes O’Connor, Ali Roberto, Jeanette D. Moses, Ambar Navarro and Fredgy Noël. In partnership with Collide Agency, …

David Fincher is in partnership with Netflix on “Voir”, a new documentary series of visual essays celebrating cinema. Netflix, or at least the Twitter account dedicated to its films, thrilled moviegoers Tuesday after tweeting: “Something special is coming tomorrow from David Fincher …” More Variety Alas, this “Something Special” is not a third season of …

David Fincher is teaming up with Netflix to “See”, a new visual essay documentary series celebrating cinema. Netflix, or at least the Twitter account dedicated to its films, rocked moviegoers Tuesday after tweeting: “Something special is coming tomorrow from David Fincher …” Alas, this “Something Special” is not a third season of “Mindhunter” or a …

Screen Star of Tomorrow 2018 London-based Koby Adom production company DBK Studios has teamed up with Sky Studios to make five short films, titled Unearthed stories, to help raise the profile of emerging and diverse black filmmakers in the UK. The five filmmakers are Charlene Wango (who assisted Rapman while he was making his first …

WATERVILLE – The Maine Film Center announces the launch of a film series titled “(some of) The Best of Wes (So Far)”, featuring films directed by Wes Anderson, in anticipation of his upcoming feature film , “The French Dispatch”. The screenings will take place every Monday at 7 p.m. until November 1. Tickets are available …

Chinese-language cinema will be the focus of an upcoming series of virtual lectures and films co-sponsored by the English Department’s Center for Global Film and the Confucius Institute. The series will begin at 4 p.m. on October 21 with a Zoom talk by Christopher Rea, professor of modern Chinese literature at the University of British …

Click to enlarge Courtesy of MonteVideo “Chicana Stardust” by Benjamin Huerta and Itamar Lilienthal will be on the program of a short film program presented at Mission Marquee Plaza on October 9th. After a year of delay due to the pandemic, a new series of sci-fi films is finally arriving to land in the town …

WATERVILLE – The Maine Film Center is launching a film series, “(some of) The Best of Wes (So Far),” featuring films directed by Wes Anderson, in anticipation of his upcoming feature, “The French Dispatch “. Screenings are scheduled for 7 p.m. every Monday through November 1 at 17 Railroad Square. Tickets are available at the …

Indigenous Advocacy and Student Support Team’s Fall 2021 film series to begin with documentary discussion Our minds don’t speak English at 4:30 p.m. on October 5 on Zoom. The discussion will be chaired by Dr Ann Haugo, Director of the School of Drama and Dance and Nitakechi Muckintubbee, President of TRIBE. “It was genocide, by …

Indigenous Advocacy and Student Support Team’s Fall 2021 film series to continue with documentary discussion The Peyote route at 4:30 p.m. on November 11 via Zoom. Any interested member of the Illinois State University community is welcome to attend. The Peyote route, narrated by Peter Coyote, is expected to be screened independently, and is available …

As part of the Living Writers Friday Night film series, “Arrival“, the American sci-fi drama directed by Denis Villeneuve was screened in the Golden Auditorium of Little Hall on Friday, September 24. Staff, students and guests gathered in the auditorium to follow the story of linguist Louise Banks, played by actor Amy Adams., whose narrative …

At the start of the pandemic – when we found ourselves bonded at home – few things offered comfort like the movies. Projectionist Ana Mathews stands in the projectionist booth at the Muenzinger Auditorium ahead of the screening of “Walker” on September 25, 2021 for the CU International Film Series. (Rolf Kjolseth / Courtesy photo) …

Click to enlarge Warner Bros. Home entertainment Chadwick Boseman stars as Jackie Robinson in sports drama 42. As part of its black history film series, the San Antonio African American Community Archive and Museum (SAAACAM) is showing the 2013 sports drama 42 about baseball player Jackie Robinson, who became the first African American to play …

DeKALB – The Egyptian Theater will host a horror film series featuring a movie every Tuesday until Halloween. Films played as part of the horror film series include “Poltergeist” this Tuesday, “Gremlins” on October 5, “Misery” on October 12 and “The Shining” on October 19. The selected films will be shown on what is the …

Click to enlarge Courtesy of Neon Always Ailey The Burlington-based Film series on architecture and design, now in its ninth season, has a singular goal for its three organizers: to share beauty with the community. The free series consists of eight documentary films selected by architect Andrew Chardain, artist Lynda Reeves McIntyre and Ecological Vermont …

MISSOULA, Mont. – The 2021 season of the Big Sky film series kicks off Thursday for audiences to enjoy a variety of documentaries at in-person screening and online streaming events. The free community series offers innovative films and opportunities for audiences to engage with directors. The 2021 season starts with Become Cousteau Thursday September 23 …

Abby hooverEditor-in-chief The American Jazz Museum will present “Lights, Camera, Vine! , A three-day free movie series that explores the impact of jazz music on cinema in America. This series was created in partnership with local filmmakers Rodney Thompson and Diallo French. From Thursday, September 30 through Saturday, October 2, the films include two iconic …

Anna Feder is the curator of the Bright Lights Film Series. The college’s Bright Lights Film Series announced their fall 2021 lineup on Sept. 7, featuring 12 documentary films that highlight social justice issues. The series is curated by VMA Professor Anna Feder and each screening is free to the Emerson community and general public. …

Nitehawk Cinema Expands Its Programming Team. The chain, which has branches in Williamsburg and Prospect Park in Brooklyn, NY, hired Cristina Cacioppo and Desmond Thorne to augment its programming staff. They will both report to John Woods, Nitehawk’s director of programming and acquisitions. Cacioppo recently programmed for the Alamo Drafthouse in downtown Brooklyn, where she …

Nitehawk Cinema expands its programming team. The chain, which has branches in Williamsburg and Prospect Park in Brooklyn, NY, hired Cristina Cacioppo and Desmond Thorne to augment its programming staff. They will both report to John Woods, Nitehawk’s director of programming and acquisitions. Cacioppo recently programmed for the Alamo Drafthouse in downtown Brooklyn, where she …

Barcelona-based digital marketplace Filmarket Hub and Sitges Festival in Catalonia have unveiled this year’s lineups for Sitges Pitchbox, an international pitching event focused on genre feature films and series in development. This year’s event will take place October 8-15 as part of the industry’s broader activities at the Sitges Film Festival. Representatives of each project …

HOLLAND – The Hope College Knickerbocker fall film series will continue the college’s long tradition of presenting current independent and international films. The series will feature four films, each lasting one week, starting with “Rita Moreno: Just a Girl Who Decided to Go” from September 27 to October 27. 2; “Fall in love with Figaro” …

Wes andersonthe new film of The French dispatch will finally be released on October 22. To celebrate, the French Institute in New York asked the director to organize a series of films that have influenced his own work, titled Wes Anderson’s French Connection, which runs September 14 to October 26 at FIAF Florence Gould Hall …

Bryant Park will launch its “Broadway to Film” series tonight as part of the iconic Bryant Park Movie Nights. The lineup includes screenings of three films currently returning to Broadway this fall. RED MILL! featuring Ewan McGregor and Nicole kidman will be screened today, Tuesday September 14; The Phantom of the Opera, the film version …

America Ferrera in the 2002 film, Real women have curves. The film will premiere on September 21, 2021 as part of NAU’s annual Tuesday Night Film Series. PAUL HELFORD NAU School of Communication PAUL DONNELLY Department of Comparative Cultural Studies NAU’s long-running Tuesday night movie series is back. Unlike in the past, this year’s series …

Athena Cinema presented a new film series aimed at providing an accessible theatrical experience to visitors, which features contemporary independent film screenings. From this weekend and every Saturday in September, the theater will offer a unique and limited screening of a contemporary art film. Along with films, the theater will create inclusive events for all, …

CLINTON – The Hamilton College Fall Film Series (Forum on Image and Language in Motion) returns for the fall semester 2021. All events are free and take place in the Bradford Auditorium in the Kirner-Johnson building on the Hamilton campus. The FILM series welcomes members of the public fully vaccinated against COVID-19. All visitors must …

Joel prince Athena Cinema presented a new film series aimed at providing an accessible theatrical experience to visitors, which features contemporary independent film screenings. This week, the Athena Cinema begins its series of films accessible to all. Every Saturday in September, the theater will offer a unique and limited screening of a contemporary art film. …

Churchill Arts Council Wednesday, September 8, 2021 September is Cinema Month at the Churchill Arts Council.The first of the films begins Friday with the 2006 film, Pan’s Labyrinth, and ends with Minari on September 24.The Oats Park Arts Center box office, art bar and galleries open at 6 p.m. and the film begins at 7 …

CONWAY, Ark. (September 7, 2021) – The Windgate Museum of Art (WMA) at Hendrix College is proud to announce its new film series, Cinema and the changing American South, presented as part of the exhibition, Towards the South: photographs of and on the New South. This captivating ten-film series begins September 22 and will screen …

WILTON – He is best known as the director of the original “Dracula” (1931) starring Bela Lugosi and the first cult classic “Freaks” (1932), a horror film starring disabled circus performers. But long before these macabre masterpieces, director Tod Browning pushed the boundaries of cinema while developing his craft in the silent era. Often collaborating …

The series will begin with a free screening of Diane Kurys’ 1977 feature film “Peppermint Soda” on September 14. “French Dispatch” director Wes Anderson is such a stranger to sharing his favorite movies. Now he’s partnered with the Alliance Française de Institut français (FIAF) for a seven-film series devoted to Anderson’s favorite French feature films. …

Director of “French Dispatch” Wes anderson is so stranger to share his favorite movies. Now it is twinned with the French Institute Alliance française (FIAF) for a series of seven films devoted to Anderson’s favorite French feature films. The screening series will coincide with the release of Anderson’s next feature film, the aforementioned “French Dispatch” …

Oscar-winning director Kevin Willmott will be part of a panel after the screening by the San Antonio African American Community Archives and Museum. SAN ANTONIO – A multi-month San Antonio African American Community Archives and Museum (SAAACAM) effort to educate and entertain families about black stories, with links to Alamo City, continues Friday night with …

Millenium Park Summer Film Series – “The Rocky Horror Picture Show” | 09/14/2021 | Choose Chicago Sep14 This notorious horror parody – a quick medley of camp, sci-fi, and rock’n’roll, among others – traces the exploits of naive couple Brad (Barry Bostwick) and Janet (Susan Sarandon) after they stumbled upon the lair of transvestite Dr. …

UTICA – After being on hiatus last year due to COVID, Film @ UC, a long-standing tradition in the community, will welcome vaccinated / masked people to the Utica College campus to watch interesting films again and difficult to find at no cost. This semester’s moviegoers will enjoy the story of a Tibetan entrepreneur haunted …

Writer’s Note: I was in high school when I first heard of “James Bond” and “007”. A classmate invited me to go to the movies and a James Bond movie was showing. I don’t remember the name of the movie, but I still remember great shots of beaches and resorts somewhere in the Caribbean, lots …

Liz Pahl met Ada Woodson Adams and Carol Kuhre while working for the Athens County Foundation in the mid-2010s. “I remember thinking, ‘I’ve heard their names,” Pahl said. “But when I learned of their contributions in this area, I was blown away.” Kuhre, a longtime community organizer, co-founded Rural Action and had been its executive …

They’re coming to get you, Barbara!Picture: Blumhouse TV / Amazon Studios Last week we shared the first look at Black as the night, one of four new horror films arriving on Amazon Prime in October as part of the “Welcome to the Blumhouse“series. Today there is a very funny trailer showing footage from all the …

Six award-winning Jewish-themed films produced in the United States, Syria, Israel, Italy and Poland and will screen in person and virtually starting October 6, for six consecutive weeks. All films have been recognized at festivals in the United States, Europe and Israel. The series is brought to the community by the Jewish Federation of Greater …

OTTAWA, ON, 23 Aug 2021 / CNW / – Upside down, one of the biggest 2SLGBTQ + film festivals in North America and the largest promoter and distributor of 2SLGBTQ + content in Canada, presents The Inside Out x RBC Drive-In Tour in Ottawa. The tour will screen feature films ahead of their theatrical release, …

The QC Environmental Film Series, which begins August 29, will be presented by the Joyce and Tony Singh Family Foundation, River Action and Nahant Marsh. Admission to the five films is $ 20, otherwise $ 5 per film. Here is an overview of the schedule of films that will be screened at 2 p.m. at …

VATICAN CITY – This week Pope Francis met none other than Jesus in St. Peter’s Square. While greeting the faithful on Wednesday August 11, the Pope spoke with Jonathan Roumie, who plays Christ in the series “The Chosen Ones” and was visiting Rome to promote the show. “Meeting the Pope was essentially the fulfillment of …

EXCLUSIVE: Nominated for Oscars and Emmy Awards POV shorts, from American Documentary, is slated to launch its fourth season via PBS and streamed on POV.org on September 6. This season will feature 13 new, diverse non-fiction shorts across 7 episodes addressing the complexities of family, identity and community. “This is a deeply touching group of …

Pitchfork is proud to announce a new film series at Chicago’s Music Box Theater, featuring three beloved musical films – 20 feet of fame, I’m trying to break your heart, and Josie and the Pussycats– follow-up of extraordinary guests in conversation with contributors and Pitchfork staff before Pitchfork Music Festival 2021. The film series will …

In theaters last weekend was the biographical tear Joe bell, which tells the true story of a heartbroken father who traveled across the country to raise awareness of bullying and discrimination after the death of his teenage son. It’s a heartfelt story of loss and mourning that aims to shatter misconceptions about masculinity. It is …

One of the few film series in the world dedicated to Holocaust films begins its fifth season next week. This year Teicholz Holocaust Remembrance Film Series, organized jointly with Los Angeles’ LA Holocaust Museum will present German films on the Holocaust, in order to “explore how German cinema has dealt with the complexities of the …