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4/12: THE FILMS OF BROOKLYN FIRE PROOF CLASSROOM

RADICAL NEW FILM WORKSHOP PROGRAM CREATED BY BROOKLYN FIRE PROOF, INAUGURAL SCREENING ANNOUNCED Brooklyn Fire Proof Classroom Brings Together Legendary Filmmaking Collective Millennium Film Workshop and Job Path for New Media Education BROOKLYN, NY – Brooklyn Fire Proof (BFP), the creative complex of movie studios,

July on Filmatique: Ecologies

  July on Filmatique: Ecologies Filmatique’s Ecologies series continues with Ixcanul, Jayro Bustamante’s stunning portrayal of female indigeneity that immerses the spectator in the rhythms of a disappearing world, amidst ever-present threats of geological rupture and encroaching modernity. To watch our current releases click here.  Membership required. FLMTQ membership is $4.95/month.

“Rojo” Screening, July 12 @ Film at Lincoln Center

ROJO Benjamín Naishtat, Argentina/Belgium/Brazil/Germany/France/Switzerland, 2018, 109 min. In Spanish with English subtitles  THEATRICAL RELEASE!  When: Opens Friday, July 12 Where: Film at Lincoln Center and the Quad Cinema, New York Tickets: Film at Lincoln Center: https://www.filmlinc.org/films/rojo/ Quad Cinema: https://quadcinema.com/film/rojo/ Facebook Event;  Set in Argentina during the Dirty War, on the

The Death of the Master Screening, July 11 @ 7:15 pm

THE DEATH OF THE MASTER A film by José María Avilés La muerte del maestro, Ecuador/Argentina, 2018, 62 min. In Spanish with English subtitles U.S. Premiere! Co-presented by Kinoscope and the Ecuadorian Film Festival New York (EFFNY) “On April 16, 2016, a severe earthquake hit coastal Ecuador. José María

Cloud Zero – Screening at the IFP

Cloud Zero is proud to share its first “private” screening at the IFP in Dumbo on Tuesday, July 9th at 2:30 PM.  Address:  Made in NY Media Center by IFP 30 John St, Brooklyn, NY 11201 (F train “York Street” stop)   The theater has

July Programs at the Museum of the City of New York

Summer is the perfect time to explore NYC! Dive into the City’s history through our exhibitions, like Cycling in the City, which was just featured on NYC-Arts; experience our lineup of unique programs, from film screenings to tastings and conversations; and be a part of the most influential

Discounted Student Passes for Stareable Fest 2019

July 19-21 2019 Stareable Fest is a 3 day celebration of excellence in web series and digital video. It’s half creator convention, with a dozen workshops and panels on leveling up your skills, and half festival, with networking, parties, screenings, and award. Brought to you

Cinema Tropical Events

THE CHAMBERMAID THEATRICAL RELEASE Mexico / 2019 / 102 minutes / Color / 2.35:1 / Spanish with English subtitles When: Wednesday, June 26 – Tuesday, July 9 Where: Film Forum, New York Tickets: https://filmforum.org/film/the-chambermaid Facebook Event A poignant and delicate class portrait, The Chambermaid follows Eve — played by the

May on Filmatique: American Indie II

Filmatique’s American Indie II series continues with Sophia Takal’s Green, which charts a topography of a woman’s fragile, jealous mind when ensconced with her boyfriend in the bucolic hinterlands of upstate New York. To watch our current releases click here.  Membership required. FLMTQ membership is $4.95/month.  First month free.  

IN THE AISLES opens 6/14 in NYC

New German Language Film IN THE AISLES opens 6/14 in NYC Music Box Films is excited to announce the upcoming release of In the Aisles – an affecting and bittersweet glimpse into the shared connections of a motley group of nightshift workers at a big box store,

“Through Her Eyes: The Personal Is Political”

Please join us for series of features, presented at “Through Her Eyes: The Personal Is Political”  featuring the new documentary feature by our own  Media Studies part-time faculty member, Savanna Washington “Playing Frisbee in North Korea”  See details below! FIND TICKETS HERE

The Washing Society Screening and Talkback, Mon 5/20 @ 7pm

Lynne Sachs and Lizzie Olesker’s recent documentary The Washing Society, which investigates the obscured labor within NYC’s laundromats, will be screening next week Monday 5/20 @ 7pm The Washing Society Next Week! Mon 5/20 7pm, DCTV | $8   When you drop off a bag of dirty laundry, who’s

New York Premiere of STRANGE BUT TRUE, May 9 @ 7:15pm

On Thursday, May 9 we’ll be presenting the New York Premiere of STRANGE BUT TRUE (Extraño pero verdadero) by Mexican filmmaker Michel Lipkes. Michel will be present for a post-screening Q&A and conversation. The film comes as part of our ongoing series in partnership with Anthology Film Archives and Proyector,

This Week in Cinema Tropical

This week there’s still time to enjoy a wonderful selection of films from the Tribeca Film Festival. Several Latinx authors have been included in this prestigious festival, showcasing the great talent of the tropical latitudes and touching on subjects such as immigration, trauma, music, and street

This Week in Cinema Tropical

New York has an extensive offering of Latin American film this week, so don’t miss the remarkable range of selections screening around the city. This Saturday, Cinema Tropical, the Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies at NYU, and the World Council of Peoples for the United Nations/What Moves You? are

Doc Talk: “Depth Two,” April 22 @ 1PM

DOC STUDIES PRESENTS @tnsdocstudies Monday, Apr 22 at 1 PM Kellen Auditorium, Ground Floor, 66 Fifth Avenue It’s hard to describe the experience of watching this film — at one level it’s a forensic telling of a dreadful story that gradually reveals its secrets, while simultaneously creating

Attend the Premiere of “Bodegaverse,” May 5

“Welcome to Bodegaverse!” Two bodega clerks, Karen and Mamoudou, realize their boss’ beloved bodega cat, Carter, has gone missing on what seems like the worst day ever. Bodegaverse is a five episode web series that takes place over the course of a day. The series

Indocumentales Presents “The Unafraid,” April 27

You are all invited to an upcoming screening of Anayansi Prado and Heather Courtney’s documentary, “THE UNAFRAID” (2018). The film will be screened on Saturday, April 27th, 6:00 pm at NYU’s King Juan Carlos Center (KJCC). “THE UNAFRAID” is a feature-length documentary that follows the

Sign Up for “The River and the Wall” Screening

From Director Ben Masters and the Team behind UNBRANDED “Visually stunning and politically sharp” – The Hollywood Reporter Special Advance Screenings! Sign up here and see this stunning documentary before anyone else! In partnership with TUGG Screenings, you can see the film at special select screenings in over 200

“Dis-Ease Film Screening with Mariam Ghani” at the Graduate Center CUNY, April 5th @ 6:30pm

Join us Friday, April 5th at 6:30 PM in Elebash Recital Hall for a film screening of Dis-Ease with Mariam Ghani followed by a panel discussion with the filmmaker and her team of graduate research assistants Harry Blain, Juliana Broad, Eileen Clancy, Jacob Clary, Josh LaMore, Christian Lewis, and Dilara O’Neil. Free and open to the public. Click here to RSVP. Dis-Ease Film Screening with Mariam Ghani