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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,

This Week in Cinema Tropical, September 16-23

CINEMA TROPICAL SCREENINGS: – The Other Side of the Wall Website – Amazonia: The Awakening of Florestania Website – ‘Urbanworld Film Festival’ Website OTHER SCREENINGS AND FESTIVALS:Website – Disobedience Website – Zuza Homem de Jazz Website – Cantinflas Website – Tranny Fag Website – The Prosecutors Website – Desperado  Website – ‘Nova Frontier Film Festival’ Website

EDIE Starring Sheila Hancock Opens TOMORROW in NYC (9/6)

Believing that it’s never too late, newly widowed Edie (Sheila Hancock) embarks on a trip to the Scottish Highlands to fulfill her dream of climbing the intimidating Mt. Suilven, striking up a friendship with a young climber along the way.   The Film: https://www.musicboxfilms.com/film/edie/ Watch the

This Week with Cinema Tropical, August 25 – September 9

In honor of Labor Day Long Weekend, we’re here to provide a special double feature of all Latin American film screenings happening in the next two weeks. This Saturday head up to the New York Botanical Garden for the next installment of our ‘Cinema Brasileiro’ film series. We’re pleased to

After School Special Screenings, Events Internship, and More @ Center for Communication

SVA’s After School Special Screenings Return Sept. 18 Featuring some of School of Visual Arts’ most accomplished film, TV, animation, and visual effects alumni, the After School Special festival runs Sept. 18-22 at the SVA Theatre, with screenings, premieres of new work, and behind-the-scenes looks at cinema and television hits and classics (including Spider-Man: Into

Screening of “La Flor” @ Film at Lincoln Center

LA FLOR A film by Mariano Llinás A decade in the making, Mariano Llinás’s La Flor is an unrepeatable labor of love and madness that redefines the concept of binge viewing. The director himself shows up at the start to preview the six episodes that await, each starring

Upcoming CinemaTropical Latin American Film Events

ARNALDO ANTUNES: IN HIS OWN WORDS Com a Palavra, Arnaldo Antunes / Marcelo Machado / Brazil / 2018 /  80 min. / In Portuguese with English subtitles FILM SCREENING – US PREMIERE! When: Tuesday, July 30. 7:30pm Where: Anthology Film Archives 32 Second Avenue, New

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