In conjunction with Antioch College’s course on the History of Cinema, professors Charles Fairbanks and Kelly Gallagher have curated four programs to lead viewers through the medium’s history, and (re-)introduce you to essential artworks from across the spectrum. Each film will be introduced and contextualized historically, in order to give attendees an understanding of its historical and artistic significance in cinematic history at The Little Art Theater in Yellow Springs. Each showing runs $5. Charles Fairbanks is in the process of completing his first feature film, a hybrid … [Read more...] about Moving Pictures: A History Of Cinema In Four Acts
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Local filmmaker and writer Holly Hudson is producing the local screening of the NYC-based traveling short film show - the 34th Asbury Short Film Concert at the Little Art Theatre on Thursday, Oct. 15th. The Speaking Suns will play an acoustic opening set before the screenings begin. Asbury is a non-competitive traveling film show featuring award winning shorts from the past few years with the mission to keep short films alive in the theaters. This screening will also feature shorts by Columbus based, award winning short filmmaker, Mitchell Rose. Founded in 1980, The Asbury Film Festival … [Read more...] about New York Shorts Come To Yellow Springs
The Dayton Jewish Film Festival opens at the Neon on Thursday, April 24, at 6:45PM. The festival (running from April 24 through May 18) will bring the best in Jewish and Israeli cinema to the Dayton area, including an international selection of both feature films and documentaries. Festival venues include The Neon Movies in downtown Dayton and The Little Art Theatre in Yellow Springs. Single Tickets $9, Student Tickets $8, Season Pass $72 (includes all films) Film Listings: Thursday, April 24, The Neon , Dayton 6:45PM Reception , Film at … [Read more...] about 14th Annual Dayton Jewish Film Festival Opens April 24
On Saturday, September 28, the newly remodeled Little Art Theatre will reopen its doors to the public with an Open House and Grand Reopening Celebration — it's your chance at a first look at the historic Yellow Springs movie theater's nearly half-million dollar renovation, financed by donations from people like you. The Grand Reopening event takes place from 3 to 9 p.m. The Little Art will be open during that time for people to look around — old-time movies and cartoons will be shown in the auditorium, the concession stand will be open and free popcorn will be available, and … [Read more...] about The wait is over! Little Art Theatre Grand Reopening is this weekend!
Students in grades 8-12 are invited to create and submit short films to the Sundog 8 Regional Film Festival premiering Saturday, May 21 2011 at 2:00 p.m. at the Little Art Theatre. Cash and prizes valued over $1,500 will be awarded and Sundog official mascot, Moxy, will be sharing her supply of squeaky bones with the audience. Sundog 8 will also be screened at the FilmDayton Festival on Sunday, May 22 at Neon Movies. SUBMISSION GUIDELINES Each entry must be on a separate DVD with a runtime of 10 minutes or less. Categories include: Experimental Narrative … [Read more...] about Student Filmmakers Wanted!