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The Way We Were

The “sneakily brilliant” comedy COMPUTER CHESS makes its Ohio premiere at the Akron Art Museum. Andrew Bujalski’s film is an authentically retro story about early 1980s computer programmers pondering artificial intelligence while their programs try to defeat each other at … Continue reading

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9th Annual International Short Film Festival

Standing Rock Cultural Arts is pleased to announce The 9th Annual Standing Rock International Short Film Festival. This popular annual event has an exciting line-up of shorts with films from as far away as Australia, Hungary, England, and from as … Continue reading

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Live Music with The Bluestones prior to Sidewalk Cinema 8.26.11

We are pleased to announce that once again, The Bluestones will be kicking out the jams, live and in person, prior to the film screening at 7pm! WHO: Standing Rock Cultural Arts and Downtown Businesses WHAT: Sidewalk Cinema -A Downtown … Continue reading

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Cinematheque 7/28-31: The Man Who Fell To Earth, Barbarella at the Norwalk Theatre

David Bowie stars in Roeg’s newly-restored, uncut THE MAN WHO FELL TO EARTH! Ziggy Stardust – er, David Bowie – plays an alien searching for water for his drought-stricken planet in Nicolas Roeg’s THE MAN WHO FELL TO EARTH (1976), … Continue reading

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Registration is now open for the Cleveland 48 Hour Film Project

Registration is now open for the Cleveland 48 Hour Film Project (July 29 – 31). Filmmakers will have just 48 hours to write, produce and edit their short films using a genre, character, prop and line of dialogue that they … Continue reading

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Cinematheque 7/7-10: Ayn Rand, Bill Cunningham, Jerzy Skolimowski & more!

Bill Cunningham is a modest, self-effacing, 82-year-old New York Times fashion photographer who, for over 30 years now, has pedaled around Manhattan on a bicycle and snapped candid photos of people with a sense of style—both celebrities at high-society soireés … Continue reading

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Filmmaker Beate Kunath seeking documentary subjects

Filmmaker Beate Kunath is currently visiting Akron from Chemnitz, Germany (our sister city) and is seeking documentary subjects for an upcoming project. Kunath is looking for Akron women who share her exact birthdate: September 18, 1967. The documentary will include … Continue reading

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World Premiere of 25 Hill

25 Hill Movie – World Premiere Saturday, July 9, 2011 at 8pm Sunday, July 10, 2011 at 2pm SATURDAY SHOW: 25 HILL AND DERBY EDITION DVD (package includes 1 ticket and 1 DVD) $25 SUNDAY SHOW: FAMILY PREMIERE OF 25 … Continue reading

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Cinematheque 4/14: Animator Bill Plympton to appear in person Thursday night with his new film IDIOTS AND ANGELS

On Thursday night we’re pleased to welcome independent animator and cartoonist Bill Plympton with his latest hand-drawn feature film, IDIOTS AND ANGELS, his fifth. A two-time Oscar nominee (for “Your Face” and “Guard Dog”, two of over 30 shorts he … Continue reading

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Two weeks to bring a Missed Connections post to life

In the tradition of The New History of Akron and Movie Mash-ups comes Missed Connections. Over the course of two weeks, make a short film that brings a Craigslist Missed Connections post to life. We’ll screen everyone’s films at the … Continue reading

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