Community Cinema

 

WMHT has partnered with ITVS to bring you Independent Lens films BEFORE they are shown on television. Starting September 2013, we have six amazing films to screen in our community. Are you interested in showing any of these films? Contact Jenn Baumstein, Community Engagement Coordinator at jbaumstein@wmht.org or 518.880.3553 to set up a screening. 

April 2014 Screenings:

Medora
April 10 | 6pm | Union College
April 22 | 2:30pm & 6:30pm | Crandall Library
April 23 | 6pm | Greenwich Library

Community Cinema 2013-14 Film Slate

Independent Lens | Medora
Independent Lens | Medora

Follow a down-but-not-out basketball team whose struggles parallel its town’s fight for survival.

Independent Lens | Las Marthas
Independent Lens | Las Marthas

Watch Monday, February 17, 2014 at midnight | Follow the Mexican-American girls who help preserve the Martha Washington debutante ball in Laredo.

Independent Lens | The State of Arizona
Independent Lens | The State of Arizona

Watch Monday, January 27, 2014 at midnight | Witness the tense emotions and complex realities behind Arizona’s struggle with illegal immigration.

The Graduates/Los Graduados
The Graduates/Los Graduados

Watch Monday, October 28 and November 4, 2013 at midnight | Explore the many roots of the Latino dropout crisis.

Independent Lens | The Trials of Muhammad Ali
Independent Lens | The Trials of Muhammad Ali

Witness Muhammad Ali’s toughest bout, his battle to overturn his prison sentence for refusing U.S. military service.

Independent Lens | The New Black
Independent Lens | The New Black

Centering on the historic fight to win marriage equality in Maryland, go into the pews, the streets, and kitchen tables as it looks at how the African American community grapples with the divisive gay rights issue.

Independent Lens

A Musical Journey Through Muscle Shoals

The word “magic” is mentioned a lot in Muscle Shoals, a mesmerizing documentary that tries to explain, or at least place in context, the extraordinary success of FAME (founded by producer Rick Hall...

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