Culture, Featured

Gorilla Filmmaking: ‘Sylvio’ Opens Weeklong Run at The Parkway Theatre

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Oct 18, 2017 4:48pm

One of the more peculiar and touching films from this year’s Maryland Film Festival is gaining traction on the national stage. Read More →

Culture

Michael Phelps Appears In New Documentary About Anxiety

0 Written by: | Thursday, Oct 12, 2017 2:16pm

Baltimore-native Olympian Michael Phelps is spreading the word bout anxiety in a new documentary. Read More →

Culture, Featured

Rat Film, Documentary Featuring Baltimore’s History with Rats, Opens Tomorrow at Parkway Theatre

0 Written by: | Thursday, Sep 14, 2017 9:36am

 

A locally produced feature length documentary about Baltimore’s rat population opens Friday, September 15 at Station North’s Parkway Theatre. Theo Anthony’s Rat Film explores what Baltimore’s relationship to rats exposes about boundaries of separation and the history of racism in our city.

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Culture, Station North

Parkway Theatre Showing 12 Films that Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Sep 06, 2017 4:58pm

Still from “Club Sandwich,” via Stavros Niarchos Foundation Parkway Theatre

A selection of visionary Latin American films will be on display at Station North’s new Parkway Theatre for a month, starting Sept. 16.

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Links

Tuesday Morning Headlines: Protest Over Closure of Day Care Center in East Baltimore; Local Filmmaker Wins NAACP Competition; and More

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Aug 01, 2017 7:25am

Maryland transportation officer investigated in fatal shooting of birds in Baltimore — The Washington Post

Baltimore filmmaker wins NAACP competition — Baltimore Sun

The Foundery’s day passes are about to get cheaper — Technical.ly

Parents protest shutdown of day care center by Living Classrooms — Baltimore Brew

$5,000 reward offered in Coconut Charlie’s fire ruled arson — Fox45

Culture, Featured, Owings Mills

NYT Profiles Baltimore’s Dan Bell and the Area’s Once-Thriving Malls

0 Written by: | Friday, Jul 28, 2017 11:38am

The inside of the since-demolished Owings Mills Mall. Photo via Wikimedia Commons.

A darker side of business in Maryland is on display in The New York Times this week, with a Baltimore-based filmmaker and YouTuber serving as the narrative guide.

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Culture

Filmmaker Amanda Lipitz Follows Baltimore Step Team in New Doc

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Jul 18, 2017 2:41pm

Photo by Jay L. Clendenin/Los Angeles Times/Contour by Getty Images

Amanda Lipitz hopes her documentary “Step” will show a side of inner-city Baltimore not usually found in today’s headlines.

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Culture, Featured, Remington

With Successful Fundraiser, A Nonprofit Video Store is Coming to Baltimore

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Jun 20, 2017 11:14am

DVDs on a shelf. Photo via Wikimedia Commons.

Beyond Video, the brainchild of seven local artists and film gurus, has successfully raised $30,000 in a Kickstarter, which means Baltimore will soon see the return of the in-person video store.

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Culture, Featured

Filmmaker Matthew Porterfield Expects ‘Sollers Point’ to be in Theaters by Early 2019

0 Written by: | Monday, May 22, 2017 8:42am

Photo via Johns Hopkins University

Local filmmaker Matthew Porterfield says he’s hopeful his next made-in-Maryland movie, “Sollers Point,” will be in theaters sometime in early 2019.

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Culture, Station North

Maryland Film Festival Opens Today with New Film Center and Enormous Local Talent

0 Written by: | Wednesday, May 03, 2017 3:00pm

The newly renovated Parkway Theater officially opens today.

The 19th annual Maryland Film Festival opens Wednesday, May 3, with the opening night shorts program and gala, followed by four full days of excellent independent film.

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