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November 9, 2012

The FirstGlance Film Festival Returns To Philadelphia With A Full Weekend Of Screenings, November 9-11

The FirstGlance Film Festival Returns To Philadelphia With A Full Weekend Of Screenings, November 9-11

This weekend, FirstGlance Film Festival, the independent film festival Philly movie buffs have been attending since its debut in 1996, will return with a jam-packed schedule of awesome, under-the-radar cinema. This award-winning festival began in a Center City theater basement 20 years ago, but since then has flourished into an event worthy of being housed […]

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March 13, 2012

Catch Casablanca On The Big Screen In Honor Of The Film’s 70th Anniversary, March 21

Catch Casablanca On The Big Screen In Honor Of The Film's 70th Anniversary, March 21

Even if you’ve never seen Casablanca, you know all the famous lines: “Here’s looking at you, kid” or “We’ll always have Paris,” or the best last line of a movie ever: “Louie, I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship.” Casablanca is part of our cultural fabric and now there’s a chance to […]

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October 13, 2011

The Franklin Institute To Host Robot Day, Saturday, October 15: Robot Battle, Screening Of Hugh Jackman’s Real Steel And More

The Franklin Institute To Host Robot Day, Saturday, October 15: Robot Battle, Screening Of Hugh Jackman's Real Steel And More

More than 45 robots constructed by amateur designers from all over the country will compete in action-packed battles during Robot Day at The Franklin Institute, this Saturday, October 15. The annual event, hosted by the The Franklin Institute’s PACTS (Partnerships for Careers in Technology and Science) program and the Northeast Robotics Club (NERC), pits robots […]

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September 26, 2011

Project Twenty1 Presents The 6th Annual Philadelphia Film & Animation Festival, September 29-October 2

Project Twenty1 Presents The 6th Annual Philadelphia Film & Animation Festival, September 29-October 2

Project Twenty1’s Philadelphia Film & Animation Festival (PFAF) is back for the sixth year, screening 128 short and feature-length independent films, including more than 60 World Premieres. PFAF will also host educational workshops for passholders, prize giveaways, a red-carpet Awards Show and opening and closing night networking parties. The flagship event is the 21-Day Filmmaking […]

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July 5, 2011

The Franklin Institute To Screen Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows: Part 2 In IMAX; Opening Night Party Includes Prizes, Costumes And More

The Franklin Institute To Screen Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows: Part 2 In IMAX; Opening Night Party Includes Prizes, Costumes And More

Tickets are officially on sale for the final cinematic chapter of Harry Potter, and the Franklin Institute — home to the the only Dome IMAX Theater in the area — is hosting an opening night extravaganza. Thursday, July 14, the Franklin Institute’s Tuttleman IMAX Theater will screen Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 […]

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June 24, 2011

Bryn Mawr Film Institute Presents Six Summer Film Series, Beginning Tuesday, June 28 With A Charlie Chaplin-Themed Trio

Bryn Mawr Film Institute Presents Six Summer Film Series, Beginning Tuesday, June 28 With A Charlie Chaplin-Themed Trio

Bryn Mawr Film Institute is a perfect example of Philadelphia’s commitment to the arts and community. Experience the love this summer with a variety of film series that celebrate iconic films and actors, encourage community participation, revive old classics and celebrate the universal seasonal pastime: summer love. Check out the rundown: • The Great Charlie […]

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March 7, 2011

The Philadelphia Cinema Alliance’s 8-Day Film Festival, CineFest, Returns April 7-14 With More Than 60 Feature Films And A Huge Street Fair

The Philadelphia Cinema Alliance's 8-Day Film Festival, CineFest, Returns April 7-14 With More Than 60 Feature Films And A Huge Street Fair

After a year’s hiatus, the Philadelphia Cinema Alliance is bringing back the silver screen excitement with the return of CineFest, running this year from April 7 to April 14. Boasting over 60 feature films, including U.S. and World premieres plus the very best of Sundance, SXSW and the Cannes Film Festival, CineFest will also spotlight […]

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December 15, 2009

Photo of the Day: The County Theater in Doylestown

Photo of the Day: The County Theater in Doylestown

The County Theater [gophila.com]

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