Community Cinema: Revenge of the Electric Car

Date: 
Tuesday, March 20, 2012 7:00 pm
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Location: 
FlynnSpace
Address: 
153 Main Street
City, State: 
Burlington, Vt.
Phone: 
802-652-4500
Source: 
Community Cinema
Description: 

Preview & discussion of the film "Revenge of the Electric Car."

Filmmaker Chris Paine takes his film crew behind the closed doors of Nissan, GM, and the Silicon Valley start-up Tesla Motors to chronicle the story of the global resurgence of electric cars. Without using a single drop of foreign oil, this new generation of car is America’s future: fast, furious, and cleaner than ever. 

Visit the Flynn Center for the Performing Arts website for more information.

Community Cinema is presented locally as a partnership between VPT, Brattleboro Museum and Art Center, Brattleboro Community TV, Catamount Arts, the Flynn Center for the Performing Arts, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at UVM and the Rutland Free Library

Featured Event: 
Yes

Community Cinema: Troop 1500

Date: 
Wednesday, December 14, 2011 7:00 pm
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Location: 
Rutland Free Library
Address: 
10 Court Street
City, State: 
Rutland, Vt.
Phone: 
802-773-1860
Source: 
Community Cinema
Description: 

Preview & discussion of the film "Troop 1500."

At Hilltop Prison in Gatesville, Texas, a unique Girl Scout troop — Troop 1500 — unites daughters with mothers who are serving time for serious crimes, giving them a chance to rebuild their broken bonds. Facing long sentences from the courts, the mothers struggle to mend their fractured relationships with their daughters. 

Visit the Rutland Free Library website for more information.

Community Cinema is presented locally as a partnership between VPT, Brattleboro Museum and Art Center, Brattleboro Community TV, Catamount Arts, the Flynn Center for the Performing Arts, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at UVM and the Rutland Free Library

Featured Event: 
Yes

Community Cinema: We Still Live Here: As Nutayunean

Date: 
Wednesday, November 9, 2011 7:00 pm
Event Image: 
Location: 
Rutland Free Library
Address: 
10 Court Street
City, State: 
Rutland, Vt.
Phone: 
802-773-1860
Source: 
Community Cinema
Description: 

Preview & discussion of the film "We Still Live Here As Nutayunean."

The Wampanoag saved the Pilgrims from starvation, and lived to regret it. Spurred on by their celebrated linguist Jane Little Doe Baird, the Wampanoag of Cape Cod and Martha’s Vineyard are reviving their language more than a century after the last native speaker died. 

Visit the Rutland Free Library website for more information.

Community Cinema is presented locally as a partnership between VPT, Brattleboro Museum and Art Center, Brattleboro Community TV, Catamount Arts, the Flynn Center for the Performing Arts, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at UVM and the Rutland Free Library

Featured Event: 
Yes

Community Cinema: Strong!

Date: 
Tuesday, May 22, 2012 7:00 pm
Event Image: 
Location: 
FlynnSpace
Address: 
153 Main Street
City, State: 
Burlington, Vt.
Phone: 
802-652-4500
Source: 
Community Cinema
Description: 

Preview & discussion of the film "Strong!"

Cheryl Haworth is a young woman with a big dream: to be the strongest woman in the world. As the 300-pound U.S. Olympic weightlifter prepares for Beijing 2008, she struggles with injury, confidence, and her place in a world where larger women are not readily accepted. 

Visit the Flynn Center for the Performing Arts website for more information. 

Community Cinema is presented locally as a partnership between VPT, Brattleboro Museum and Art Center, Brattleboro Community TV, Catamount Arts, the Flynn Center for the Performing Arts, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at UVM and the Rutland Free Library

 

Featured Event: 
Yes

Community Cinema: Hell and Back Again

Date: 
Tuesday, April 3, 2012 7:00 pm
Event Image: 
Location: 
FlynnSpace
Address: 
153 Main Street
City, State: 
Burlington, Vt.
Phone: 
802-652-4500
Source: 
Community Cinema
Description: 

Preview & discussion of the film "Hell and Back Again."

U.S. Marine Sergeant Nathan Harris, 25, leads his unit to fight a ghostlike enemy in Afghanistan. Wounded in battle, Harris returns to North Carolina and his devoted wife to fight pain, addiction, and the terrifying normalcy of life at home. 

Visit the Flynn Center for the Performing Arts website for more information. 

Community Cinema is presented locally as a partnership between VPT, Brattleboro Museum and Art Center, Brattleboro Community TV, Catamount Arts, the Flynn Center for the Performing Arts, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at UVM and the Rutland Free Library

 

Featured Event: 
Yes

Community Cinema: More Than a Month

Date: 
Monday, February 20, 2012 7:00 pm
Event Image: 
Location: 
FlynnSpace
Address: 
153 Main Street
City, State: 
Burlington, Vt.
Source: 
Community Cinema
Description: 

Preview & discussion of the film "More Than a Month."

Filmmaker Shukree Hassan Tilghman sets off on a cross-country campaign to end Black History Month. His tongue-in-cheek journey explores the complexity and contradictions of relegating an entire group’s history to one month in a so-called“post-racial” America. 

Visit the Flynn Center for the Performing Arts website for more information. 

Community Cinema is presented locally as a partnership between VPT, Brattleboro Museum and Art Center, Brattleboro Community TV, Catamount Arts, the Flynn Center for the Performing Arts, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at UVM and the Rutland Free Library

 

Featured Event: 
Yes

Community Cinema: Daisy Bates: First Lady of Little Rock

Date: 
Tuesday, January 10, 2012 7:00 pm
Event Image: 
Location: 
FlynnSpace
Address: 
153 Main Street
City, State: 
Burlington, Vt.
Phone: 
802-652-4500
Source: 
Community Cinema
Description: 

Preview & discussion of the film "Daisy Bates: First Lady of Little Rock."

Daisy Bates was a complex, unconventional, and largely forgotten heroine of the civil rights movement who led the charge to desegregate the all-white Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas in 1957. 

Visit the Flynn Center for the Performing Arts website for more information. 

Community Cinema is presented locally as a partnership between VPT, Brattleboro Museum and Art Center, Brattleboro Community TV, Catamount Arts, the Flynn Center for the Performing Arts, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at UVM and the Rutland Free Library

 

Featured Event: 
Yes

Community Cinema: Troop 1500

Date: 
Wednesday, December 21, 2011 7:00 pm
Event Image: 
Location: 
FlynnSpace
Address: 
153 Main Street
City, State: 
Burlington, Vt.
Phone: 
802-652-4500
Source: 
Community Cinema
Description: 

Preview & discussion of the film "Troop 1500."

At Hilltop Prison in Gatesville, Texas, a unique Girl Scout troop — Troop 1500 — unites daughters with mothers who are serving time for serious crimes, giving them a chance to rebuild their broken bonds. Facing long sentences from the courts, the mothers struggle to mend their fractured relationships with their daughters. 

Visit the Flynn Center for the Performing Arts for more information.

Community Cinema is presented locally as a partnership between VPT, Brattleboro Museum and Art Center, Brattleboro Community TV, Catamount Arts, the Flynn Center for the Performing Arts, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at UVM and the Rutland Free Library

Featured Event: 
Yes

Community Cinema: We Still Live Here: As Nutayunean

Date: 
Wednesday, November 16, 2011 7:00 pm
Event Image: 
Location: 
Catamount Arts
Address: 
115 Eastern Avenue
City, State: 
St. Johnsbury, Vt.
Phone: 
802-748-2600
Source: 
Community Cinema
Description: 

Preview & discussion of the film "We Still Live Here As Nutayunean."

The Wampanoag saved the Pilgrims from starvation, and lived to regret it. Spurred on by their celebrated linguist Jane Little Doe Baird, the Wampanoag of Cape Cod and Martha’s Vineyard are reviving their language more than a century after the last native speaker died. 

Visit Catamount Arts website for more information.

Community Cinema is presented locally as a partnership between VPT, Brattleboro Museum and Art Center, Brattleboro Community TV, Catamount Arts, the Flynn Center for the Performing Arts, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at UVM and the Rutland Free Library

Featured Event: 
Yes

Community Cinema: Deaf Jam

Date: 
Thursday, October 20, 2011 7:00 pm
Event Image: 
Location: 
Catamount Arts
Address: 
115 Eastern Avenue
City, State: 
St. Johnsbury, Vt.
Phone: 
802-748-2600
Source: 
Community Cinema
Description: 

Preview & discussion of the film "Deaf Jam."

Aneta Brodski, a deaf teen living in New York City, discovers the power of American Sign Language poetry.  As she prepares to be one of the first deaf poets to compete in a youth slam, her journey leads to an unexpected collaboration. 

Visit the Catamount Arts website for more information.

Community Cinema is presented locally as a partnership between VPT, Brattleboro Museum and Art Center, Brattleboro Community TV, Catamount Arts, the Flynn Center for the Performing Arts, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at UVM and the Rutland Free Library

Featured Event: 
Yes

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