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Banff Mountain Film Festival At Four CT Venues

The 41st annual Banff Mountain Film Festival, the yearly winter traveling show of short films about people who live and play in the mountains, is coming to four venues in Connecticut over the next few weeks. All shows begin at 7 p.m. and last about three hours. The lineup of films varies depending...

Cheap And Free Movies In Connecticut

Sometimes you just want to see a movie away from home but avoid the bigger theaters and venues. And many of these movies you won't find on Netflix or in that Red Box machine in your supermarket anyway. So we've rounded up some other options for you at libraries, museums, in the parks, etc. Most...More

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  • Real Art Ways Hosts Funny Films From The Past Series

    Real Art Ways Hosts Funny Films From The Past Series

    Real Art Ways, 56 Arbor St. in Hartford, will extend its "Film 101" series of film-and-lecture events with an offshoot, "Screen Comedy," which focuses on funny films from many eras of American cinema. Real Art Ways' cinema coordinator, Ian Ally-Seals, will speak before and after each screening....

  • 'Sweet, Sweet Lonely Girl,' Shot In Rockville, Showing At Yale

    'Sweet, Sweet Lonely Girl,' Shot In Rockville, Showing At Yale

    'Sweet, Sweet Lonely Girl," a horror movie written and directed by A.D. Calvo of Wallingford and filmed in Rockville, will be shown on Feb. 24 at 8 p.m. at Whitney Humanities Center, 53 Wall St. in New Haven. Calvo's film, which had its premiere at Fantastic Fest in Austin, Texas — a festival for...

  • Japanese Thriller 'Creepy' At Wadsworth

    Japanese Thriller 'Creepy' At Wadsworth

    The Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art continues this season's emphasis on Japanese film this week with a mystery. "Creepy," based on Yutaka Maekawa's novel, tells the story of a former detective who is asked to look into a 6-year-old cold case concerning a missing family. At the same time he takes...

    • Yale Film Series Honors Humberto Solás

      Yale Film Series Honors Humberto Solás

      The Latino and Iberian Film Festival at Yale, a long-running series of films from Spanish- and Portuguese-speaking countries, will focus on Cuba in March, with a series focusing on Cuban auteur Humberto Solás. Each film will be followed by a Q&A with Carlos Barba Salva, who worked with Solás and...

      • Stage Show 'Newsies' In Area Theaters

        Stage Show 'Newsies' In Area Theaters

        New York City newsboys went on strike in 1899 for better pay and defeated the forces of Joseph Pulitzer and William Randolph Hearst. Decades later, a movie was made out of their grass-roots campaign, and later a Broadway musical. That stage show will be shown this week in theaters nationwide including...

        • A Summary Of The Oscar-Nominated Shorts At Real Art Ways

          A Summary Of The Oscar-Nominated Shorts At Real Art Ways

          Real Art Ways in Hartford hosts ts annual screenings of Oscar-nominated short films starting Feb. 10. Unlike the annual Manhattan Short Film Festival, audience members aren't allowed to vote on which one is the best. That's the Academy's job. But in the lobby and at home after the screenings, viewers...

        • Fans Conflicted After Free Screening Of 'Fifty Shades Darker'

          Fans Conflicted After Free Screening Of 'Fifty Shades Darker'

          Patrice Nelson of Chester calls herself a "Fifty Shades" virgin, which is an oxymoron. She's never read the popular "Fifty Shades" erotic novel series by English author E.L. James nor did she see the first movie. But she joined an enthusiastic crowd on Wednesday night at Bow Tie Palace in Hartford...

        • Free Japanese Films At Wadsworth Atheneum

          Free Japanese Films At Wadsworth Atheneum

          The Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art's emphasis this season is on Japanese films. On Saturday, Feb. 18, four films will be shown, all free of charge. The day of movies begins with two family-friendly offerings. At 10 a.m. a program of short films will be shown. At 1 p.m., the title is "Kiki's Delivery...

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