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September 25, 2013
The annual French film series presented by McDaniel College and the college's foreign languages department concludes Thursday with "Polisse," a film directed and co-written by French actress Maiwenn. The 127-minute film about the Child Protection Unit of the Paris Police Department and a photographer who is assigned to cover the unit begins at 6 p.m. in Decker Auditorium in Lewis Hall of Science on the school's Westminster campus. A post-screening discussion will be led by Richard Brett, associate professor of cinema at McDaniel.
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September 25, 2013
The annual French film series presented by McDaniel College and the college's foreign languages department concludes Thursday with "Polisse," a film directed and co-written by French actress Maiwenn. The 127-minute film about the Child Protection Unit of the Paris Police Department and a photographer who is assigned to cover the unit begins at 6 p.m. in Decker Auditorium in Lewis Hall of Science on the school's Westminster campus. A post-screening discussion will be led by Richard Brett, associate professor of cinema at McDaniel.
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By Michael Sragow, The Baltimore Sun | June 2, 2011
What's the best way to fill an open space with smiles for a summer night? Fit in a big, bright movie screen, and hundreds are sure to follow. Every summer, in every corner of Baltimore, the light of the silvery moon turns outdoor silver screens into magnets for fun-seekers. Even a movie presentation expert as exacting as restoration whiz Robert A. Harris ("Lawrence of Arabia") has taken a turn at open-air presentation. "We did it with 'Napoleon.' We sat 5,000 people outside the Colosseum.
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September 17, 2013
The annual French film series presented by McDaniel College and the college's foreign languages department continues Thursday, Sept. 19, with "Amour. " A discussion led by Diane Martin, academic director of McDaniel's master's degree program in gerontology, will follow the free screening, which is open to the public. Movie begins at 6 p.m. in Decker Auditorium, Lewis Hall of Science, 2 College Hill, on the Westminster campus. The critically acclaimed 127-minute film won the Golden Palm Award at the 2012 Cannes Film Festival, was nominated for five Academy Awards and won the 2012 Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film.
NEWS
September 9, 2013
The annual French film series presented by McDaniel College and the college's foreign languages department continues Thursday, Sept. 12, with "La Chat du Rabbin" ("The Rabbi's Cat"). A discussion facilitated by McDaniel faculty members will follow the free screening, which is open to the public. The movie begins at 6 p.m. in Decker Auditorium, Lewis Hall of Science, 2 College Hill, on the Westminster campus. The 89-minute film won the 2012 Cannes Festival César Award for Best Animated Film.
EXPLORE
September 17, 2013
The annual French film series presented by McDaniel College and the college's foreign languages department continues Thursday, Sept. 19, with "Amour. " A discussion led by Diane Martin, academic director of McDaniel's master's degree program in gerontology, will follow the free screening, which is open to the public. Movie begins at 6 p.m. in Decker Auditorium, Lewis Hall of Science, 2 College Hill, on the Westminster campus. The critically acclaimed 127-minute film won the Golden Palm Award at the 2012 Cannes Film Festival, was nominated for five Academy Awards and won the 2012 Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film.
ENTERTAINMENT
July 14, 1995
The Sunday Cinema at the Charles series will close Sunday with a restored print of an impassioned 1962 film by a late, great Italian filmmaker at the peak of his powers; the star is the bigger-than-life Anna Magnani.The film will be introduced and discussed by local critic and free-lance writer Mike Giuliano.The series offers an advance look at an art film, and a post-screening discussion, as well as free coffee and pastries. The events will begin at 10 a.m. and the screening will start at 10.30 a.m. For additional information, call 366-8675.
FEATURES
October 20, 2005
The occasional film series "Views of Justice: New Documentaries Exploring America's Criminal Justice System" kicks off tonight with a screening of Deadline. The film, which will be presented by director Katy Chevigny, follows Illinois Gov. George Ryan's decision to grant clemency to the state's 167 death-row inmates. Chevigny will take part in a question-and-answer session after the screening. Doors open at the Creative Alliance at the Patterson, 3134 Eastern Ave., at 7, and the screening begins at 8. Tickets are $5-$8.
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By Chris Kaltenbach and Chris Kaltenbach,Sun reporter | August 15, 2008
Baltimore's infatuation with outdoor moviegoing continues over the next week, with several outdoor film series offering their last film for the summer. The Little Italy Open Air Film Festival continues today with a 9 p.m. screening of John Landis' 1980 The Blues Brothers at High and Stiles streets. The series at the Clifton Park Bandshell on St. Lo Drive concludes today with an 8:30 p.m. showing of Akeelah and the Bee, starring Laurence Fishburne as the demanding coach of a potential champion speller.
FEATURES
By Chris Kaltenbach and Chris Kaltenbach,Sun Reporter | November 3, 2006
A series of films featuring and/or centering on hip-hop culture begins tomorrow at the Enoch Pratt Free Library, 400 Cathedral St. The series opens with two films: Tony Silver and Henry Chalfant's Style Wars, a 1983 documentary that looks at subway graffiti in New York, and Freshest Kids: A History of the B-boy, a 2002 documentary look by director Israel at the breakdancers (or B-boys) whose energy and visibility were key to spreading hip-hop culture. The film series, which continues Nov. 14 and 15, is part of the library's "Hip-Hop Happenings," sponsored in part by Free Fall Baltimore.
NEWS
September 9, 2013
The annual French film series presented by McDaniel College and the college's foreign languages department continues Thursday, Sept. 12, with "La Chat du Rabbin" ("The Rabbi's Cat"). A discussion facilitated by McDaniel faculty members will follow the free screening, which is open to the public. The movie begins at 6 p.m. in Decker Auditorium, Lewis Hall of Science, 2 College Hill, on the Westminster campus. The 89-minute film won the 2012 Cannes Festival César Award for Best Animated Film.
ENTERTAINMENT
Richard Gorelick and The Baltimore Sun | July 11, 2013
What's better than dinner and a movie, especially when the movie is free? Two of Baltimore's most popular outdoor film series have stepped up the eating options for movie attendees. The American Visionary Art Museum is kicking off its annual Flicks From the Hill  tonight with a premiere party in the museum's Tall Sculpture Barn with food from C&R Pub , Two Boots Pizza , SoBo Cafe, Candi Cakes and Chipotle and beer donated by Max's Taphouse . The party, which also includes disc jockey entertainment, is from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Admission is $20. Then, it's off to watch hill to watch "West Side Story.
NEWS
March 22, 2013
Monday, March 25 Photo club The Digital Photography Club of Annapolis meets at 7 p.m. at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, 801 Chase St. in Annapolis. John Kelly presents "Creating Photo Books. " Information: 410-267-0461 or digitalphotoclub.nethttp://digitalphotoclub.net. Thursday, March 28 Rotary Club The Annapolis Rotary Club meets at noon at the Annapolis Yacht Club, 2 Compromise St. Information: 410-956-7672. Friday, March 29 Lecture Tutor Mark Sinnett will deliver a lecture, "What Does the Mathematical Physicist Know?"
NEWS
January 11, 2013
Art exhibit An exhibition featuring the fiber artwork of Joan Raciti and the photography of Kathy Glyshaw and Dorothy David is on view through Feb. 23 at the Bernice Kish Gallery at Slayton House, 10400 Cross Fox Lane. A reception with refreshments and music will be held from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 13. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fridays and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays. Closed Sundays. Information: 410-730-3987 or 301-596-4883.
NEWS
October 1, 1992
The final two films in the Western Maryland College History Department Fall Film Series will be screened at a new location. "That Hamilton Woman" and "Hope and Glory" will be shown in Memorial Hall Room 106, on the Westminster campus. Both films are free and open to the public.One of the greatest love stories ever is that of Lord Nelson and Lady Hamilton. Made during World War II in 1941, "That Hamilton Woman" is a dynamic retelling of the war between England and Napolean's France, and a revealing look at the affairs of the principals.
FEATURES
By Chris Kaltenbach and Chris Kaltenbach,SUN MOVIE CRITIC | March 1, 2002
John Steinbeck, who would have turned 100 this week, is being celebrated with a film series at the Enoch Pratt Free Library, beginning Sunday with a 1941 documentary written by the Nobel Prize-winning author. The Forgotten Village, directed by Herbert Kline and narrated by Burgess Meredith, tells the story of a tiny Mexican village struggling to balance modern, new ways against the traditional culture. Also showing Sunday is John Steinbeck: An American Writer, a documentary produced in 1998 as part of A&E's Biography series.
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