August 9, 2012

{Throwback Thursdays} Hitchcock July 2-Aug. 13, 2003

“Man does not live by murder alone. He needs affection, appreciation, encouragement, and the occasional hearty meal.” – Alfred Hitchcock Was there a better way to spend the summer of 2003 then watching...

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August 7, 2012

The Burns Takes on Studio Ghibli

This is a guest post from JBFC Theater staff member and Marketing Department intern Kate Koenig.  Now this is exciting: Before the summer’s out, Miyazaki films will be showing at the Burns. But...

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August 4, 2012
The Beatles

Here Comes the Fun

Are you a Beatles fan? If you’re like me and your answer to that question is a resounding “YES!” then you have to see one or both of our awesome Beatles lectures, taking...

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August 2, 2012

{Throwback Thursdays} Kubrick July 20-August 17, 2005

Hard to believe it was seven years ago we were featuring the Stanley Kubrick series in July and August. The series opened with a packed theater of fans for the Kubrick 101, a...

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August 1, 2012
Queen of Versailles, Jackie Siegel

Rags to Riches to Rags

What would your life be like if you were a billionaire? And what you would do if all that money suddenly disappeared?  Queen of Versailles, the new documentary by filmmaker Lauren Greenfield, answers all those questions...

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July 25, 2012

Strung out on the Banjo

Is there any instrument whose sound is more recognizable and whose history is more conflicted than that of “America’s instrument,” the banjo? If you think you’ve learned everything there is to know about...

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July 20, 2012

A Twisted Trailer from Texas

Want to see the controversial film Killer Joe? We’re playing it on the 25th. It’s really not for children. But that’s not all. Related posts: Gimme the Scoop Rated G – For Ghosts!...

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July 19, 2012

The greatest rock star you’ve never heard of

Searching for Sugar Man tells the story of a failed, forgotten ’70s rocker who became a huge success halfway around the world during Apartheid-era South Africa. The film follows two of Rodriguez’s biggest...

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July 18, 2012

Rocking in the free world one more time

Filmmaker Jonathan Demme and musician Neil Young have teamed up again for their third live performance feature in Neil Young Journeys and we will be running the documentary at the JBFC Theater beginning July...

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July 17, 2012
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Local Talent

Last night we kicked off a new, ongoing series, “Local Element: Works from a Westchester Perspective,” which provides a public place to showcase new work, foster emerging talent and help build a stronger sense...

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July 17, 2012

Where to Look When You Don’t Know What to Watch

If you’re searching for a great film to watch with friends or family, look no further than the JBFC Curated Collection at the Mount Pleasant Public Library. Named “Coolest Library Collection” by Westchester...

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July 11, 2012

Get to Know the Man in Black

Johnny Cash: The Man, His World, His Music captures the Man in Black fresh on the heels of his Folsom Prison album. He’s performing with his new bride June Carter Cash, singing a...

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July 9, 2012

Studio Ghibli’s Phantasmagoric Films!

We are proud to be showing a collection of films from the world renowned Studio Ghibli. This series features films from Hayao Miyazaki including “Howl’s Moving Castle” and “Spirited Away“. The selection ranges...

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