August 15, 2012

Julie Delpy is back with 2 Days in New York

Filmmaker/actress Julie Delpy is back after her 2007 film 2 Days in Paris with a follow-up, 2 Days in New York. It follows the same main character, Marion, and her new boyfriend, Mingus....

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August 13, 2012

What You Don’t Know About Pom Poko

Our “Phantasmagoric Films of Miyazaki, Takahata, and the Masters of Studio Ghibli” series is in full swing, and we’ve got a few lesser-known films showing this week. This Wednesday at the Burns we’ll...

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August 11, 2012
The Tokens

{Staff Spotlight} Sean Gallagher

Who is Jay Siegel? Chances are if you saw his picture you would not recognize him, but if you heard his voice you’d know him immediately. He is the man behind the falsetto...

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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 8, 2012

Film and Fun in the Sun

Our Summer @ the Lab camp is wrapping up this week. Check out some of our favorite photos from this summer! Related posts: Lab Camp – Week 7 Lab Camp – Week 1...

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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 3, 2012

Rated G – For Ghosts!

When someone asks you if you’re a god, you say “YES”! And when someone asks you if you want to see Ghostbusters this weekend, you say “YES”! to that too! Don’t miss this...

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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 28, 2012

RFK Jr. has a JBFC T-shirt. Do You?

Robert F. Kennedy Jr. made the cut as one of AARP‘s “21 Sexiest Men Over 50” and he wore one of our shirts to his photo shoot! Want your own JBFC t-shirt? Visit...

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July 27, 2012

Education Through Animation

Here’s something fun to start your weekend off right; a video from one of our fourth grade Minds in Motion classes! This program gives students the opportunity to collaboratively write, storyboard, direct, and...

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July 26, 2012
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Teachers Can Be Students Too

Our 2012 Summer Teachers Institute (STI) is underway! Here is a photo of teachers from around Westchester learning about the art of animation at our Media Arts Lab. We run STI every summer as a...

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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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