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 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 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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July 25, 2012

Fall 2012 Course Catalog Available!

Storytelling. Filmmaking. Music composition. Experiment with technology and adventure with media in all of the classes we’re offering this semester! Related posts: Blue Skies Ahead! Education for All Experimenting at the Lab Blue...

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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

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 11, 2012
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JBFC Goes Unscripted!

If you thought Jacob Burns Film Center’s unique and exciting education classes ended with the school year, think again! Unscripted, one of JBFC’s Summer @ the Lab programs, allows students to spend their...

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