August 19, 2014
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“Reel Change” for Real People

This is a post by JBFC Education Assistant Karolina Manko Are you part of a nonprofit organization that does wonderful work in your community? Would you like to learn how to script, shoot,...

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August 18, 2014
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Is College Worth the Cost?

This is a post by JBFC Marketing Intern Samantha Caridi As student loan debt in the United States passes the $1 trillion mark, Ivory Tower asks, “Is college still worth the cost?” Writer, director,...

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August 15, 2014
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Week Six: Summer @ the Lab

This is a post written by JBFC Faculty Member and Camp Director Aaron Mace That’s all folk’s! This was the last week of Summer @ the Lab 2014! This last week was a...

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August 12, 2014
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Priestly Problems

This is a post by JBFC Membership and Website Assistant Nicole Testa Calvary’s Father James is having one hell of a week. We meet him at the very beginnings of a murder mystery...

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August 1, 2014
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Week Four: Summer @ the Lab

This is a post by JBFC Faculty Member and Camp Director Aaron Mace Grade 3-4 Instructor: Darrel Swann We started off this week with 38 new day campers and 20 Summer Co-op students! It...

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July 30, 2014
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Woody Does It Again

This is a post by JBFC Volunteer Dotty Battel And boy, this one is a doozy!  If you liked Midnight in Paris, you will love Magic in the Moonlight.  It has all the ingredients.…the...

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July 30, 2014
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If there had only been Youtube!

This is a post by JBFC Volunteer Dotty Battel Then the music of Reverend Gary Davis, the great blues, ragtime, and gospel guitarist, would have surely gone viral! Born blind and poor in...

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July 24, 2014
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Do You Feel Like A Living Art Project?

Do you feel like a living art project? That was one of the many questions our audience asked Ellar Coltrane at the sold out screening of Boyhood on Tuesday, July 22, and one of the...

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July 24, 2014
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{Throwback Thursday} Woody Allen at the Burns

Here’s a throwback to June, 2006, when Woody Allen visited the Burns with his film Scoop. Since then, we’ve shown many more Woody Allen films, including Midnight in Paris, To Rome with Love, and Blue Jasmine. On Friday, August...

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July 23, 2014
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The Burns Experiences Boyhood

Yesterday we held a sold out screening of Boyhood followed by a Q&A with the film’s star, 19 year-old actor Ellar Coltrane. It was fascinating to hear him speak about the process of filming a...

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July 22, 2014
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Have the Greatest Ambition Possible!

This is a post by JBFC Education Assistant Karolina Manko Eighty-five Pre-K – 12 educators gathered today for the start of 2014 Summer Teachers Institute, a week-long experience across the JBFC campus. Daniel...

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July 18, 2014
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Week Three: Summer @ the Lab

This is a post by JBFC Faculty Member and Camp Director Aaron Mace We started off the week with a full camp film challenge! We mixed up kids from all the groups and...

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July 17, 2014
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Boyhood Blog Giveaway!

On Tuesday, July 22 at 2:30 pm we’re screening Richard Linklater’s new film Boyhood followed by a Q&A with its leading actor, Ellar Coltrane. The screening is sold out, but we’re giving you a chance...

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July 17, 2014
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Fall 2014 Registration is now OPEN!

This is a post by JBFC Education Assistant Karolina Manko Great news, everyone: registration for our Fall 2014 semester is now open! Our course catalog (currently available online) is brimming with fun and...

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