A new cinema group in Madison, Point Blank Cinema, aspires to establish a new 16mm film screening series at Art In on East Washington Avenue, starting this Thursday with Robert Clouse’s adaptation of John D. MacDonald’s Darker Than Amber.
As part of our ongoing efforts to share program notes for upcoming local screenings, here are synopses for the films to be showcased at the inaugural UniMadEx screening organized by the Wisconsin Union Directorate Film Committee.
Attend: One Night Only Alice in Wonderland | W.W. Young | USA | 1915 | 42 minutes Towne Cinema, Watertown, Wisconsin, Wednesday, December 30 at 7:00pm» We received a late press release regarding this week’s centennial screening of W.W. Young’s version of Alice in Wonderland (1915), scheduled at the Towne Cinema in Watertown, Wisconsin (about […]
From Puppets to Pixels (Animated Shorts by Jan Svankmajer, Caroline Leaf, Břetislav Pojar, Lillian F. Schwartz, 48 min) Rooftop Cinema @ Madison Museum of Contemporary Art, Friday, August 22, 8:30pm» For those who missed Rooftop Cinema screenings in June, programmer Tom Yoshikami has assembled one last show featuring films by all the filmmakers showcased this summer. […]
Drive-In Caravan to Highway 18 Outdoor Theater Features: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and Hercules Saturday, August 23, Meetup at 6:00 at Maduro, 117 East Main Street “Join” the Facebook Event Page for updates and for ride requests Bonus: Rental / Subscription Coupons from Four Star Video Coop The Madison Film Forum and the Four Star Video Coop will […]
Sneak Preview Into the Storm (Steven Quale, USA, 2014, 89 min) Marcus Point Cinemas, Wednesday, July 23, 7:00pm Complimentary event passes are available at gofobo.com/rsvp (enter RSVP code WMTT8H)» Passes are first-come, first-served and early arrival is encouraged to secure seating. Flyer PDF: Madison 7.23
Godzilla [Gojira] (Ishiro Honda, Japan, 1954, 96 min) UW Cinematheque @ Marquee Theater, Union South, Friday, July 4, 7pm» This Independence Day, instead of watching anything that has to do with Roland Emmerich, opt for another of UW Cinematheque’s outstanding offerings: the original Godzilla. To supplement what will undoubtedly be an amazing screening, and as part of […]
Madfilm Meetup: Camp Randall Movie Night, The Lego Movie (Phil Lord, Christopher Miller, USA, 2014, 100min) Camp Randall Stadium, Thursday, June 26, Gate 1 opens 6:30; Feature begins at 7:15» This should be fun. A free screening sponsored by the UW-Madison Athletics Department and HotelRED. The Madison Film Forum is not a sponsor of this event, […]
Madison Film Forum Drive-In Caravan to Highway 18 Outdoor Theater Transformers: Age of Extinction and 22 Jump Street Saturday, June 28, Meetup at 7:00 (Maduro, 117 East Main Street) Join the Facebook Event Page for updates and for ride requests» The Madison Film Forum wants to caravan to drive-in theaters once a month this summer. The […]
Four Star Video Co-Op Benefit Screening of Frankenhooker» (Frank Henenlotter, USA, 1980, 85 min.) Genna’s Lounge, Tuesday, April 15 at 8:00pm. $5 suggested donation More information at their Facebook Event Page. The Four Star Video Heaven Facebook page posted the following from Derek Hain: Cinema needs preservation. But cinema is not merely film or digital […]