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'Battlefield 1916 - The Laneways of History'

Nature of event:  ‘Battlefield 1916 – The Laneways of History’. Film Premiere.

Where: Wynn’s Hotel, 39 Abbey Street Lower, Dublin 1, Ireland

When: Tuesday 17th November @ 7pm. 148 more words


Screening Room: 'In Jackson Heights'

The latest nonfiction opus from Frederick Wiseman is a portrait of the mind-bogglingly diverse Jackson Heights neighborhood in Queens (167 languages at last count). It’s a rich and endlessly fascinating study of what multicultural America really looks like. 118 more words

Film - New

Screening Room: 'All Things Must Pass'

In 1999, Tower Records had $1 billion in revenue. They were bankrupt by 2006.

All Things Must Pass: The Rise and Fall of Tower Records… 115 more words

Film - New

Page One: Inside the New York Times

The documentary “Page One: Inside the New York Times” by Andrew Rossi chronicles a year at the newspaper from behind the Media desk. The year is 2010, just after the collapse of the newspaper print advertising market. 368 more words


Screening Room: 'Drunk Stoned Brilliant Dead'

Remember magazines? National Lampoon was one of the best. Beyond serving as something of a thinking man’s Mad, it also fostered that upswell of talent coming out of the Chicago comedy improv scene in the 1970s and midwifed them to stardom at  133 more words

Film - New

Screening Room: 'The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution'

After a series of documentaries that dug into the 20th century African American experience with uncommon power, Stanley Nelson (Jonestown, Freedom Riders) turns his gaze to the story of the country’s last great radical movement, and how it was destroyed just before falling apart. 100 more words

Film - New

Screening Room: 'Best of Enemies'

In 1968, the third-place network ABC wasn’t sure how to make a splash with its presidential convention coverage. Since they didn’t have much money, they went for a gimmick. 140 more words

Film - New