Category: Movies

Now Streaming at The Crandell: 2021 Oscar Nominated Short Films: Live Action

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Over the next few weeks, the Crandell Theatre is streaming the Short Films nominated for the 2021 Oscar category, Short Films: Live Action. 

The Present – Farah Nabulsi (Palestine)
Feeling Through – Doug Roland and Susan Ruzenski (USA)
Two Distant Strangers – Travon Free and Martin Desmond Roe (USA)
White Eye – Tomer Shushan and Shira Hochman (Israel)
The Letter Room – Elvira Lind and Sofia Sondervan (USA)

“What Neil Gaiman has written about short stories is certainly true of short narrative films, and here are five live-action films that are ‘tiny windows into other worlds, and other minds, and other dreams. They’re journeys you can make to the far side of the universe and still be back in time for dinner.’ These short films, three from the US, one from Israel, and one from Palestine, are each nominated for an Oscar and each will transport its viewers efficiently, dramatically, and powerfully into the lives of strangers, neighbors, and even family.” – Laurence Kardish, FilmColumbia co-artistic director and former senior film curator at MoMA 

For more info and assistance on streaming movie from The Crandall, including how to cast from a device to a TV, visit https://crandelltheatre.org/virtual-streaming-assistance/

DATE: Friday, April 2 — Friday, April 23, 2021

TICKETS: $12 per film
Bundle also available

AVAILABLE: Streaming Online via Virtual Screening Room

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‘Tazzeka’ Streaming at The Crandell Virtual Screening Room


Now streaming from the Crandell Theatre ‘Tazzeka’.

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Growing up in the Moroccan village of Tazzeka, Elias learned the secrets of traditional Moroccan cuisine from his grandmother who raised him. Years later, meeting a top Paris chef and a young woman named Salma inspires him to leave home.

In Paris, Elias faces unstable work and financial hardship as an undocumented immigrant. But he also finds friendship with Souleymane, who helps revive his passion for cooking.

 

For more info and assistance on streaming movie from The Crandall, including how to cast from a device to a TV, visit https://crandelltheatre.org/virtual-streaming-assistance/

DATE: Friday, January 29 — Thursday, February 4, 2021

AVAILABLE: Streaming Online via Virtual Screening Room

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Hocus Pocus at the Mahaiwe

 

The Mahaiwe is now open for screenings to limited capacity audiences, with a variety of horror and campy content through the month of October! This weekend’s showing is the 1993 Halloween classic, Hocus Pocus

This fantasy-comedy stars Bette Midler, Kathy Najimy, and Sarah Jessica Parker as three troublemaking Salem witches resurrected on Halloween night. (PG, 1h, 36min.)

Read the Mahaiwe’s policy before purchasing tickets. 

DATE/TIME: Friday, October 23, 2020 / 7:30pm
Saturday, October 24 / 4:30pm and 7:30pm

ADMISSION: $9 
All tickets must be purchased in advance prior to arriving to the theater; tickets will not be available at the box office. Buy Tickets here

LOCATION: The Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center
14 Castle Street
Great Barrington, MA

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PS21’s Essential Cinema – Francine Prose Selects: Diabolique, Aug 24

PS21’s Essential Cinema ARTISTS’ CHOICE SERIES: Cinematic works are screened in PS21’s open-air pavilion, and chosen by a variety of notable artists of various disciplines living and working in the Hudson Valley, illustrating how cinema has inspired their work. Participating Artists: Joan Juliet Buck, Francine Prose, Ian Buruma, Nicole Ansari, Winsome Brown, and Brian Cox

FRANCINE PROSE selects the second film in the Artists’ Choice Series, DIABOLIQUE (1955) Directed by Henri-Georges Clouzot.(French with English subtitles, 117 minutes, Black & White)

About the Film:
Before Psycho, Peeping Tom, and Repulsion, there was Diabolique. This thriller shocked audiences in Europe and the U.S. It is the story of two women—the fragile wife and the willful mistress of the sadistic headmaster of a boys’ boarding school—who hatch a daring revenge plot. With its unprecedented narrative twists and terrifying images, Diabolique is a heart-grabbing benchmark in horror filmmaking, featuring outstanding performances by Simone Signoret, Véra Clouzot, and Paul Meurisse.

DATE/TIME: Monday, August 24, 2020 / 7pm – 10pm

COST: $20 for 2 seats
Seating is limited to 25 distanced pairs.

LOCATION:
PS21: Performance Spaces for the 21st Century
2980 Route 66
Chatham, NY 12037

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Copake Grange Drive-in Movie: “Happy Feet”, Aug 21

 

Screen Shot 2020-08-16 at 3.18.09 PMThis Saturday, February 8th, The Copake Grange is hosting a Drive-in Movie showing of “Happy Feet”, on Friday night. A first for the Grange, this family movie night allows people to safely go to the movies, without leaving their cars. The Drive-in will take place at Copake Memorial Park.

“Happy Feet” is an animated movie into the world of the Emperor Penguins, who find their soul mates through song, a penguin is born who cannot sing……but he can tap dance something fierce.

Put your jammies on, grab some popcorn and milk duds and load up the station wagon for a family fun night.

Drive-in movie night is made possible with generous support from the Rheinstrom Hill Community Foundation and the Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation.

 

DATE/TIME: Friday, August 21, 2020 / 8:30pm – 10:30pm

LOCATION: Copake Memorial Park
305 Mountain View Rd
Copake, NY 12516

COST: FREE
Space is limited so reserve your entry ticket now at eventbrite.com

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