This year’s abundantly diverse selection includes both celebrated classics like Stop Making Sense and excellent newer releases such as Two Trains Runnin’, all showcasing brilliant musical acts and soulful characters. Featuring performances from artists Patsy Cline, The Band, Otis Redding, Talking Heads, The Beatles, Eagles of Death Metal, and more! Join us for the epic [...]
“…the performances are absolutely delicious, with Mr. Meaney droll and understated and Mr. Spall fiery and derisive, yet not above a joke.” (New York Times) “The Journey ponders nothing less than the intractability of political violence. Which means it’s pertinent far beyond Belfast.” (NPR) The Journey is filmmaker Nick Hamm’s (Killing Bono, The Very Thought [...]
Ben Braddock (Dustin Hoffman, All the President’s Men), fresh out of college and disillusioned with life, finds himself stuck between his older lover, Mrs. Robinson (Anne Bancroft, The Miracle Worker), and her daughter (Katharine Ross, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid). Featuring memorable supporting performances from William Daniels and Murray Hamilton, and a masterfully sharp [...]
America in the mid-1980s. In the midst of the AIDS crisis and a conservative Reagan administration, New Yorkers grapple with life and death, love and sex, heaven and hell. Andrew Garfield (Silence, Hacksaw Ridge) plays Prior Walter along with a cast including Denise Gough (People, Places and Things), Nathan Lane (The Producers), James McArdle (Star [...]
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By Darrel Swann, Faculty After getting his BA at Boston College, Darrel studied screenwriting at New York Film Academy. He has been working at the Jacob Burns Film Center since 2009. Our film and media camp at the Media Arts Lab offers a wide variety of activities and often the child who loves to act isn’t [...]
Creative Culture is a program that connects filmmakers to creative careers. View past fellows, makers, and residents here. Fellowship Opportunities The Jacob Burns Film Center is committed to supporting the development of new filmmakers through two fellowship pathways: The Valentine & Clark Emerging Artist Fellowship The Sally Burns Shenkman Woman Filmmaker Fellowship The Fellowships, which encourage community engagement, [...]
JBFC Kids We’re making the theater-going experience more inviting for kids, hosting FREE hands-on activities on the first Saturday of select months, and offering a full roster of courses and workshops for ages 3–13! Take a look at all our JBFC Kids offerings below. Sign up for our JBFC Kids e-bulletin to stay up-to-date on all of [...]