Art House Theater Day

September 24, 2017

12:30 p.m. September 24
Featuring games and giveaways for the whole family

Based on the much-loved children’s book written by Roald Dahl, Revolting Rhymes takes the classic fairy tales of Little Red Riding Hood, Snow White, The Three Little Pigs, Jack & the Beanstalk and Cinderella, then mixes them together and serves them with a mischievous twist. Bring the whole family for games and giveaways before the movie! Animation, 58 min., NR

2:30 p.m. September 24
Introductory talk: The 5 Documentaries You Haven’t Seen, But Should by Dr. Jefferson Hendricks
Albert and David Maysels captured on film the unbelievable lives of Mrs. Edith Bouvier Beale and her daughter Edie at their crumbling East Hampton mansion. The resulting documentary has become cinematic legend. Hendricks will open with a discussion on what draws us to a subject and will suggest five doc gems you’ll want to check out. Documentary, 1975, 94 min., PG.

5:30 p.m. September 24
Introductory talk: The Magic of the Movie Theater by Meghan Hochstetler
Young Salvatore finds himself enchanted by the flickering images at the Cinema Paradiso, yearning for the secret of the cinema’s magic. Winner of Academy Award for Best Foreign Film. Hochstetler will introduce with a visual tour of historic Shreveport movie theaters and explore what makes audiences fall in love with a building. In Italian with English subtitles. Drama, 1988, 155 min., R.

Art House Theater Day