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Connections: Discussing gerrymandering and the film, "Slay the Dragon"

A documentary called “Slay the Dragon” takes on the issue of gerrymandering and its impact on elections and social issues. From the Flint water crisis,...
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Fri, 03/06/2020 - 10:13am
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Film Critic Jack Garner honored at the High Falls Women's Film Festival

Longtime local film critic Jack Garner was honored at the High Falls Women’s Film Festival at The Little Theatre on Saturday night. He received the...
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Sat, 11/02/2019 - 9:05pm
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The Little Theatre marks its 90th with a special beer

The Little Theatre on East Avenue in Rochester kicked off a year-long celebration of its 90 th birthday Thursday night with cake of course, but also...
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Fri, 10/18/2019 - 4:14am
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Connections: How movie theaters maintain audiences in the digital age

How can brick and mortar movie theaters maintain and grow audiences in the digital age? We sit down with teams at the Cinema Theater and the Little...
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Tue, 04/09/2019 - 11:41am
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Connections: The documentary, "Don't Be Nice"

The documentary “Don’t Be Nice” tells the story of five slam poets from New York City who have teamed up to compete for a national title. Their coach...
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Wed, 02/13/2019 - 9:52am
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Connections: The film, "Back to Natural," and the Natural Hair Movement

A documentary called "Back to Natural" explores the relationship between politics, hair, and racial identity in black communities. It will be screened...
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Tue, 11/27/2018 - 10:07am
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Connections: The new documentary, "Dialogue in Metal"

WXXI has produced a new documentary that unites master fabricator Jesse James with one of his heroes, the great metal sculptor Albert Paley. The two men...
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Thu, 10/18/2018 - 11:10am
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Connections: Where are all the female film directors?

The top grossing films over the last 10 years have had a total of 1,114 directors. 45 were women. Why aren’t there more female directors in Hollywood?...
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Mon, 07/09/2018 - 11:26am
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Connections: The return of the One Take Film Festival

The One Take Film Festival will celebrate its second year at The Little Theatre next month. This year’s films cover a range of subjects, including...
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Tue, 03/20/2018 - 1:30pm
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Connections: The Rape of Recy Taylor

The Black Cinema Series at The Little Theatre continues this month with the documentary, The Rape of Recy Taylor . Oprah recently mentioned Taylor’s...
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Tue, 03/13/2018 - 12:22pm
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