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Checking In on CBUS Indie Cinemas

Hope Madden Hope Madden Checking In on CBUS Indie Cinemas

What do you miss? I miss free beverage refills. Opening a new can of Diet Coke every time I finish the last instead of hitting the soda fountain at Chipotle is costing me a fortune. I also miss going to the movies. A lot of us in CBUS do, and more than that, we’re worried […]

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A Little Help with Streaming Options

George Wolf George Wolf A Little Help with Streaming Options

Here’s the thing about streaming movies: it’s hard to figure out what’s decent. Well, let us end your worries! Here’s a look at what you can find, where you can find it, and what’s worth your time. We’re trying to take this “in this together” thing seriously! True History of the Kelly Gang by George […]

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Fine Choices for Home Entertainment

George Wolf George Wolf Fine Choices for Home Entertainment

Another week, another wild search for entertainment. We are here to help! You still have the weekend to check out the Columbus International Film + Animation Festival, for instance. And you should definitely get into the habit of checking out Gateway Film Center, Wexner Center for the Arts and Drexel Theatre websites for their streaming […]

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Columbus International Animation + Film Festival Goes Virtual

Hope Madden Hope Madden Columbus International Animation + Film Festival Goes Virtual

For 67 years, the Columbus International Film Festival has brought remarkable shorts and animation as well as narrative and documentary features to Columbus. That’s the longest-running film festival in the country. A little quarantine was not going to wreck their streak. According to Cristyn Steward, executive director of the Columbus International Animation and Film Festival, […]

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Hot Docs and Cool Blues in Home Entertainment

Hope Madden Hope Madden Hot Docs and Cool Blues in Home Entertainment

There are more ways than ever for us shut ins to enjoy brand spanking new movies, and in many cases, help out the cinemas we miss so terribly. Here is this week’s crop of brand new streaming films, most of which you can view via Gateway Film Center and Wexner Center for the Arts websites, […]

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Gateway Film Center Debuts Conversations from the Center

George Wolf George Wolf Gateway Film Center Debuts Conversations from the Center

Maybe you’ve found the time to catch up on all those movies you missed last year (and the year before and every year since middle school). Are you looking for additional recommendations? Do you feel like talking through what you’ve seen? This Friday, April 10, Gateway Film Center launches Conversations from the Center, a book-club […]

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‘Stuck at Home’ Short Film Contest to Support Local Filmmakers

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman ‘Stuck at Home’ Short Film Contest to Support Local Filmmakers

The Greater Columbus Film Commission has announced the creation of a “Stuck at Home” Short Film Contest. The contest is open to anyone in the film industry in Franklin and surrounding counties, beginning April 6 and running through April 15. The contest includes cash prizes for six films in two categories, under 60-second films and […]

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