John Waters: Pope of Trash (2024) | Memorabilia Exhibition | Jan 1 - Aug 4, 2024

John Waters: Pope of Trash is the first comprehensive exhibition dedicated to the artist’s contributions to cinema. The exhibition delves into his filmmaking process, key themes, and unmatched style. Works on view include costumes, set decoration, props, handwritten scripts, posters, concept designs, correspondence, scrapbooks, photographs, film clips, and more. Click Here for the 2023 exhibition ….

New York African Film Festival (2023) | Film Festivals | May 10 - May 16, 2023

Launched in 1993 and one of the first of its kind in the United States, the festival reflects on the myriad ways African and diaspora storytellers have used the moving image as a mold to tell stories with their own nuances and idiosyncrasies. Under the banner Freeforms, the festival presents more than 30 films from ….

Ted Nicolaou's Subspecies V: Bloodrise Theatrical Premiere Event (2023) | U.S. Theatrical Premieres | May 15, 2023

Ted Nicolaou’s long awaited return to the fang-fold, Subspecies V: Bloodrise, is hitting movie theatres across North America for a one night special event premiere, courtesy of the Alamo Drafthouse on May 15th. Select Alamo theatre’s will be offering additional/ screening dates. The special Graveyard Shift presentation includes an exclusive introduction and pre-recorded post-screening Q&A ….

National Photography Month | Events - Cultural Celebrations | May 1 - May 31

The invention of the camera has been traced back to the work of Ibn al-Haytham, a medieval mathematician, astronomer, and physicist of the Islamic Golden Age. While the effects of a single light passing through a pinhole had been described earlier, Ibn al-Haytham gave the first correct analysis of the camera obscura, including the first ….