Screenings September 2011

Thursday, September 1, 7 pm at International House: Fall Arts Preview, the season opening event. RSVP required. 3701 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia.

Monday, September 5, 9:15 pm at Bryn Mawr Film Institute: At Open Screen Monday, Bryn Mawr Film Institute invites area filmmakers to screen their films. Through December 5. 824 W. Lancaster Avenue, Bryn Mawr, PA.

Second Thursday, September 8, 7 pm at International House: Philadelphia premiere of Resurrect Dead: The Mystery of the Toynbee Tiles. Through September 12. Director Jon Foy and cast in person through all five screenings. Cost: $9 general admission, $7 students/seniors, Free members/residents. 3701 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, September 9, 8 pm at Eastern State Penitentiary: The Secret Cinema presents a screening of Millionaires in Prison (1940) and the rarely-screened prison training film, Types of Inmates (196?). Cost: $10. 2027 Fairmount Avenue, Philadelphia.

Friday, September 9, 7 pm at Scribe Video Center: New works produced by Scribe. Cost: $5, free for Scribe members. 4212 Chestnut Street, Third Floor, Philadelphia.

Tuesday, September 13, 7:30 pm at Bryn Mawr Film Institute: Screening of the UK documentary, Young @ Heart. 824 W. Lancaster Avenue, Bryn Mawr, PA.

Friday, September 16, 8 pm at International House: Bruce McClure’s Wave Currents, co-presented by the Philadelphia Independent Film & Video Association, the Film and Media Arts Department at Temple University and College of Art and Design at The University of the Arts. Cost: $10 general admission, $8 students/seniors, $5 IHP and PIFVA members. 3701 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia.

Saturday, September 17, 7 pm at International House: Screening of Black Orpheus. Cost: $9 general admission, $7 students/seniors, Free members/residents. 3701 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia.

Sunday, September 18, 7 pm at International House: Philadelphia Live Arts Festival & Philly Fringe presents Daniel Barrow’s Every Time I See Your Picture I Cry. Cost: $10 general admission, $8 students/seniors, $5 IHP members. 3701 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia.

Wednesday, September 21, 7 pm at International House: Screening of Erie, presented as part of Scribe Video Center’s Producers’ Forum series. Filmmaker Kevin Jerome Everson in person. $10 general admission, $8 students/seniors, $5 IHP, Scribe and PIFVA members. 3701 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia.

Wednesday, September 21, 6 pm at Penn Museum: Screening of The Mummy (1932), presented by Secret Cinema. Cost: $10 general admission; $7 senior citizens; $6 for children and full-time students; Free for museum members, children under 5, and PENNcard holders. 3260 South Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, September 23 at the Ritz Bourse: Opening of Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness. 400 Ranstead Street, Philadelphia.

Wednesday, September 28, 2 pm at Bryn Mawr Film Institute: Live simulcast of Faust, performed at the Royal Opera House, London. 824 W. Lancaster Avenue, Bryn Mawr, PA.

Thursday, September 29 – Sunday, October 2 at International House: Project Twenty1’s 6th Annual Film and Animation Festival.

Friday, September 30, 8 pm at Independence Mall: Opening Night Philadelphia!, a free, public simulcast of the opening night of Bizet’s Carmen.