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Remake: Movie Posters Based on the Films of the Coen Brothers Auction and Sale

May 29th at 7pm

$5 admission.

 

Join Cinema Center for a night of art and fun, all inspired by the films of the Coen brothers! 

 

Each artist was asked to recreate a movie poster of a favorite Coen brothers film. This collection includes posters for films such as Fargo, Raising Arizona, Inside Llewyn Davis, True Grit and many, many others.

 

Sales for prints begin immediately at 7pm. There will also be a silent auction for a signed and numbered framed poster from each film.

 

At 9pm, local band The Snarks takes the stage and after the auction and sale concludes, there will be a special screening of the Coen brothers masterpiece Barton Fink in the theater.

 

Bravas food truck will be on site for the duration of the event. Cinema Center will be serving beer and wine.

 

All sales benefit Cinema Center to help fund its programming and operations.

 

Artists include:

Adam Meyer

Andrea Atwood

Bob Storey

Brian Sterling Lewis

Corey Purvis

Elyse Boutall

Jake Sauer

Jason Swisher

Jeff Anderson

Jenn Storey

Kay Gregg

Matt Kelley

Meg Tiffany

Mike Green

Nate Utesch

Ryan Pickard

 

 

Film Club – Free Members-Only Screening of “Animlas”, Sunday, May 24th, Social Hour at 5:00pm, Screening at 6:00pm

Now there is another great benefit of belonging to the area’s only community-supported, independently programmed, art house movie theater.  We are proud to introduce Cinema Center Film Club! On the fourth Sunday of every month, Cinema Center will have a special members only screening of one of our great, full-run films! The best part? This screening is absolutely FREE to all members who attend! You don’t need to do anything additional to be part of the Film Club, just be a current member. Preceding each Film Club showing will be a Members Only Mixer in the Spectator Lounge, where our great community of cinephiles can come together, have a drink from Cinema Center’s excellent selection of beer and wine and discuss all things movies with one another, as well as Cinema Center’s fun and knowledgeable staff.

 

The next Film Club screening will be ANIMALS on Sunday, May 24th! A social hour with will be held in the Spectator Lounge at 5:00pm. Screening begins at 6:00pm. 

 

 

 

 

 

NSFW

NSFW is the stuff you weren’t supposed to watch as a kid. It’s the stuff you heard someone describe and it sounded so absurd it couldn’t possibly be real. It’s the place where you can see Rowdy Roddy Piper one night and Jack Nicholson the next. Where people in the high-brow got their start in the low-brow. It’s Black & White, Smell-o-Vision, Red, Green, or Purple Tinted, and Technicolor. From Italy, Korea, the UK, North America, Japan. Dubbed, Subtitled, or Barely Audible. This is the Summit City’s showcase of thrillers, horror-shows, comedies, sci-fi head trips, the overshadowed flicks from burgeoning film titans, and the triumphs of the auteurs of sleaze. Welcome to, “Not Safe Fort Wayne”, bringing cult classics to the three rivers!

 

 

Subtitled Sundays

In an effort to make our programming accessible to all audiences, Cinema Center is excited and proud to launch Subtitled Sundays! On the third Sunday of every month, Cinema Center will screen one of our regularly scheduled, full-run films with the captioning enabled. Not only will this benefit the deaf and hard of hearing, but it will help anyone who sometimes has a little trouble discerning dialogue when multiple characters speak, or who miss what is said in very quiet moments.

 

The next Subtitled Sunday film will be TBD

  

Be sure to check Our Schedule for Subtitled Sunday movie selections and show times. Regular pricing applies. At Cinema Center, we truly believe everyone in this great community should have a chance to enjoy the best independent, documentary, and foreign films. It is one of the many reasons why Film feels different here.

 

 


Past and Annual Events
Artament
Each year, more than 50 local artists donate one-of-a-kind hanging art pieces to this fun, festive silent auction. A perennial favorite with the art crowd and holiday shoppers alike. 

Braineaters’ Ball
A part of Downtown Fright Night, the Braineater’s Ball is a spookifying mix of movies, music, dancing, macabre art, a costume contest, and yummy food for the undead. Admission is free.

Oscar Party
Our annual salute to the Oscars! This popular party features a silent auction, live music, Oscar balloting, an Oscar trivia contest with prizes, great food and libations, and the screening of an Oscar-nominated film.

Spinal Tap Party
Nigel Tufnel Day on 11.11.11 was the occasion for this rockin’, one-time-only party. Cinema Center turned it up to 11 with beer, wine and tiny bread, as Christopher Guest fans turned out for a screening of the hilarious cult classic “This Is Spinal Tap.”
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