Thu, Aug 7, 8:15PM
Gimme Shelter. 1970. 90 min. Legendary director Albert Maysles joins us for a screening of his landmark documentary on The Rolling Stones’ infamous 1969 Altamont concert. ($15 / $7 Bronx residents)
Bronx Photographers Group Show Opening Reception | Fri., Sept 5, 6pm. A group show of contemporary and recent documentary photography and photojournalism by Bronx photographers. Exhibition on view Sept. 5 - Oct.12.
Sat., Sept. 6, 8:15pm First to Fall. 2014. An intimate story of friendship, sacrifice and the madness of war. It bears witness to the irreversible transformation of two friends, Tarek and Hamid, and the price they pay for their conviction. Q&A with director Rachel Beth Anderson and co-director Tim Grucza. Moderated by The New York Times Deputy International Editor Michael Slackman. (20$ Suggested donation)
Bronx Artist Documentary Project Opening Reception | Tues., Sept. 13, 6pm. Check out this exhibition documenting creativity at work in the Bronx, curated by the Bronx Documentary Center. Exhibition on view at the Andrew Freedman Home, Sept. 11 – Oct. 8.
“Father Figure” Book signing with Zun Lee | Fri. Sept. 19, 6-9pm. Join photographer Zun Lee and some of the fathers and families featured in the project for this meet & greet and book signing.