Events

Sustainability Series: VOLUNTEER

A filmmaker and travel enthusiast embarks on a global volunteering journey that takes her from the coral reefs of Fiji to a wildlife sanctuary in Uganda. What results is the film Volunteer.... [read more]

Sibs Weekend: DONNIE DARKO

Donnie Darko. Elizabeth Darko. Jake Gyllenhaal. Maggie Gyllenhaal. Cult Classic Sibling Style. Before Stranger Things combined sci-fi, Spielbergian touches and ‘80s nostalgia to much acclaim, Richard Kelly set the high-water mark with this debut feature.  Arguably... [read more]

Sustainability Series: THE HUMAN ELEMENT

We humans are a force of nature. At the same time human activities alter the basic elements of life – earth, air, water, and fire – those elements change human life. In... [read more]

Valentine’s Day: HAROLD & MAUDE

Hal Ashby’s 1972 cult classic about a rich, attention-seeking, suicidal young man (Bud Court) who is changed forever when forms a relationship with a lively septuagenarian and aging eccentric, Maude (Ruth Gordon),... [read more]

Sustainability Series: SAVING SEA TURTLES

Narrated by renowned scientist Dr. Sylvia Earle, this feature-length independent documentary tells the larger natural history story of the world’s rarest sea turtle, the Kemp’s Ridley and how humans pushed a healthy... [read more]

DROP YOUR SHORTS

Yang Miller hosts Drop Your Shorts, a short film event celebrating the talent of local and regional filmmakers. It gives participants the chance to see their original work on the big screen.... [read more]

Sustainability Series: IN THE STARLIGHT

During the darkest hours of the night, while the rest of the world is sleeping, outdoor photographer Paul Zizka ventures out into the wilderness in search of the world’s starriest skies. His... [read more]

Sustainability Series: APPETITE FOR DESTRUCTION

The palm oil industry has papered over vast swathes of the planet, much of it valuable and ecologically diverse. Forty million tons are produced annually, and it can be found in 50%... [read more]

Sustainability Series: AN EVENING WITH SEAN PEOPLES

An evening with Sean Peoples and his work. Discussion on creating environmental documentaries covering: Hurricane Maria -A compilation of three films Broken Landscape, Confronting India’s Water-Energy Choke Point In India’s resource-rich Meghalaya... [read more]

Moms Weekend: THE PRINCESS BRIDE

“Hello. My name Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die.” Your beloved classic THE PRINCESS BRIDE back on the big screen? “As you wish!” The Athena is screening the hilarious and memorable classic... [read more]

Sustainability Series: THE GUARDIANS

In celebration of Earth Day! The Guardians, a breathtaking documentary illuminates the delicate balance between humans and nature in Donaciano Ojeda, Mexico. This mountainous region is home to the ancestral lands of... [read more]