Posts Tagged ‘Philadelphia Film Society’

Ethnic German Church In Manayunk To Meet Its End

Ethnic German Church In Manayunk To Meet Its End

October 19, 2015  |  Morning Blend

Contributing church to St. John the Baptist parish to be shuttered, a permanent Grays Ferry Triangle design selected, and the Film Society in its new HQ > more

Theater Of The Undead

Theater Of The Undead

October 21, 2013  |  News

With the official reopening of the Roxy Theater scheduled for November 15, Philadelphia Film Festival-goers got a glimpse this weekend of the work-in-progress. Contributor Daniel Shurley examines the project--and what it means for the future of cinema in Center City > more

<em>Philadelphia</em> In 1993: Bruised And Battered

Philadelphia In 1993: Bruised And Battered

October 18, 2013  |  Vantage

The 2013 Philadelphia Film Festival will host a screening of Jonathan Demme's seminal film starring Tom Hanks and Denzel Washington on Tuesday at the Prince. It took home two Academy Awards in 1993, one for Hanks' leading role and one for Bruce Springsteen's theme song. Brad Maule watches the song's video and marvels at how far we've come on the streets of Philadelphia, with farther still to go > more

District Health Center # 1, Unassuming, Yet A Preservation Must

District Health Center # 1, Unassuming, Yet A Preservation Must

March 6, 2013  |  Morning Blend

Saving mid-century municipal services architecture, a look at the “Casino Revolution” bid, raising awareness for the SS United States’ preservation, Wyeth painting found at GlaxoSmithKline, and Roxy Theater turns to Kickstarter > more