Joe’s Violin

2017-05-23T13:39:50-04:00

Joe's Violin A 91-year-old Holocaust survivor donates his violin of 70 years to a local instrument drive, changing the life of a 12-year-old school girl in the nation's poorest congressional district, and unexpectedly, his own. Joe’s Violin illuminates the transcendent power of music, how a simple act can make a profound impact, and how one [...]

Pickle

2017-05-23T13:39:50-04:00

Pickle A couple recounts the various animals they have adopted as pets over the course of their marriage, including a paraplegic possum and a fish that couldn’t swim. Pickle explores the human capacity to care for all creatures throughout their sometimes greatly protracted lives until their occasionally sudden and unfortunate deaths. Screens as part of [...]

The Smog of the Sea

2017-05-23T13:39:51-04:00

Smog of the Sea Marine scientist Marcus Eriksen invited renowned surfers Keith and Dan Malloy, musician Jack Johnson, spearfisher Kimi Werner, and bodysurfer Mark Cunningham to join him on a one-week journey through the Sargasso Sea to assess the fate of plastics in the world’s oceans. After years of hearing about ocean “garbage patches,” the [...]

Speaking is Difficult

2017-05-23T13:39:51-04:00

Speaking is Difficult The fear, chaos, and disbelief triggered by mass shootings have become an inescapable yet unbearable reality. Speaking is Difficult represents five years of an American crisis. Screens as part of Shorts First 1. Producer Will Lennon in attendance Date: 9/16/2016 Time: 10:00am Location: Camden Opera House