As the mercury (and humidity) rise in Illinois, I seek the shelter of dark, cool places like movie theaters. Even when the weather isn’t unbearable, I have a tendency to go to the movies. Luckily, the Art Theater Co-Op is showing a variety of film series to keep me coming back again and again.
On the heels of Ebertfest, Shelly learns more about the class for college credit that is also an international film festival.
Rebecca gives you some whats and whys about Ebertfest, with a few opinions and asides about the world, people, and dinner downtown.
Sam shows you the highlights of his boneyard experiene. He also has some items on his wishlist. Check it out!
Be prepared for this year's slate of movies with plot summaries, a schedule, and personal biases put together for you by multiple voices from the Arts staff writers.
Bringing the exhibition from the museum to the community, two Art organizations coordinate an installation and film series.
Consumed, a movie filmed locally, will be premiering at the Art Theater November 17th and 18th. Brett Hayes, the producer of the film and co-owner of Shatterglass Studios, had a few words to add on the process of making the film and the community that helped spawn it.
In collaboration with Shatterglass Studios, Champaign County Visitor's Bureau now offers a Film Office for filmmakers local and beyond.
Rochelle previews the Flatlands Dance Film Festival, beginning September 1st at the Art.
Rebecca backs up her claims that the Pens to Lens 2015 films are worth setting aside time to watch.
Confused and slightly concerned about the new "Membership" program at the Art Theater Co-Op, Rebecca talks to some honchos to try to sort it all out.
The Arts Section strives to celebrate our community's rich and vibrant artistic scene, from theatre to local authors, film, performance art, and everything in between.