Category: The DocYard

BSAF 2018: DocYard spring series continues at the Brattle tonight

The Spring 2018 series of screenings from Cambridge-based The DocYard continues this Monday (4/9) with the critically-acclaimed film Spettacolo. Here’s the official synopsis from the organization’s website: Once upon a time, villagers in a tiny hill town in Tuscany came up with a remarkable way to confront their issues – they turned their lives into a play. Every summer, their...

BSAF 2018: DocYard spring series continues with “Railway Sleepers”

The Spring 2018 series of screenings from Cambridge-based The DocYard continues this Monday (3/26) with the critically-acclaimed film Railway Sleepers. Here’s the official synopsis from the organization’s website: The first railway line in Thailand was inaugurated in 1893 – a sign of progress and prosperity. Shot over eight years on every active line of the country’s railway system, this wondrous...

BOSTON SPRINGS A FETHIVAL 2017: ReelAbilities Boston, Day 4

ReelAbilities Boston, the metro area’s extension of the national ReelAbilities Film Festival, continues today and throughout this week at various venues in and around (and even slightly outside) the Hub. Co-presented up our way by the Boston Jewish Film Festival, RAB showcases films that highlight people with and are made by people with disabilites. The lineup of films are generally...

IT’S HERE!  The 2015 “Boston Springs A Fehtival” Magazine!

IT’S HERE! The 2015 “Boston Springs A Fehtival” Magazine!

Hurry hurry hurry!! Step right up! It’s time for YOU to take a look at the 2015 Boston Springs A Fethival Magazine from Subject:CINEMA!  It’s a week or so late, but when you see it, you’ll know why! Our 2015 edition is filled with nearly 60 pages of info on every festival in Metro Boston in the spring, plus hundreds...

The DocYard announces Spring 2015 lineup

The DocYard announces Spring 2015 lineup

Boston’s premiere documentary film discussion group The DocYard has announced the films for its upcomng 2015 Spring Season, running from January 26 to April 20 at the Brattle Theatre. From The DocYard Newsletter: Join us this fall to discover what is innovative and inspiring in nonfiction film today. Accompanying the screenings are an award-winning group of filmmakers from near and...

PRESS RELEASE: The DocYard co-presents A SPELL TO WARD OFF THE DARKNESS

PRESS RELEASE: The DocYard co-presents A SPELL TO WARD OFF THE DARKNESS

TONIGHT, March 23-Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at various locations  Films and Performances by Ben Rivers, Ben Russell  and Robert A.A. Lowe (Lichens)  Co-presented with the Harvard Film Archive,   Balagan Film Series, and Non-event!   Four of Boston’s finest cultural organizations (The DocYard, Balagan Films, Harvard Film Archive, Non-Event) come together for a unique partnership to bring to Boston’s spaces the...

The DocYard presents Armadillo at the Brattle February 1

The DocYard presents ARMADILLO – TUESDAY FEBRUARY 1, 8pm at the Brattle Theatre – this is only the film’s second time screening in the US Directed by Danish filmmaker Janus Metz, ARMADILLO journeys to a UK-Danish military base in Afghanistan. Metz follows the soldiers in their peace-keeping mission in the region, and discovers the real tensions that such missions inspire. This...