Posts tagged "FILM"
WATCH NOW: JIM JARMUSCH BRINGS DETROIT TO THE BIG SCREEN WITH "ONLY LOVERS LEFT ALIVE"

WATCH NOW: JIM JARMUSCH BRINGS DETROIT TO THE BIG SCREEN WITH “ONLY LOVERS LEFT ALIVE”

Jim Jarmusch’s latest film release, Only Lovers Left Alive casts Detroit as a main character in the film, which centers around two vampires who have been in love for centuries. The film is set against the romantic desolation of the cities of Detroit and Tangiers,  where we find an underground musician, deeply depressed by the direction of...
GO SEE: NYC SCREENING OF INDEPENDENT FILM DETROIT UNLEADED AT CINEMA VILLAGE

GO SEE: NYC SCREENING OF INDEPENDENT FILM DETROIT UNLEADED AT CINEMA VILLAGE

Detroit  Unleaded, an award-winning new film out of Detroit, will have it’s official New York theatrical release presented by Gas Afterhours Productions & First Pond Entertainment beginning November 22~28th, 2013 at Cinema Village in Manhattan. 100% made and cast in Detroit, it is the debut feature of Director Rola Nashef and stars first-time feature actors EJ Assi and Nada Shouhayib, along...
BAM CINEMAFEST PRESENTS "DETROPIA" DOCUMENTARY & DIRECTOR Q&A

BAM CINEMAFEST PRESENTS “DETROPIA” DOCUMENTARY & DIRECTOR Q&A

  BAM’s Cinema Fest has featured the NYC premiere screening of Rachel Grady and Heidi Ewing’s acclaimed documentary “Detropia.” PLAYGROUND DETROIT was in the audience for the NYC. The directors were both in attendance and held a Q&A with the audience after the movie. The editing in the film, which was already awarded Sundance recognition was well...
PLAYGROUND DETROIT PRESENTS: "LEMONADE: DETROIT" & "AFTER THE FACTORY" SCREENING

PLAYGROUND DETROIT PRESENTS: “LEMONADE: DETROIT” & “AFTER THE FACTORY” SCREENING

  PLAYGROUND DETROIT is thrilled to be presenting: A Documentary Double Feature “Lemonade: Detroit” & “After the Factory”  on May 10th.  Pre-sale tickets are available for a discounted price and tickets are for purchase at the door, these include a complimentary drink with your ticket! Both directors, Erik Proulx & Philip Lauri will be present at the screening...
MITTEN MOVIE PROJECT: A MONTHLY FILM SHOWCASE SPOTLIGHTS DETROIT

MITTEN MOVIE PROJECT: A MONTHLY FILM SHOWCASE SPOTLIGHTS DETROIT

This past week at the Royal Oak Main Theatre, the Mitten Movie Project held DETROIT NIGHT – “a night dedicated to screening shorts about Detroit or those filmed prominently in the city.”  The event was curated by Connie Magilin, who oversees the monthly movie night. Magilin was recently interviewed by Metro Mode Media and explained more about the regular...