2011 Press Releases and Media Kits

This section contains current press releases for upcoming events. Please contact Gina Izzo, Director of Marketing, at 610.527.4008 x110 with any media inquiries.

Bryn Mawr Film Institute Celebrates Cinema's Diversity with Opening of New Video Art Exhibit Featuring Work by Peter Rose and In-Theater Talk and Dinner with Film Preservationist Robert A. Harris
November 17, 2011

Film Preservationist and Producer Robert A. Harris Discusses Film Restoration and Hollywood at a Lecture and Dinner at Bryn Mawr Film Institute
November 9, 2011

Bryn Mawr Film Institute Receives Anonymous $250,000 Donation as Part of $500,000 Challenge Grant
November 7, 2011

"Green on Screen" Film Series at BMFI features the environmental documentaries NO IMPACT MAN and QUEEN OF THE SUN with Q&As
October 31, 2011

Bollywood in Bryn Mawr: Bryn Mawr Film Institute will screen the Bollywood classic DEEWAAR in conjunction with a four-week class on Bollywood Cinema
October 4, 2011

Kevin Smith's Record-Breaking Thriller RED STATE and Skype Q&A with Smith on September 25 at Bryn Mawr Film Institute
September 20, 2011

Join Phillies Chairman Bill Giles at Bryn Mawr Film Institute for Dinner, Q&A, and Screening of THE NATURAL
September 2, 2011

National Theatre Live's THE CHERRY ORCHARD, with ZoŽ Wanamaker as Ranyevskaya, broadcast in HD at BMFI
July 11, 2011

July 5, 2011

Live Simulcast of the Paris Opera Ballet's Production of CHILDREN OF PARADISE at BMFI in HD
June 24, 2011

BMFI Celebrates Alfred Hitchcock's Lesser-Known Films with a Film Series and Film Studies Class
June 20, 2011

Free screening of Charlie Chaplin's CITY LIGHTS begins Chaplin Film Series at BMFI
June 14, 2011

Charlie Chaplin's MODERN TIMES with Summer Classics Seminar continues Chaplin Film Series at BMFI
June 14, 2011

New York Philharmonic's all-star production of Stephen Sondheim's COMPANY broadcast in HD at BMFI
June 7, 2011

Author Fran Lebowitz at BMFI's Screening of New Scorsese Documentary PUBLIC SPEAKING
May 13, 2011

Local Filmmaker Tigre Hill Presents Controversial Documentary THE BARREL OF A GUN at BMFI
May 9, 2011

Celebrating love at BMFI: Simulcast of the Royal Wedding free for members!
April 25, 2011

Classes on Westerns and Akira Kurosawa Offered at BMFI in May
April 18, 2011

BUDRUS Screening and Skype Interview with Executive Producer Ronit Avni at Bryn Mawr Film Institute
April 14, 2011

PHIL OCHS: THERE BUT FOR FORTUNE at BMFI, Co-Sponsored by the Philadelphia Folksong Society and Introduced by Gene Shay
April 7, 2011

Winner of Short Film Contest to Receive Full Scholarship to BMFI Summer Filmmaking Workshop for Teens
April 4, 2011

SIDEWAYS Screening and Free Wine Tasting at BMFI, Sponsored by Bryn Mawr Hospital in Honor of Heart Month
April 4, 2011

CLUELESS on 35mm at Bryn Mawr Film Institute
April 1, 2011

"Cinematheque: A PIFA Moment" series features four films inspired by the first Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts
March 25, 2011

National Theatre's production of FRANKENSTEIN, directed by Danny Boyle, broadcast at BMFI in HD
March 25, 2011

SOME LIKE IT HOT screening and Cinema Classics Seminar at BMFI
March 14, 2011

RETURN TO EL SALVADOR and Q&A with Filmmaker Jamie Moffett at BMFI
March 14, 2011

Woody Allen's films the subject of a film studies class taught at both BMFI and the Gershman Y
March 11, 2011

Inglis Foundation co-presents the inspirational documentary SHOOTING BEAUTY at BMFI
March 8, 2011

Discuss Oscar-Nominee GASLAND at Bryn Mawr Film Institute
March 8, 2011

KINGS OF PASTRY Screening with Sweet Treats from Viking Cooking School
February 24, 2011

Free Event! Filmmaker Q&A after TOP SECRET 'ROSIES' Screening
February 21, 2011

The Philadelphia Orchestra Live in HD: Tchaikovsky and MacMillan
February 15, 2011

Remembering Film Legends Film Series: Arthur Penn and Tony Curtis
February 15, 2011

Summer Filmmaking Workshop for Teens Returns to BMFI for Third Year
February 8, 2011

The Donmar Warehouse's production of KING LEAR broadcast in HD at BMFI through National Theatre Live
February 7, 2011

The Globe Theatre's ROMEO AND JULIET in HD on Valentine's Day at BMFI
February 4, 2011

BMFI's Third Annual Oscar Party Fundraiser
January 26, 2011

February Film Education Classes Explore Two Different Auteurs: Sidney Lumet and Eric Rohmer
January 21, 2011

Ballet Simulcast: CALIGULA Broadcast Live from the Paris Opera Ballet
January 20, 2011

Filmmakers Discuss Squash Documentary KEEP EYE ON BALL at BMFI
January 19, 2011

Film History Discussion Series Begins at BMFI
January 13, 2011

BMFI screens SMOKE SIGNALS in conjunction with One Book One Philadelphia
January 12, 2011

FELA!—the award-winning Broadway and London production—broadcast in HD at BMFI through National Theatre Live
January 12, 2011

Live HD Simulcast from the Bolshoi Ballet: CLASS CONCERT and GISELLE
January 10, 2011

Philadelphia Orchestra Live in HD: Gilbert Conducts
January 10, 2011

January 6, 2011