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OUR FIRST EVER FUNDRAISING CAMPAIGN

OUR FIRST EVER FUNDRAISING CAMPAIGN {0}

We are overjoyed! Dear Friends, We have raised $33,259 ($28,729 from Kickstarter & $4,530 through separate donations). This awe-inspiring outpouring of support has exceeded our goal and our expectations. A whopping 416 people contributed to our campaign. This was our first-ever fundraising campaign, and after just three years, we are overwhelmed by your dedication to […]

CINE CLUB / LES VALSEUSES

CINE CLUB / LES VALSEUSES {0}

SATURDAY JULY 14 – 8pm – MOVIE – LES VALSEUSES [GOING PLACE] / For the eighth edition of The ciné-club in conjunction with Bastille Day’s celebration on Smith Street Brooklyn,  we will present  Les Valseuses (Going Places) directed by Bertrand Blier. Two whimsical, aimless thugs harass and assault women, steal, murder, and alternately charm, fight, […]

PEN WORLD VOICES

PEN WORLD VOICES {0}

SATURDAY MAY 5 / LITERATURE / 8PM / MESSIAH IN BROOKLYN / This event ties into Distorting (A Messiah Project, 13C), an art installation created by R. Justin Stewart and curated by Risa Shoup. Writers will interact with a sculpture as they read about what we as humans are (or are not) perpetually waiting for. […]

CINE CLUB / STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN

CINE CLUB / STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN {0}

SATURDAY APRIL 21 / 8PM / CINECLUB / STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN A Matter of Life and Death (1946) is a romantic fantasy film set in World War II by the British writer-director-producer team of Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger. It was originally released in U.S. under the title Stairway to Heaven, which derived from the […]

ANONYME & NOS COUSINAILLES

ANONYME & NOS COUSINAILLES {0}

THURSDAY JUNE 7 / 6.30PM / THEATER / Anonyme and Nos Cousinailles are two ten minutes French plays inspired by the theme Retrouvailles (Reunion), featuring LLS students [The Language and Laughter Studio] in Brooklyn. Both plays were awarded at the Lycée Français of New York’s annual festival “Première Scène” on March 2012.  “Nos Cousinailles” won […]

MR HULOT’S HOLIDAY

MR HULOT’S HOLIDAY {0}

FRIDAY JUNE 15 / 3.45pm / CINECLUB JUNIOR Directed and starring Jacques Tati with a script written by Tati and Henri Marquet, Les Vacances de M. Hulot (Monsieur Hulot’s Holiday) is the story of a man going on a vacation to a beach where he unknowingly creates chaos every step he takes. The film is […]

SULLIVAN’S TRAVEL

SULLIVAN’S TRAVEL {0}

MOVIE / TUESDAY MAY 1 / 7.30PM /  A Fictive Kin Movie Night / Sullivan is a successful, spoiled, and naive director of fluff films, with a heart-o-gold, who decides he wants to make a film about the troubles of the downtrodden poor. Much to the chagrin of his producers, he sets off in tramp’s […]

CINE CLUB / ASCENSEUR POUR L’ECHAFAUD

CINE CLUB / ASCENSEUR POUR L’ECHAFAUD {0}

MOVIE / FRIDAY MAY 18 / 7.30PM / Florence Carala and her lover Julien Tavernier, an ex – paratrooper want to murder her husband by faking a suicide. But after Julien has killed him and he puts his things in his car, he finds he has forgotten the rope outside the window and he returns […]

BOERUM HILL HOUSE TOUR

BOERUM HILL HOUSE TOUR {0}

SUNDAY JUNE 3 / 1 – 5PM / Brooklyn’s Boerum Hill Association invites you to join us for our 25th House and Garden Tour on Sunday June 3rd from 1:00pm – 5:00pm.  Boerum Hill is bounded on the north by Schermerhorn Street and Flatbush Avenue, on the south by Warren Street, by Court Street on […]

SHABBAT DINNER

SHABBAT DINNER {1}

FRIDAY APRIL 13 / 7.30PM / SHABBAT DINNER / A multi-course meal plus special cocktail by The Gefilteria in celebration of R. Justin Stewart’s installation, Distorting (a messiah project, 13C). Mamie Kanfer Stewart will lead guests through a lively discussion of art and spirituality. Dinner will take place inside of Distorting (a messiah project, 13C). All […]