Tagged: Classroom To Screening Room

From Bronxville to the Burns: Viewing & Doing in Practice

Just two months after I began working at the JBFC, I received word that students from my alma mater, Bronxville High School, would be coming to the JBFC Theater for a Classroom to Screening Room “clipshow.” Elated, I volunteered to help out with the event, particularly since two | more »


A Student Screening That's Out of this World!

This morning 250 students from Roosevelt High School in Yonkers, NY came to the JBFC theater for a Q&A with a very special alumnus.Ron Garan is a decorated fighter pilot, aquanaut, social entrepreneur, and he's the only NASA astronaut from Westchester County. He's spent 178 | more »


Evolution of a Criminal

What drives a happy, studious, and charismatic teenager to commit a felony? In Evolution of a Criminal, filmmaker Darius Clark Monroe turns the camera on himself, his closest friends, and his family as he revisits a painful past. In high school, Monroe and two classmates robbed a | more »


Seek Out That Which Challenges You

For many, Casablanca is fondly remembered as the setting of a classic black and white romantic drama starring Old-Hollywood darlings, Humphrey Bogart and Ingrid Bergman. Although the days of refugee smuggling and Nazi occupation are over, the famous Moroccan city continues to be | more »


Game. Set. Watch!

“Imagine a school where the cool kids are the chess team. Welcome to I.S. 318.”

Last Friday, as part of our Classroom to Screening Room program, Brooklyn Castle was screened for a group of Westchester students from Ossining High School, Scarsdale Middle School, Children’s Village, | more »