Are we #HumanKinda?

  Jetblue prides itself on bringing humanity back to air travel, I for one love the cute commercials with the pigeons! Now, they’re starting the conversation on a larger scale and have produced this hilarious yet thought provoking short film directed by Bianca Giaever and starring comedian Sam Richardson, daring to ask the question – when did we all become so busy? And are we losing our humanity and becoming

Here There, Acá Allá Opening Reception at Bronx Documentary Center

OPENING RECEPTION Saturday, August 29, 2015 6-9PM Free and Open to the Public ON VIEW August 30 – September 13, 2015 Thursday through Friday 3–7PM Saturday and Sunday 1-5PM Here There, Acá Allá Photographic dialogues between generations and cultures Curated by Susana Arellano and Rafael Gamo Here There, Acá Allá was possible through a collaborative effort between Mano a Mano: Mexican Culture Without Borders and Masa, with the goal of making art accessible

Fatherhood Image Film Festival

Saturday, August 22, 2015, 2-9PM The BDC welcomes back Fatherhood IMAGE FILM Festival (FiFF) on Saturday, August 22, from 2-9pm, for a day that showcases movies by local filmmakers and screenwriters on the topic of fatherhood. The festival, which is organized by the Harlem Professionals, has a mission to impact, gauge and assess the image of fathers in media. Schedule: 2:00PM: Student Films 2:30PM: FiFP Program Description 3:00PM: Short Film Presentation with Q&A

Previewing Ricki and the Flash with #RickiAndTheFlashMOMS

By: Dalilah Smith Santos Monday afternoon Nicole aka THE Bronx Mama and I joined The Moms for a special screening of Ricki and the Flash. What can I say?! I think we both literally laughed and cried. I think this is a story many of us can relate to. Ricki played by the AMAZING Meryll Streep, decides to follow her dream of becoming a “rock star” and leaves her home of

Film at the Bronx Documentary Center-Tierralismo: Stories from a Cooperative Farm

Tierralismo: Stories from a Cooperative Farm   Wednesday, April 15, 7:30PM This documentary offers a close look at the history and practices of Cuba’s most successful and important urban farm, the agricultural cooperative, Organopónico Vivero Alamar. The cooperative provides an example of how organic agriculture can be practiced in a city and contribute to local development by facilitating access to healthy food at fair prices while creating jobs. Through its

Valentines Day Celebrations at Bartow Pell Mansion

Movies at the Mansion Thursday, February 5, 7 p.m. The museum celebrates romance in February with the screening of a bittersweet movie in the double parlors. Set before World War II, Brief Encounter (1945) stars Trevor Howard and Celia Johnson as married Brits who fall in love after a chance encounter, but out of consideration for their families opt not to be together. Directed by David Lean and based on

Film Screenings at Bronx Museum of the Arts

1040 Lounge: Jamel Shabazz: Street Photographer Friday, January 16, 2015 from 6:30pm to 9:00pm Join us for a film screening of Jamel Shabaz:  Street Photographer, followed by a Q&A with director Charlie Ahearn.  In the infancy of hip-hop, Brooklyn-born photographer Jamel Shabazz documented the pioneers of music and style who would launch an enduring worldwide phenomenon. Charlie Ahearn, the director of the seminal graffiti movie Wild Style, pays tribute to

Paddington + Nicole Kidman #KidmanMoms

By Michelle Lucille I had the opportunity to go and see the “Paddington” Movie and I must say it was exceptional! I just loved how well they did on recreating such a classic children’s book. The characters were all well cast and the rolls were well performed. Nicole Kidman was a phenomenal villain! Peter Capaldi, well, he was definitely quite the character. I nearly squealed in excitement when he came

Annie with The Moms #AnnieMoms

In case you haven’t had a chance to check out Annie yet, be sure to go this weekend! Bronxmama writer Dalilah had a chance to see it before it hit theaters with The Moms and other bloggers. Check out her take: When I first heard rumors of an Annie remake a few years ago I had two thoughts…1) that will never happen 2) if it ain’t broke don’t fix it.

The Theory Of Everything

  By: Michelle Lucille I want to start by saying that The Theory of Everything was by far the best movie I have seen in over a decade. If you enjoy heartfelt true stories then you must see this film. Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones did Oscar worthy performances in this fascinating film based on the lives of Stephen Hawking and Jane Wilde. At the event hosted by TheMOMS we were

Paycheck to Paycheck Screening at Hostos Community College

Planned Parenthood of New York City (PPNYC), Hostos Community College and the Center for Bronx Nonprofits are excited to announce a free screening and panel discussion on Paycheck to Paycheck, an HBO documentary that illuminates the day-to-day challenges of millions of working low-income women in the United States. WHAT: Planned Parenthood of New York City, Hostos Community College and the Center for Bronx Nonprofits host screening and panel discussion on HBO