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Microcinema Mania
Bimonthly series Cinema41 highlights the underseen and underrated
"...No lie, that: Microcinema series in Austin seem to be suddenly springing up..."

July 22, 2011 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

Size Matters
Making sense of Austin's microcinema scene
"...It all started with a microcinema, really. A vital element of Austin's cinematic community was..."

July 17, 2009 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

Cinescape
Cinescape offers a weekly home to microcinema.
"...Enter "microcinema," a growing national movement that espouses a new method..."

Sept. 20, 2002 Screens Feature by Will Robinson Sheff

Short Cuts
War isn't good for much, except maybe art. Austin's microcinema community responds.
"...for is art, in general, and, by extension, the microcinema movement. Global conflict is generally considered to be a..."

Jan. 24, 2003 Screens Column by Marc Savlov

Cracking the Code on Cinema41
But what's it all mean??
"...In Marc Savlov's feature "Microcinema Mania" on bimonthly film series Cinema41 (out on stands..."

July 21, 2011 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Day Trips
14 Pews in Houston's the Heights is a beautiful community center that screens indie films, books live music, and hosts community events
"...other artistic expressions looking for an audience. Already the microcinema and alternative performance space has hosted an experimental Latino..."

Nov. 26, 2010 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

The Balancing Act of Being in Two Places at Once
I'll Come Running director Spencer Parsons on his states of mind
"...of the Austin film scene (as a filmmaker, teacher, microcinema enthusiast, and occasional Chronicle contributor) – found himself turning..."

Nov. 27, 2009 Screens Feature by Kimberley Jones

The Advance's Retreat
Is this the end for Cinematexas?
"...by and large you'll find that a lot of microcinemas are run on the enthusiasm of 22-year-olds," Parsons says...."

Sept. 14, 2007 Screens Feature by Marrit Ingman

The Best of Cinematexas 2002
"...at Cinemaker Co-op's monthly meeting. Cinescape is a weekly microcinema series programmed by the Cinemaker Co-op, the Center for..."

Oct. 1, 2002 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Best of Aurora Picture Show: Vol. 1
"...Directed by: Various. This new microcinema series will screen weekly at the Hideout and will..."

Sept. 3, 2002 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Small-Gauge Samurai
Super-8 enthusiast Cory Ryan brings Flicker to town.
"...block, following somewhat in the footsteps of Austin's other microcinema purveyor, the Cinemaker Co-op, but a wholly different beast...."

July 20, 2001 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

Film Flam
Michael Shannon, casting call, and Bad Movie Bingo
"...• Two Good: Cinema41, that indie cinematic collective we've..."

May 10, 2013 Screens Post by Monica Riese

Film Flam
Stateside Independent launches, Al Gore at SXSW Interactive, and more
"...a theatrical market. Lucky for us, repertory theatres and microcinemas have been filling in the gaps, most recently with..."

Feb. 5, 2013 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Film Flam
Cinema East and Paramount summer series news
"...'82, anyone? – with this summer's supersized repertory and microcinema lineup...."

May 15, 2012 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

'Funny' for the Ages
10th anniversary screening of 'Funny Ha Ha' this Sunday
"...native Boston in 2002, then, in a monument to microcinema-hustle (aided by a couple of lucky breaks), slowly got..."

March 21, 2012 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

The Outlaw
Alex Cox, still shooting film, and the finger, after all these years
"...Microcinema will release Alex Cox's Searchers 2.0 on DVD and..."

Oct. 22, 2010 Screens Feature by Cindy Widner

Three Guys, a Girl, and a Dog Named Friday
Austin film collective Jollyville Pictures on its ingredients for success
"...sell that, too, on the basis that it's edgy, microcinema humor. We were thinking that it would be great..."

Dec. 18, 2009 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

'The Whole Shootin' Match' Screens Tonight
Cast and crew gather to remember the slain Lou Perryman
"...When local microcinema Screen Door Film programmed Eagle Pennell's The Whole Shootin'..."

May 22, 2009 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Flicker's Best
Thursday, Feb. 17, 9:45pm, Alamo Drafthouse Downtown
"...in 1994 in Athens, Ga., with a dream of microcinema bliss and spread, virally, all around the world –..."

Feb. 11, 2005 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

The Kids Stay in the Pictures
When the Cinemaker Co-op and the Center for Young Cinema combined to make the Motion Media Arts Center, at least one thing stayed the same: the importance of kids
"...the Co-op's usual plateful of weekly screenings, minifests, and microcinema outbursts. The CYC was an immediate hit with both..."

June 25, 2004 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

"I Made a Movie, and They Didn't Want It!"
Shut out by distribution companies, indie filmmakers go DIY when it comes to getting their movie out there.
"...for these vagabond indie films to find refuge at microcinemas; indeed, these city-based film collectives dedicated to screening underground,..."

July 11, 2003 Screens Feature by Kimberley Jones

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