Article 99 + Q&A and VIP reception

Join CinemaKC at the Screenland Medallion Theatre at Plexpod on Friday, November 9 for a special screening of the KC-set, post-Vietnam thriller. Click here for tickets and info.

Episode Five: W. David Keith, Maxwell W. Putnam, and Colin Ross

A local producer works with Michael McMillian on his Futurestakes webisode about a teen-age boy in danger. And two teen filmmakers show cinematic creativity knows no age limit.

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Episode Five: Catch Reel Spirit

Catch Reel Spirit: 3 films by young filmmakers, including the Dierenfeldt siblings.

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Episode Eleven: Mary Beth Brand, Alan Handley and Devin Schwyhart

View the talents of student filmmakers from Avila University, the University of Missouri-Kansas City, and the University of Kansas.

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Episode Two: Russ Hadley and Heather Laird

View a film by Third Eye Productions, get a casting tutorial, and learn what’s up at the KC Film Commission.

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Episode Four: Outpost Worldwide

Travel with Outpost Worldwide as they capture interesting places and people.

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Episode Eleven: Cara Myers, Lyn Elliot, Misti Boland and Mary C. Taylor

Find yourself captivated by four female filmmakers’ four distinct visions.

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Episode Eight: Kevin Willmott, Benjamin Meade and Sean Hill

Check out two filmmaking stars of KC cinema and an actress who shines in a Gary Huggin’s film.

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Episode Seven: Noel Selders, Julian Bickford and Jim Wheeler

Lend us your ears as we showcase film composers and an audio master.

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Episode Four: Jeremy Collins

The adventurist/filmmaker presents his stunning short film about “climbing to untouched summits on the China/Mongolia border, as told through a letter home from father to son”

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Episode Twelve: Anthony Ladesich

The director and cinematographer shows how music inspires him and why pregnant women shouldn’t be ignored.

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“Article 99”

By Patricia Hamarstrom Williams | October 5th, 2018

CLICK HERE: Plot and Description at Wikipedia BUY TICKETS

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CINEMAKC LEGACY RETURNS: Locally Made ‘Article 99’ To Recognize Veterans In Film

By Patricia Hamarstrom Williams | October 5th, 2018

BUY TICKETS Kansas City, Mo. – CinemaKC, a non-profit film organization which spotlights films and filmmakers in the area, will partner with sponsor KC Film Office at Visit KC, to present Article 99,  the second in a series of classic feature films that were filmed in the region with Kansas City locations, cast and crew.…

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“Article 99” Trailer

By Patricia Hamarstrom Williams | October 4th, 2018

CLICK HERE FOR ARTICLE 99 TRAILER Article 99, made by director Howard Deutch and starring Keifer Sutherland, Lea Thompson, Ray Liotta, and a who’s who of actors will screen Friday, November 9 at  7:00 PM at the Screenland Medallion Theatre at Plexpod Westport Commons, located at 300 E 39th Street in Kansas City, Mo.  Prior…

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REVIEW: ‘Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom,’ empire of the senseless

By Johnny Szlauderbach

  When Steven Spielberg unleashed Jurassic Park exactly a quarter century ago, the wunderkind responsible for the ur-blockbuster finally synthesized the apex summer tentpole. The material was junk, but Spielberg transformed Michael Crichton’s schlocky, pseudoscientific tome into a featherweight behemoth of all-ages movie magic. Other, more interesting directors were considered; imagine the cruel splatter-fest Gremlins’s…

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REVIEW: ‘Hereditary,’ genetic disorder

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  Psycho birthed the modern horror genre and, quite appropriately, fractured it in two: the shrewd and the artful. Shameless about their own junkiness, the former function explicitly as thrill rides (The Shining, The Conjuring); the latter harbor transcendent ambitions, couching their frights in atmosphere and metaphor (The Innocents, It Follows). There’s some crossover, of…

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REVIEW: ‘Isle of Dogs,’ elements of style

By Johnny Szlauderbach

  It’s easy to read a kind of progression into each new Wes Anderson movie. The last two have seen Anderson retreat even further from a recognizable reality and deeper into his own obsessively appointed imagination while, for the first time, invoking something bigger than the emotional immaturity of privileged men.   The amorphousness of…

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