Patricia Hamarstrom Williams

PATRICIA HAMARSTROM WILLIAMS, M.F.A., Ph.D.abd is an international film and theatre director and new media expert. Her film credits include “A Tomb for Boris Davidovich”, “A Long Day’s Journey Into Night”, “Othello”, and “Tiger Dance”; work at Cinecitta and for Universal Studios. She has also directed at major theatres, including Lincoln Center, American Repertory Theatre, Missouri (now Kansas City) Repertory Theatre, national Shakespeare Festivals, and the National Theatre of Serbia. Hamarstrom Williams has served as Executive Director of both the Kansas City Film Festival and the KAN Film Festival. She is Vice President of the Board of CinemaKC, having joined in 2014.

CINEMAKC HOSTS ITS 2ND TRIVIA NIGHT on THURSDAY, AUGUST 6

By Patricia Hamarstrom Williams / July 23rd, 2015 / 0 Comments

FUN! PRIZES! Support CinemaKC at this Fundraiser! TEAMS of 4-6 will compete against each other to hold the title “2015 CHARITY TRIVIA WINNER.” PRIZES – 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners. Join a team for $10 or buy a table for $50 for a Team of 4 to 6 players. Teams must arrive by 6:30pm…

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CINEMAKC PRESENTS FILM PROGRAMS at the FOLK ALLIANCE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL15

By Patricia Hamarstrom Williams / February 13th, 2015 / 0 Comments

  Kansas City, Mo. The national Folk Alliance Festival will be held February 19-22, 2015, At Westin and the Sheraton Crown Center in Kansas City, Mo. CinemaKC presents a film series at the Folk Alliance International Film Festival15 in the Fremont Room of the Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crown Center, 2345 McGee Street, Kansas…

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CinemaKC Presents the Premiere of Blue Heaven: Film by Johnny Dailey Explores New Drug

By Patricia Hamarstrom Williams / February 5th, 2015 / 2 Comments

KANSAS CITY, MO. – CinemaKC presents the premiere showing of Blue Heaven at 7:30p.m. on Thursday, February 26, 2015, at the Screenland Armour Theatre.   Blue Heaven is the street name for the drug mixicondioxidose, a sedative that allows its users to escape reality for a dangerous amount of time. Three people come into contact…

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QUEEN by Perfume Genius as Featured in Rolling Stone – This Friday, November 21, on CinemaKC on KCPT

By Patricia Hamarstrom Williams / November 20th, 2014 / 0 Comments

On this Friday’s Episode 8 of CinemaKC, filmmakers Christopher Good and Megan Mantia with the music video QUEEN for Perfume Genius (featured in Rolling Stone) and Nathan Kincaid discusses his films MARTINI LUNCH and DARK DESERT HIGHWAY. On KCPT at 10:30 p.m. Nov 21 and again on Sunday Nov 23 at 5:30 p.m.

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Episode 7 November 14 at 10:30 p.m. on KCPT: Animation, African American History, and REAL Media

By Patricia Hamarstrom Williams / November 14th, 2014 / 0 Comments

  TONIGHT on CINEMAKC at 10:30 p.m. on KCPT! Great things are happening…….Stinson McClendon and Rodney Thompson discussing STILL JAMMIN’ and MOTHER’S CLUB; Jim Lammers with animation and his work on ARCHER; Brad Burrow and Darrin Plant with work from REAL MEDIA. All with fascinating film discussion led by Michelle Davidson and Erin McGrane. This…

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One Woman’s Fantasies Fulfilled in THE HOURGLASS FIGURE

By Patricia Hamarstrom Williams / October 31st, 2014 / 2 Comments

Patrick Rea and his work at Senoreality takes the stage in Episode 5 of CinemaKC on Friday, October 31, 2014, at 10:30p.m. on KCPT. Rea’s film THE HOURGLASS FIGURE is featured and he discusses his upcoming film, ENCLOSURE. Episode 5 will air again on Sunday, November 2, at 5:30p.m. and Friday, November 8 at 12:30a.m…

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Who Needs to Cross an Ocean? France Comes to Your Living Room on CinemaKC!

By Patricia Hamarstrom Williams / October 9th, 2014 / 1 Comment

Kansas City Film Screened at Cannes Film Festival will play Friday, October 10, at 10:30 p.m. on KCPT. The Donald Gordon Story began life as a 48 Hour Film Project – Kansas City project shot on less than $200 and in Kansas City by local filmmakers Joe Carey and Davis DeRock. The filmmakers discuss their…

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Jazz Takes Center Stage on the Season Four Opener for CinemaKC – Repeat Broadcasts 5:00P Sunday 10/3 and 12:30A Friday 10/10

By Patricia Hamarstrom Williams / October 2nd, 2014 / 0 Comments

  Friday Premiere at 10:30 p.m. on October 3 on KCPT Music is the Centerpiece of the Show’s Kick-Off Kansas City, Mo. (September 30) – The American Jazz Museum, located in the Kansas City, Mo. Jazz District, will be featured during the kick-off of CinemaKC on Friday, October 3, at 10:30 p.m. on KCPT. Episode…

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