3RD SEASON OF CINEMAKC TV SHOW TO PREMIERE

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KANSAS CITY, MO – Creativity is king in the third season of “CinemaKC,” the weekly showcase for Kansas City area filmmaking talent, beginning at 10:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 3, and for the first time on KCPT Public Television 19.  (See the new season promo:  Promo2.mov )“We are thrilled about being on KCPT this year, which obviously has an…

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2ND ANNUAL ANIMATION CELEBRATION THIS WEEKEND!

  CinemaKC and the Midwest Association of Professional Animators will present the best animation from the Midwest and around the world at the second annual MAPA Animation Celebration on Saturday, Sept. 7, at the Boulevard Drive-In Theatre, 1051 Merriam Lane, Kansas City, Kan. Showtime is at dusk. Admission is $20 a carload. This eclectic, funny…

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Open captioned movies return Aug. 30th with “Planes and “Lone Ranger”

Open-captioned movies return Aug. 30 to Boulevard Drive-In “Planes” and “Lone Ranger” to entertain all ages and hearing levels KANSAS CITY, MO – How huge was the response to Kansas City’s first open-captioned drive- in movie event on July 11 at the Boulevard Drive-In? “The Whole Person and CinemaKC welcomed hundreds of enthusiastic attendees…,” reported…

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‘Monsters University’ will be KC’s first open captioned drive-in movie event July 11 at Boulevard Drive-In

“Monsters University,” the No. 1 box-office hit prequel to “Monsters Inc.,” will further entertain as Kansas City’s first open captioned drive-in movie event at 8 p.m. July 11 at the Boulevard Drive-In Theatre, 1051 Merriam Lane, Kansas City, Kan. Admission is $10 for adults and free to ages 11 and younger. All proceeds will benefit…

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ATTENTION: CinemaKC needs your help!

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CinemaKC is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. We create an actual and virtual space for members of the regional film community that facilitates communication and collaboration among local filmmakers and the movie-going public. We have provided numerous showcases for the region’s film community through events and screenings. Our continuing mission is to cultivate diversity, education and…

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‘Tom and Harry’ Shows Link Between Boss Pendergast and Harry Truman

Tom and Harry

See the film and meet its director on Mr. Truman’s birthday, May 8! Before he gave ’em hell as the 33rd President of the United States, Harry Truman worked closely with controversial and eventually imprisoned Kansas City political boss Tom Pendergast, who backed Truman’s successful 1934 U.S. Senate campaign. What were the ramifications of their…

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The buck stops with ‘Tom and Harry’ on Feb. 21 at Screenland Crossroads

Truman and Pendergast - 1919

Before he gave ’em hell as the 33rd President of the United States, Harry Truman worked closely with Kansas City political boss Tom Pendergast, who backed Truman’s successful 1934 U.S. Senate campaign. What were the ramifications of the two men’s ongoing alliance in the 1920s and 1930s, for which Truman conspicuously never apologized? Were they…

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