Screenings

Tuesday, October 22, 2019, 7:00 PM
Cost:
FREE ADMISSION
STATES OF VIOLENCE (1978-2016, 103 min) The debates and politics surrounding the American criminal justice system are complex. States of Violence approaches this urgent topic from those directly... read more
COOKED: SURVIVAL BY ZIP CODE by Judith Helfand Productions and Kartemquin Films
Saturday, October 26, 2019, 7:00 PM
Cost:
$10, $8 Students/Seniors, $5 Scribe members
COOKED: SURVIVAL BY ZIP CODE by Judith Helfand Productions and Kartemquin Films (USA, 2018, 76 min). In July 1995, a heat wave overtook Chicago: high humidity and heat-retaining pollution drove the... read more
Tuesday, October 29, 2019, 7:00 PM
Cost:
FREE ADMISSION
WAGES OF WORK (1970-2019, 98 min) Citizens and communities approach issues surrounding job opportunities, occupations, wages, unemployment, and underemployment in a myriad of ways. They reclaim... read more
Producers' Forum: NO! The Rape Documentary Anniversary Presentation
Thursday, October 31, 2019, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Cost:
FREE ADMISSION, Registration required @ lovewithaccountability.com/fromno2love
NO! The Rape Documentary by Aishah Shahidah Simmons (USA, 2006, 94 min) Produced and directed over eleven years by Aishah Shahidah Simmons, NO! broke taboos that hid the rape and sexual assault of... read more
Body of Work: Ryan Saunders
Thursday, November 21, Friday, November 22, Saturday, November 23 7:00 - 9:00PM
Cost:
$5 Admission
Ryan Saunders is an award winning independent documentary filmmaker with deep roots in Philadelphia Collaborative Community Media. In his over 20 year relationship with Scribe Video Center, Saunders... read more
Precious Places – Premiere !!!
Tuesday, December 3, 2019, 7:00 PM
Cost:
Free Admission
Join us for the Premiere screening of seven new documentaries produced by community groups in Philadelphia, Chester and Camden, NJ in collaboration with Scribe Video Center. The works include... read more
Documentary History Project for Youth – Premiere !!!
Sunday, December 8, 2019, 2:00 PM
Cost:
Free Admission
“You, WE, are the Activists” Please join us to celebrate new works from the 2019 Documentary History Project for Youth. Produced collaboratively, the teens examined the acts of “Youth Activism” with... read more
Producers' Forum: The South Side Home Movie Project
Thursday, December 12, 2019, 7:00 PM
Cost:
$10, $8 Students/Seniors, $5 Scribe members
Join us for a presentation of selected films from the archive of the South Side Home Movie Project (SSHMP), an initiative to collect, preserve, digitize, exhibit, and research home movies made by... read more
Storyville: Postcards from Tora Bora
Friday, January 10, 2020, 7:00 PM
Cost:
$5 Admission
POSTCARDS FROM TORA BORA by Wazhmah Osman & Kelly Dolak (USA, 2007, 87 min) At the height of the Cold War, the Osman family frantically escapes from Afghanistan, leaving almost everything behind... read more
Kinship
Wednesday, January 22, 2020, 7:00 PM
Cost:
Free Admission
Five powerful short films explore the resilience of kinship and communities for neighborhoods in Philadelphia: Villa African Cólobo (USA, 2006, 11 min) by Grupo Motivos, North Philadelphia Villa... read more