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The 33rd Annual Black Maria Film and Video Festival's opening weekend begins with the premiere at NJ City University in Jersey City, NJ, on Friday evening February 7th, 2014, at 7:00PM, at Ingalls Recital Hall. Tickets are available on a first come, first serve basis for only $35 a piece. The evening includes a screening of the Stellar Award winning films, and a post-screening wine reception to honor Founder and Director Emeritus, John Columbus. To order tickets please contact the festival office ASAP at info@blackmariafilmfestival.org, or call during office hours on M-W-TH from 11:00 to 3:00PM, 201-200-2043. To guarantee your reservation, please send your check and your contact information including name, address, email, and phone, to Black Maria Film and Video Festival, c/o Media Arts Dept., Fries Hall, NJ City University, 2039 Kennedy Blvd, Jersey City, NJ, 07305.

Additional opening weekend screening events include Saturday afternoon at 2:00PM at the Newark Museum, Newark, NJ; and an afternoon and evening program at Sussex County College, Newton, NJ.

The weekend wraps up with a gala event in honor of Thomas Edison's birthday on Sunday afternoon February 9th, at 2:00PM hosted by the West Orange Film Society at the Essex Green AMC Theater in West Orange, NJ.

The festival's annual competition is juried by noted exponents of independent film and video and results in 40 to 50 works chosen for the festival's annual tour. The tour visits 60 or more host sites annually in 20 or more states across the country from NY to Boston, Colorado to Florida. This year special screenings are scheduled for The University of Gloucestershire, Cheltenham, UK; and the College of Arts and Creative Enterprises in Abu Dhabi.

The Black Maria Film and Video Festival presents the vast majority of programming in person, hosted by a festival associate, which facilitates the full appreciation of the work through interactive dialogue with the audience. Our host venues include museums, universities, libraries, community organizations and other arts organizations across the US and abroad. Following is a partial list of host sites on the 33rd Annual Festival Tour from February through July 2014.



Festival Premiere at Ingalls Recital Hall

New Jersey City University

Friday, February 7th, 2014 at 7:00pm
2039 Kennedy Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
201-200-2043
www.blackmariafilmfestival.org
Reception in honor of Founder and Director Emeritus, John Columbus, immediately following the program.

The Newark Museum

Saturday, February 8th, 2014 at 2:00pm
49 Washington Street
Newark, NJ
973-596-6550
http://www.newarkmuseum.org/

Sussex County Community College

Performing Arts Center

Saturday, February 8th, 2014 at 7:30pm
One College Hill Road
Newton, NJ
973-300-2232
http://sussex.edu

West Orange Film Society

AMC Theater at Essex Green Shopping Center

Sunday, February 9th, 2014 at 2:00pm
AMC Theater at Essex Green Shopping Center
495 Prospect Ave.
West Orange, NJ
973-723-9115
http://www.westorange.org
This screening event will feature works by NY/NJ filmmakers in honor of Thomas Edisonís birthday - February 11, 1847.

Sussex County Community College

Student Center Theater

Tuesday, February 11th, 2014 at 10:30am
1 College Hill Road
Newton, NJ
http://sussex.edu
For general information call 973 - 300-2232
For ticket sales call 973-300-3171

University of Gloucestershire, The Park

Tuesday, February 11th, 2014 at 3:00pm
Cheltenham, UK
+44 844 801 0001
http://www.glos.ac.uk

Morristown Unitarian Fellowship

Saturday, February 22nd, 2014 at 5:00pm
21 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ
973-540-1177
http://www.muuf.org
There will be two programs presented on Saturday February 22nd at:
5:00PM and 7:30PM with refreshments served in between shows.

Rhode Island School of Design

RISD Auditorium, One Market Square

Monday, February 24th, 2014 at 7:00pm
Providence, RI
401-454-6233
http://www.risd.edu

Berks Filmmakers Inc. at Albright College

Klein Lecture Hall at the Center for the Arts room CA235

Tuesday, February 25th, 2014 at 7:00pm
13th and Exeter Street
Reading, PA
610-921-7713
http://www.berksfilmmakers.org

Madison Arts and Cultural Alliance

Madison Public Library

Saturday, March 1st, 2014 at 2:00pm
39 Keep Street
Madison, NJ
973-377-0722
http://www.madisonartsnj.org
There will be 2 programs presented on March 1st, 2014 at:
2:00PM and at 8:00PM

University of Colorado/ Naropa University

U of C First Person Cinema Series at Performing Arts Center

Monday, March 3rd, 2014 at 7:00pm
Naropa University Campus
2130 Arapahoe Avenue
Boulder, CO
303-245-4785
http://www.naropa.edu

Savannah College of Art & Design

Trustee's Theater

Friday, March 7th, 2014 at 7:00pm
216 E. Broughton St.
Savannah, GA
912-231-8841
http://www.scad.edu

Ramapo College

Berrie Center for Performing and Visual Arts

Tuesday, March 11th, 2014 at 6:00pm
505 Ramapo Valley Road
Mahwah, NJ
201 - 684-7844
http://www.ramapo.edu/berriecenter/

University of Delaware - Art Department

Recital Hall

Tuesday, March 11th, 2014 at 6:30pm
Newark, DE
302 - 831-2244
https://www.udel.edu

Des Moines Art Center

Friday, March 14th, 2014 at 7:00pm
4700 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA
515 - 277-4405
http://www.desmoinesartcenter.org

Des Moines Art Center

Saturday, March 15th, 2014 at 1:00pm
4700 Grand Ave.
Des Moines, IA
515 - 277-4405
http://www.desmoinesartcenter.org

Grounds for Sculpture

Saturday, March 15th, 2014 at 7:00pm
19 Fairgrounds Rd.
Hamilton, NJ
609-586-0616
http://www.groundsforsculpture.org
For advance tickets please go to the following link:

http://www.groundsforsculpture.org/Events/Black-Maria-Film-Festival

University of the Arts

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014 at 7:00pm
Connelly Lecture Hall, 8th floor Terra Hall
211 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA
215 - 717-6554, 215 - 717-6466
http://www.uarts.edu

Pittsburgh Filmmakers

Saturday, March 29th, 2014 at 7:00pm
477 Melwood Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA
412 - 681-5449
http://pfm.pittsburgharts.org

Monmouth University

Tuesday, April 1st, 2014 at 7:00pm
Pollak Theatre
400 Cedar Avenue
West Long Branch, NJ
732 - 571-3449
http://www.monmouth.edu

Virginia Commonwealth University

School of the Arts, Anderson Gallery and Dept. of Kinetic Imaging

Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014 at 7:00pm
Grace Street Theater
934 W. Grace St.
Richmond, VA
804 - 828-1957
http://www.arts.vcu.edu
Exact location: TBD

Bentley University

English and Media Studies Department

Monday, April 7th, 2014 at 6:30pm
Adamian Academic Center, Wilder Pavilion (room 165)
Main campus entrance - 175 Forest Street
Waltham, MA
781 - 891-2680
http://www.bentley.edu

The American University of Rome

Tuesday, April 8th, 2014 at 7:00pm
Via Pietro Roselli, 4
Rome, Italy
+39-06-5833-0919
http://aur.edu

Capri Theater

Friday, April 11th, 2014 at 7:30pm
1045 E. Fairview Ave.
Montgomery, AL
334-262-4858
http://www.capritheatre.org

Caldwell Merchants Association

Caldwell Flowerland

Saturday, April 12th, 2014 at 3:30pm
329 Bloomfield Avenue
Caldwell, NJ
973 - 226-1309
http://www.caldwellmerchants.com

Blauvelt Free Library

Sunday, April 13th, 2014 at 2:00pm
541 Western Highway
Blauvelt, NY
845-359-2811
http://blauveltfreelibrary.org

South Orange Public Library

Tuesday, April 15th, 2014 at 7:00pm
65 Scotland Rd.
South Orange, NJ
973 - 762-0230
http://www.sopl.org

University Wisconsin - Fond Du Lac

Prairie Theater

Thursday, April 17th, 2014 at 6:30pm
400 University Dr.
Fond du Lac, WI
920-929-1199
http://www.fdl.uwc.edu

College of Arts and Creative Enterprises

Zayed University

Thursday, April 24th, 2014 at 7:00pm
P.O. Box 144534 Abu Dhabi, U.A.E (United Arab Emirates)
,
+ 971 2 599 3425
http://www.zu.ac.ae
Contact information:
Scott Conard, Assistant Professor
College of Arts and Creative Enterprises
Scott.Conard@zu.ac.ae

Ambler Theater

Tuesday, April 29th, 2014 at 7:30pm
108 East Butler Ave.
Ambler, PA, 19002
215 - 345-7855
http://www.amblertheater.org

County Theater

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014 at 7:30pm
20 East State Street
Doylestown, PA, 18901
215 - 345-6789
http://www.countytheater.org

A. Harry Moore School

Thursday, May 1st, 2014 at 10:00am
2078 John F. Kennedy Blvd.
Jersey City, NJ
201- 200-3138
http://web.njcu.edu/dept/ahmoore

Richey Suncoast Theater

Thomas Meighan Project

Friday, May 2nd, 2014 at 8:00pm
6237 Grand Blvd.
New Port Richey, FL
727 - 842-6777
http://www.richeysuncoasttheatre.com

NY Public Library at Lincoln Center

Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center

Saturday, May 3rd, 2014 at 2:30pm
40 Lincoln Center Plaza
NY, NY
917-275-6975, 917-885-2014
http://www.nypl.org

Schnitzer Cinema/Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art

University of Oregon

Wednesday, May 14th, 2014 at 7:00pm
1430 Johnson Lane
Eugene, OR
541 - 346-3027
http://www.uoregon.edu

Flying Monkey Arts Center

Friday, May 16th, 2014 at 7:00pm
2211 Seminole Drive
SW #501
Huntsville, AL
256-489-7000
http://www.flyingmonkeyarts.org

Huntsville-Madison County Public Library

Saturday, May 17th, 2014 at 1:00pm
915 Monroe St SW, Huntsville, AL 35801
Huntsville, AL
(256) 532-5940
http://www.hmcpl.org
Two programs are planned for the afternoon.
1:00PM - "Every Day is a Holiday" award-winning documentary by Theresa Loong
2:30PM - A program of shorts from the 33rd Annual Festival Tour

Crandall Public Library

Tuesday, June 10th, 2014 at 2:30pm
251 Glen Street
Glens Falls, NY
518 - 792-6508
http://www.crandalllibrary.org
Program 1 - Afternoon

Crandall Public Library

Tuesday, June 10th, 2014 at 6:30pm
251 Glen Street
Glens Falls, NY
518-792-6508
http://www.crandalllibrary.org
Program 2 - Evening

Long Beach Island Foundation of Arts & Sciences

Friday, June 13th, 2014 at 8:00pm
120 Long Beach Boulevard
Loveladies, NJ
609 - 494-1241
http://www.lbifoundation.org

Squeaky Wheel / Buffalo Media Resources at

Canalside Buffalo

Tuesday, July 8th, 2014 at 8:30pm
44 Prime Street
Buffalo, NY
716 - 884-7172 or 781-801-0096
http://www.squeaky.org
Start time: Dusk. Food vendors and ambiance starts at 8:30pm
For further information contact:
office@squeaky.org

National Gallery of Art

West Building Theater

Saturday, July 19th, 2014 at 2:30pm
6th and Constitution Ave. NW
Washington, DC
202-842-6272
https://www.nga.gov

National Gallery of Art

West Building Theater

Sunday, July 20th, 2014 at 4:00pm
6th and Constitution Ave. NW
Washington, DC
202-842-6272
https://www.nga.gov

Hoboken Historical Museum

Sunday, August 17th, 2014 at 4:00pm
1301 Hudson Street
Hoboken, NJ
201-656-2240
https://www.hobokenmuseum.org

NJ Young Filmmakers' Festival

AMC Dine-In Theaters - Essex Green 9

Sunday, September 28th, 2014 at 2:00pm
495 Prospect Ave.
West Orange, NJ
973-731-6692
https://https://www.amctheatres.com/movie-theatres/amc-dine-in-theatres-essex-green-9
NJ Young Filmmakers' Festival presents a screening of the award winning works from this year's 40th Annual Festival in cooperation with the West Orange Film Society.

Filmmakers, families, and film buffs invited to view these exceptional short films.
Admission is free to the public.

Hoboken Historical Museum

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 at 6:30pm
1301 Hudson Street
Hoboken, NJ
201-656-2240
https://www.hobokenmuseum.org
Take a break from the "what's on TV/Netflix" routine and join us for a night of original short films selected from the award-winning films of the Black Maria Film Festival. Doors open at 6:30, and screening starts at 7 p.m. A discussion hosted by Museum Associate Ian Maxen follows each showcase. A $5 donation includes admission and light refreshments.

Upstate Films

Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 at 8:00pm
6415 Montgomery Street
Route 9
Rhinebeck, NY
845-876-2515
http://www.upstatefilms.org
The Black Maria Film Festival travels to Upstate Films, presenting the Jury's Stellar Award winning documentary, "Every Day is a Holiday" by filmmaker Theresa Loong. The program includes 3 additional outstanding documentary shorts from the Festival tour.

Festival Director, Jane Steuerwald and Filmmaker, Theresa Loong will be present for the program. Reception to follow the screening - TBA

Cape May 2014 Film Festival

West Cape May Borough Hall

Saturday, October 18th, 2014 at 3:30pm
732 Broadway
West Cape May, NJ
609-326-3378
http://www.njstatefilmfestival.com
As part of the Cape May Film Festival's "Festival of Short Films" - The Black Maria Film Festival presents a program of award-winning shorts from its 2014 festival tour.

Edison-Ford Winter Estates

Friday, October 24th, 2014 at 7:30pm
2350 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Meyers, FL
239-334-7419
http://www.edisonfordwinterestates.org

Florida SouthWestern State College

Saturday, October 25th, 2014 at 7:30pm
Thomas Edison (Lee) Campus
8099 College Pkwy.
Fort Meyers, FL
239-489-9300
http://www.fsw.edu

Hoboken Historical Museum

Tuesday, October 28th, 2014 at 6:30pm
1301 Hudson Street
Hoboken, NJ
201-656-2240
https://www.hobokenmuseum.org
Take a break from the "what's on TV/Netflix" routine and join us for a night of original short films selected from the award-winning films of the Black Maria Film Festival. Doors open at 6:30, and screening starts at 7 p.m. A discussion hosted by Museum Associate Ian Maxen follows each showcase. A $5 donation includes admission and light refreshments.

Glimmerglass Film Days

Saturday, November 8th, 2014 at 6:30pm
Cooperstown, NY
607-547-8881
http://www.thisiscooperstown.com/events/glimmerglass-film-days
The Black Maria Film Festival will be presenting a special program of shorts with an environmental focus from the Global Insights Collection as part of Glimmerglass Film Days which takes place from November 7th through 9th, 2014. The Black Maria shorts program will play on Saturday evening, Nov. 8th @ 6:30PM. Also featured will be an installation of four works from the Black Maria which will be on view at The Smithy in Cooperstown from Nov. 7th through November 9th. http://www.glimmerglassfilmdays.org

ArtsEmerson

Bright Family Screening Room at the Emerson/Paramount Center

Friday, November 21st, 2014 at 7:30pm
559 Washington Street
Boston, MA
617-824-8400
https://artsemerson.org
Tickets:
General Public: $10.00
Members/Seniors: $7.50
Students/Children (under 18): $5.00
Emerson Student Members: Free* (Free Tickets are available only at the box office starting one hour prior to the screening.)

Hoboken Historical Museum

Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 at 6:30pm
1301 Hudson Street
Hoboken, NJ
201-656-2240
https://www.hobokenmuseum.org
Take a break from the "what's on TV/Netflix" routine and join us for a night of original short films selected from the award-winning films of the Black Maria Film Festival. Doors open at 6:30, and screening starts at 7 p.m. A discussion hosted by Museum Associate Ian Maxen follows each showcase. A $5 donation includes admission and light refreshments.