Past Events

E.g., 2018/09/25
E.g., 2018/09/25

Community event: SEED: The Untold Story Sierra Club Maine's 25th Anniversary Film Festival

Join us for a film festival benefit for the 25th anniversary of the Sierra Club Maine chapter at 7pm on Friday August 10th and 1pm and 7pm on Sunday August 12th. All proceeds go to benefit Sierra Club Maine. On Friday, join us for the film SEED followed by a special conversation. Few things on Earth are as miraculous and vital as seeds. Worshipped and treasured since the... MORE
Friday08.10.2018

Film: IT 2018 SUMMER ROOFTOP FILM SERIES AT BAYSIDE BOWL

Seven young outcasts in Derry, Maine, are about to face their worst nightmare -- an ancient, shape-shifting evil that emerges from the sewer every 27 years to prey on the town's children. Banding together over the course of one horrifying summer, the friends must overcome their own personal fears to battle the murderous, bloodthirsty clown known as Pennywise. Wednesdays this summer, June 13th... MORE
Wednesday08.08.2018

Film: SWIM TEAM In Congress Square Park

What would you do if your community gave up on your child? In New Jersey, the parents of a boy on the autism spectrum take matters into their own hands. They form a competitive swim team, recruiting diverse teens on the spectrum and training them with high expectations and zero pity. SWIM TEAM chronicles the extraordinary rise of the Jersey Hammerheads, capturing a moving quest for inclusion,... MORE
Tuesday08.07.2018

Film: SHAUN OF THE DEAD 2018 SUMMER ROOFTOP FILM SERIES AT BAYSIDE BOWL

Shaun (Simon Pegg) is a 30-something loser with a dull, easy existence. When he's not working at the electronics store, he lives with his slovenly best friend, Ed (Nick Frost), in a small flat on the outskirts of London. The only unpredictable element in his life is his girlfriend, Liz (Kate Ashfield), who wishes desperately for Shaun to grow up and be a man. When the town is inexplicably overrun... MORE
Wednesday08.01.2018

Film: ENDLESS SUMMER 2018 SUMMER ROOFTOP FILM SERIES AT BAYSIDE BOWL

Documentary filmmaker Bruce Brown, himself a competition-level surfer, follows surfers Michael Hynson and Robert August on an around-the-world surfing adventure. With Brown's wry, sardonic narration and a twangy, guitar-driven instrumental soundtrack by The Sandals playing over the silent footage, Mike and Rob leave their California home to visit Hawaii, Australia, South Africa and other secluded... MORE
Wednesday07.25.2018

Film: GIRLS TRIP 2018 SUMMER ROOFTOP FILM SERIES AT BAYSIDE BOWL

Best friends Ryan, Sasha, Lisa and Dina are in for the adventure of a lifetime when they travel to New Orleans for the annual Essence Festival. Along the way, they rekindle their sisterhood and rediscover their wild side by doing enough dancing, drinking, brawling and romancing to make the Big Easy blush. Wednesdays this summer, June 13th through August 29th, SPACE selects a favorite... MORE
Wednesday07.18.2018

Film: STOP MAKING SENSE 2018 SUMMER ROOFTOP FILM SERIES AT BAYSIDE BOWL

Director Jonathan Demme captures the frantic energy and artsy groove of Talking Heads in this concert movie shot at the Hollywood Pantages Theatre in 1983. The band's frontman, David Byrne, first appears on an empty stage, armed with only an acoustic guitar, and is gradually joined by bassist Tina Weymouth, drummer Chris Frantz, keyboardist Jerry Harrison and a cadre of backup singers as they... MORE
Wednesday07.11.2018

Film: BRIMSTONE & GLORY + Conversation with SPACE Artist-In-Residence Justin Favela

The National Pyrotechnic Festival in Tultepec, Mexico is a site of festivity unlike any other in the world. In celebration of San Juan de Dios, patron saint of firework makers, conflagrant revelry engulfs the town for ten days. Artisans show off their technical virtuosity, up-and-comers create their own rowdy, lo-fi combustibles, and dozens of teams build larger-than- life papier-mâché bulls to... MORE
Saturday07.07.2018

Film: STORYCORPS ANIMATED SHORTS In Congress Square Park

StoryCorps is an independent nonprofit whose mission is to provide people of all backgrounds and beliefs with the opportunity to record, share, and preserve the stories of our lives. One of the largest oral history projects of its kind, StoryCorps has collected and archived more than 50,000 interviews from 95,000 participants. Interviews are archived at the American Folklife Center at the Library... MORE
Tuesday07.03.2018

Film: SEARCHING FOR SUGAR MAN 2018 SUMMER ROOFTOP FILM SERIES AT BAYSIDE BOWL

Though he faded into obscurity in the U.S., an early '70s musician known as RODRIGUEZ became a huge hit in South Africa and was widely rumored to have died. Two obsessed fans set out to learn the man's true fate. Wednesdays this summer, June 13th through August 29th, SPACE selects a favorite film to screen on the beautiful rooftop deck at BAYSIDE BOWL, 58 Alder St, Portland.... MORE
Wednesday06.27.2018