Past Events

E.g., 2017/12/13
E.g., 2017/12/13

Film: DAN SAVAGE'S HUMP! FILM FESTIVAL

The HUMP! Film Festival has been bringing audiences a new kind of porn since 2005. The festival features short dirty movies—each less than five minutes—all created by people who aren’t porn stars but want to be one for a weekend. The filmmakers and stars show us what they think is hot and sexy, creative and kinky, their ultimate turn-ons and their craziest fantasies. Our carefully curated program... MORE
Saturday10.21.2017

Film: JACKSON The Freedom Side Film Series presented with ACLU of Maine

Abortion remains legal in the United States but anti-abortion efforts have succeeded in making it virtually inaccessible in some places and in the Deep South, often unthinkable. At one time Mississippi had fourteen abortion clinics. Now only one remains. Since the passage of Roe v. Wade more than four decades ago, the self-labeled “pro-life” movement has won significant cultural, political and... MORE
Wednesday10.18.2017

Film: FOUND FOOTAGE FESTIVAL VOLUME 8: Two shows - 6:45pm + 9:30pm

Joe Pickett (The Onion) and Nick Prueher (Late Show with David Letterman) are back with an all-new edition of the FOUND FOOTAGE FESTIVAL, featuring newly unearthed VHS gems found at thrift stores across the country. Highlights include: -A collection of satanic panic videos from the 80s, including “The Law Enforcement Guide to Satanic Cults” -Outtakes and on-air bloopers from twenty years of... MORE
Friday10.13.2017

Film: LOOK & SEE: A PORTRAIT OF WENDELL BERRY Presented with Maine Farmland Trust and Portland Food Co-op

LOOK & SEE revolves around the divergent stories of several residents of Henry County, Kentucky who each face difficult choices that will dramatically reshape their relationship with the land and their community. In 1965, Wendell Berry returned home to Henry County, where he bought a small farm house and began a life of farming, writing and teaching.  This lifelong relationship with the... MORE
Thursday10.12.2017

Film: RAT FILM

Across walls, fences, and alleys, rats not only expose our boundaries of separation but make homes in them. RAT FILM is a feature-length documentary that uses the rat—as well as the humans that love them, live with them, and kill them--to explore the history of Baltimore. "There's never been a rat problem in Baltimore, it's always been a people problem".  “It’s one of the most extraordinary... MORE
Wednesday10.04.2017

Film: THE ORNITHOLOGIST

Fernando, a solitary ornithologist, is looking for endangered black storks along a remote river in northern Portugal when he is swept away by the rapids. Rescued by a couple of Chinese pilgrim girls on their way to Santiago de Compostela, he plunges into a dark, eerie forest, trying to get back on track. But as he encounters unexpected and uncanny obstacles and people who put him to the test,... MORE
Tuesday09.26.2017

Film: WHOSE STREETS? (With Filmmaker Sabaah Folayan) The Freedom Side Film Series presented with ACLU of Maine

Told by the activists and leaders who live and breathe this movement for justice, WHOSE STREETS? is an unflinching look at the Ferguson uprising. When unarmed teenager Michael Brown is killed by police and left lying in the street for hours, it marks a breaking point for the residents of St. Louis, Missouri. Grief, long-standing racial tensions and renewed anger bring residents together to hold... MORE
Monday09.18.2017