Posts Tagged ‘Full Frame Third Friday Series’

November 18: Full Frame Third Friday Screening of “The Ballad of Fred Hersch” in Durham

November 18: Full Frame Third Friday Screening of "The Ballad of Fred Hersch" in Durham

The Full Frame Documentary Film Festival’s series of free summer and fall film screenings around the Triangle concludes with a screening of The Ballad of Fred Hersch on Friday, November 18. The Third Friday screening will take place at the Full Frame Theater in Durham as part of the Full Frame Road Show presented by PNC. Full Frame […]


November 3: Full Frame Screens “The Ballad of Fred Hersch” at The Cary Theater

November 3: Full Frame Screens "The Ballad of Fred Hersch" at The Cary Theater

The Full Frame Documentary Film Festival is hosting free film screenings around the Triangle this summer and fall. Third Friday screenings will take place at the Full Frame Theater in Durham, with additional screenings in Cary, Raleigh, and Chapel Hill as part of the Full Frame Road Show presented by PNC. Full Frame is a program of […]


Full Frame to Screen “The Wolfpack” on October 16 and 22 in Durham and Carrboro

Full Frame to Screen “The Wolfpack” on October 16 and 22 in Durham and Carrboro

Put these two dates on your calendar: the Full Frame Documentary Film Festival will host two FREE screenings of 2015 festival favorite The Wolfpack in the Triangle area this month. A Third Friday screening in Durham and a screening in Carrboro are both part of the Full Frame Road Show presented by PNC. Director Crystal Moselle’s film won the 2015 Sundance Grand Jury Prize […]


FREE September 24: Full Frame Road Show Screening of “Racing Extinction” at Duke Gardens

FREE September 24: Full Frame Road Show Screening of “Racing Extinction” at Duke Gardens

Put it on your calendar: the Full Frame Documentary Film Festival will present a free screening of Racing Extinction as part of the Full Frame Road Show Film Series, a Full Frame program presented by PNC. Oscar-winning director Louie Psihoyos (The Cove) assembles a team of artists and activists on an undercover operation to expose the hidden world of endangered species and […]


FREE July 17: Full Frame Third Friday Screening of “In Transit”

FREE July 17: Full Frame Third Friday Screening of “In Transit"

Put it on your calendar: the Full Frame Documentary Film Festival will present a free Third Friday screening of In Transit in Durham as part of the Full Frame Road Show presented by PNC. Friday, July 17, 7:30 p.m. (doors at 7 p.m.) Full Frame Theater, Power Plant building American Tobacco Campus 320 Blackwell St., Durham, North Carolina Directions        […]


Full Frame Third Friday: “King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters” Screens FREE on June 19 and 26

Full Frame Third Friday: “King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters” Screens FREE on June 19 and 26

Put these two dates on your calendar: the Full Frame Film Festival will host two free screenings of King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters in the Triangle area this month. The free Third Friday screening on June 19 in Durham is part of the Full Frame Road Show presented by PNC, and the June 26 screening at City Plaza in […]


Full Frame Third Friday: “From This Day Forward” Screens FREE on May 15

Full Frame Third Friday: “From This Day Forward” Screens FREE on May 15

Put it on your calendar: From This Day Forward, which had its World Premiere at the 2015 Full Frame Documentary Film Festival, returns to Durham for a free Third Friday screening as part of the Full Frame Road Show presented by PNC. Friday, May 15, 7:30 p.m. (doors at 7 p.m.) Full Frame Theater, Power Plant building American Tobacco Campus […]


James Longley’s “Kabul, Afghanistan” Exhibit at the Power Plant Gallery

James Longley's "Kabul, Afghanistan" Exhibit at the Power Plant Gallery

“Jada-e-Maiwand, a vibrant neighborhood near the center of old Kabul, was a scene of fierce fighting and destruction during Afghanistan’s civil war. Twenty years later, the area remains only partially rebuilt: mud-brick homes flank open sewers, market stalls spill over from broad avenues, and winding alleyways reveal blacksmiths, corner grocers, bolani mongers, and bakers impaling […]


November 21: A Story of Art Forgery Revealed in Full Frame Screening of “Art and Craft”

November 21: A Story of Art Forgery Revealed in Full Frame Screening of "Art and Craft"

Sam Cullman and Jennifer Grausman’s feature documentary Art and Craft, about the infamous art forger Mark Landis, will screen on November 21 as part of the Full Frame Road Show presented by PNC. This is the Full Frame Documentary Film Festival’s last Third Friday screening of the year. Note that while Full Frame Third Friday screenings are free, all attendees […]


October 17 and 24: Citizens Take On The FBI In Full Frame Screenings of “1971”

October 17 and 24: Citizens Take On The FBI In Full Frame Screenings of "1971"

Johanna Hamilton’s feature documentary 1971 will screen for free at Full Frame Theater on October 17 as part of Durham’s Third Friday and on October 24 as part of the Full Frame Road Show presented by PNC. Immediately following the October 24 screening, there will be a Q&A with film director Johanna Hamilton and film subject Betty Medsger. The FBI was […]


Full Frame Third Friday Screening of Festival Favorite “A Will for the Woods”

Full Frame Third Friday Screening of Festival Favorite "A Will for the Woods"

A Will for the Woods, winner of the 2013 Full Frame Documentary Film Festival Audience Award, returns to Durham for a free Third Friday screening as part of the Full Frame Road Show presented by PNC. This multi-director feature documentary (Amy Browne, Jeremy Kaplan, Tony Hale, and Brian Wilson) follows musician, psychiatrist, and folk dancer Clark Wang as he prepares for his […]


Full Frame Third Friday: “Tough Love” Screens FREE on July 18

Full Frame Third Friday: "Tough Love" Screens FREE on July 18

  Put it on your calendar: Tough Love, which had its World Premiere at the 2014 Full Frame Documentary Film Festival, returns to Durham for a free Third Friday screening as part of the Full Frame Road Show presented by PNC. Friday, July 18, 7:30 p.m. (doors at 7 p.m.)Full Frame Theater, Power Plant buildingAmerican Tobacco Campus320 Blackwell […]


Full Frame Offers Free Screenings of Festival Favorite “Muscle Shoals,” June 20 & 27

Full Frame Offers Free Screenings of Festival Favorite "Muscle Shoals," June 20 & 27

This month, the Full Frame Documentary Film Festival is treating Triangle documentary lovers to two FREE opportunities to see 2013 festival favorite Muscle Shoals, about the Alabama town’s storied music scene: Friday, June 20, as part of downtown Durham’s Third Friday, and Friday, June 27, as part of PNC’s Downtown Raleigh Movie Series. Scroll down for details. Both screenings are […]


Full Frame Third Friday Screening of “Sex(Ed): The Movie” on May 16

Full Frame Third Friday Screening of "Sex(Ed): The Movie" on May 16

The Full Frame Documentary Film Festival is joining downtown Durham’s monthly festivities with the Third Friday film series, part of the Full Frame Road Show presented by PNC. A favorite from this year’s Full Frame festival, Sex(Ed) The Movie, kicks off the free series, which will continue through the end of the year. Friday, May 16, 7:30 p.m. […]


Third Fridays at the Full Frame Theater: Free Screening of “Medora,” November 15

Third Fridays at the Full Frame Theater: Free Screening of "Medora," November 15

Wrapping up this year’s Full Frame Documentary Film Festival‘s Third Friday series is the acclaimed feature documentary Medora, directed by Davy Rothbart and Andrew Cohn. The 2011 Medora Hornets high school basketball team was riding an epic losing streak when the filmmakers arrived, and the players’ struggle to compete bears eerie resonances with the Indiana town’s fight […]


Third Fridays at the Full Frame Theater: Free Screening October 18 of “Pussy Riot—A Punk Prayer”

Third Fridays at the Full Frame Theater: Free Screening October 18 of “Pussy Riot—A Punk Prayer”

On February 21, 2012, an Orthodox church in Moscow was the site of a guerrilla punk performance by Pussy Riot, an all-female group of activist performance artists. Three of the members were arrested and eventually convicted and sentenced to prison for hooliganism. Mike Lerner and Maxim Pozdorovkin’s Pussy Riot—A Punk Prayer, the next film in […]


Third Fridays at the Full Frame Theater: Free Screening September 20 of “Let the Fire Burn”

Third Fridays at the Full Frame Theater: Free Screening September 20 of “Let the Fire Burn”

Jason Osder recounts incidents leading up to and during the 1985 standoff between the black power group MOVE and Philadelphia police in Let the Fire Burn, the next film in the Full Frame Documentary Film Festival’s Third Friday series. Let the Fire Burn grippingly retraces the story using footage of investigative public hearings convened five months […]


Third Fridays at the Full Frame Theater: Free Screening August 16 of “Spinning Plates”

Third Fridays at the Full Frame Theater: Free Screening August 16 of "Spinning Plates"

Director Joseph Levy explores three restaurants that offer dining experiences that resonate beyond the simple act of being fed in Spinning Plates, the next film in the Full Frame Documentary Film Festival’s Third Friday series. At Chicago’s Alinea, the experience is an artful performance by chef Grant Achatz and his staff. In Balltown, Iowa, Breitbach’s […]


Third Fridays at the Full Frame Theater: Free Screening July 19 of “Blackfish”

Third Fridays at the Full Frame Theater: Free Screening July 19 of "Blackfish"

“A mesmerizing psychological thriller,” is how Variety describes director Gabriela Cowperthwaite’s Blackfish, the next film in the Full Frame Documentary Film Festival’s Third Friday series. Cowperthwaite’s documentary unravels the contemporary lore of orcas, or “killer whales,” as majestic, friendly giants on the one hand, and vicious killers on the other. Blackfish, which premiered at this […]


Third Fridays at the Full Frame Theater: Free Screenings Kick Off June 21 With “I Am Breathing”

Third Fridays at the Full Frame Theater: Free Screenings Kick Off June 21 With "I Am Breathing"

The beautiful new Full Frame Theater in downtown Durham will be home to the Full Frame Documentary Film Festival’s Third Friday series of free screenings, which will be held every month through November. First up: two free screenings of Emma Davie and Morag McKinnon’s acclaimed documentary I Am Breathing, as part of the film’s Global Screening Day, when it will […]