Support Shotgun Cinema on GiveNOLA Day

April 29 2016 · by Angela Catalano

Image for 'Support Shotgun Cinema on GiveNOLA Day'GiveNOLA Day happens this Tuesday, May 3.

GiveNOLA Day is happening this Tuesday, May 3, and we’re excited to be participating for the third year. We’ve used funds from previous years to restore a legendary Eastman film projector, and we highlighted films and auteurs we intend to present, some of which we’ve shown in various venues around New Orleans. But as much as we enjoy our run-and-gun mobile cinema setup, in order to fully realize our mission, we need a physical space to call our own. In the last couple of years, New Orleans has gotten several new theatrical movie screens, but we still believe we offer unique things to the city in terms of film programming, presentation, and education - all of which will be dramatically increased with a dedicated venue...