Travis’ Top Ten of 2019

Shotgun Cinema had a busy 2019, working with film festivals throughout the region and expanding our circle to begin training several young projectionists, technicians, and archivists who have brought great new energy to… Continue Reading


Harmoniousness of the Non-conscious – Full Aperture: Haunts

October, of course, is haunting season. Our next program is anchored by films that we’ve seen that stick with us over time, preoccupying us with their mystery and power, occasionally jumping into our… Continue Reading


Apocalypse Now and again

One exciting thing to see in New Orleans-area theaters this week is Francis Ford Coppola’s 40th anniversary re-cut of Apocalypse Now, which updates both the 1979 original and Coppola’s 2001 Apocalypse Now Redux… Continue Reading


Piecing it together: films by Solange and Garrett Bradley

There isn’t much information out about Solange’s film When I Get Home, which has showtimes at the Broad Theater through Thursday. Most Internet searches are focused on the album of the same name,… Continue Reading


The return of Overlook and a zombie cinema

This weekend, the Overlook Film Festival, the venerated horror-themed event, returns this weekend for its second year in New Orleans, bringing its program of horror films, panels, immersive experiences, V.R. content, and a… Continue Reading


The Prescience of A SCANNER DARKLY

We’re thrilled to be screening Richard Linklater’s film adaptation of Philip K. Dick’s novel A Scanner Darkly on May 15. The screening is part of our second season of Science On Screen, is… Continue Reading