‘Americanish’ featured during Edmonds Diversity Film Series March 19

Americanish, a Muslim rom-com directed by an American Muslim woman, is the featured movie in the Edmonds Diversity Film Series at noon this Saturday, March 19 at the Edmonds Theater. The movie invites viewers into the homes and lives of three marriage-aged South Asian women as they navigate the often-turbulent waters of romance, culture, career…

Free tickets to see ‘Hunting Bigfoot’ at Edmonds Theater Oct. 1

The Edmonds-based Six Degrees Team and Dori Guterson – Counseling Services are sponsoring a complimentary viewing of Hunting Bigfoot at the Edmonds Theater Oct. 1. The documentary, which was shot in the North Bend/Snoqualmie area, tells the story of one man’s elusive search for Sasquatch. It opens at the Edmonds Theatre on Friday, Oct. 1. A total of…

City of Edmonds reschedules next Outdoor Movie Nite to Aug. 13

With rain in the forecast for this Friday, Aug. 6, the City of Edmonds is rescheduling the Outdoor Movie Nite to Friday, Aug. 13 at Frances Anderson Center playfield. The movie The Sandlot (PG) will begin at approximately 15 minutes before sunset on Aug. 13. The city plans to have a small concert before the…

Rescheduled for March 28: Edmonds Diversity Commission ‘Teach Us All’ film screening

  Due to technical difficulties, last weekend’s virtual screening of Teach Us All – Elevating Equity in Education for Every Student has been rescheduled for Sunday, March 28 at 4 p.m. The screening is part of the Edmonds Diversity Commission’s 2020-2021 Diversity Film Series. Produced by the Lowell Milken Center for Unsung Heroes, Teach Us All is…

Reminder: Edmonds Diversity Commission film series continues Nov. 14 with ‘On Beauty’ and ‘Fat Boy Chronicles’

The Edmonds Diversity Commission’s film series continues this Saturday, Nov. 14 with a double-feature virtual showing starting at noon. The. movies are: On Beauty – From Emmy-nominated filmmaker Joanna Rudnick (In the Family) and Chicago’s Kartemquin Films comes a story about challenging norms and redefining beauty. On Beauty follows fashion photographer Rick Guidotti, who left…

Local filmmakers make a timely movie about isolation

Growing up in Edmonds, Brandon “Banjo” Tiehen and his childhood friend Neo King began their movie careers at 12, using a family camcorder. Now, joined by a cohort of former high school friends, they’ve produced a short film. Called Shaded, the movie was shot locally, primarily at Lynnwood’s Wilcox Park and Edmonds Community College. “It’s…

Edmonds Theater says it’s closing ‘indefinitely’ beginning March 20

Given the current uncertainly about movie releases in light of COVID-10, the Edmonds Theater announced on its Facebook page that it will be closing “indefinitely” beginning Friday, March 20. “Mulan” has been postponed indefinitely. James Bond has been moved from April to November. “Fast & Furious 9” has been pushed from May to next year….

Reminder: Women’s film festival set for Edmonds CC March 8 canceled

A reminder that the Sunday, March 8 LUNAFEST film festival, a fundraiser for Girls on the Run of Snohomish County, has been canceled. The annual film festival — dedicated to championing women filmmakers and bringing women together in their communities — had been scheduled for Edmonds Community College’s Black Box Theatre. However, the college Thursday…

ECA to screen 1926 ‘The Adventures of Prince Achmed’ March 14

The Edmonds Center for the Arts (ECA) on Saturday, March 14 will screen The Adventures of Prince Achmed (1926), a silent film with live score performed by Miles & Karina. Created by 23-year-old teacher Lotte Reiniger, a German film director and the foremost pioneer of silhouette animation, the film is the oldest existing animated feature,…

Sno-King Meaningful Movies to show ‘Paris to Pittsburgh’ Saturday, Jan. 11.

Sno-King Meaningful Movies will screen the movie Paris to Pittsburgh at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 11. When President Trump declared after withdrawing from the Paris Climate Agreement that he represents Pittsburgh, not Paris, Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto responded that his city is honoring the agreement.  “This film celebrates how cities and towns across America are developing solutions…

Edmonds Library Dec. 26 to show movie matinee of ‘Lion King’

The Edmonds Library will present a movie matinee featuring the 2019 movie Lion King,from 2-4 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 26. In addition to the movie, there will be snacks for the whole family. The storyline: A young lion returns to reclaim the throne that was stolen from him and his father by his treacherous and fratricidal…

‘CinemAbility: The Art of Inclusion’ launches Diversity Film Series Oct. 19

The Edmonds Diversity Film Series begins its third season at noon Saturday, Oct. 19 with a screening of CinemAbility: The Art of Inclusion at the Edmonds Theater. All film screenings will be offered free to the public and are scheduled for the third Saturdays of the month, October through April (except December). Each screening presents…

‘A Wrinkle In Time’ Aug. 2 for Edmonds outdoor movie nite

A Wrinkle in Time (PG) is the outdoor movie offering from the Edmonds Parks and Recreation Department this Friday, Aug. 2 at the Frances Anderson playfield, 700 Main St. Edmonds. The movie, which will be played with captions, begins after dusk, at approximately 9 p.m. Bring blankets and lawn chairs. Vendors will be present.