August at the Mahaiwe includes Don McLean, Graham Nash, StoryCorps founder Dave Isay, Kenny Aronoff, Arlene and Alan Alda and South County Stories local history plays project plus movies and the Bindlestiff Family Cirkus performers.
Big changes for a treasured film festival: Paul Sturtz is new artistic director, Sandra Thomas (seen in photo) is now managing director.
Amanda Murray will seek out films that enhance the Museum’s mission to create inspiring connections between art, history, and natural science.
Anti-gay Bobby Jindal chooses 42nd anniversary of horrific fire to announce his run for Presidency. This film documents Louisiana’s terrible record neglecting LGBT hate crimes.
Born black, impoverished, gay and gifted James Baldwin said: “I am what time, circumstance, history, have made of me, certainly, but I am, also, much more than that. So are we all.”
The Festival takes place all across Berkshire County. Here’s the program. http://wp.me/pT8Qm-chg
Multicultural Bridge and BRIDGE Race Task Force will show film in Lee and Great Barrington June 13-14 with facilitated dialogue to follow.