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Hey Bartender is a Top 10 Must See movie at SXSW Festival!

Hey Bartender is a Top 10 Must See movie at SXSW Festival!

Indiewire selected our own Doug Tirola’s documentary “Hey Bartender” as a must see movie at the upcoming SXSW Film Festival! Congratulations Doug and 4th Row Films!

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Congratulation to our Oscars Ballot Winners!

Congratulation to our Oscars Ballot Winners!

Congratulations to our Oscar ballots winners, all who got two categories incorrect. The winners received prizes ranging from wine to books to interior design services to a doggie gift basket. The winners were: Cece Caldwell and Lauren McNulty, both from Pelham NY Hannah Dickison from Westport Karen Sbriglio from Monroe Stacey Sloan from Wilton And […]

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N’Oscars Event Pictorial

N’Oscars Event Pictorial

Hearst posted a great selection of photos from the n’OSCARS party.

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Stamford’s Avon moves to Digital

Stamford’s Avon moves to Digital

ABC News covered the end of an era with Stamford’s Avon theater removing their original 35mm projector and going digital. This is an industry phenomena, but 35mm isn’t quite dead yet. Within the Westport Cinema Initiative we’ve had many discussions about how preserve a 35mm legacy, and we’re going to try to do so — […]

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Hello I Must Be Going — Sunday March 24 4pm at Town Hall

Hello I Must Be Going — Sunday March 24 4pm at Town Hall

Westport Cinema Initiative presents a screening of “Hello I Must Be Going” starring Blyth Danner. The film was shot in Westport and written and directed by Westport residents Todd Louiso and Sarah Koskoff. The film was well received at last year’s Sundance Film Festival receiving a Grand Jury Prize nomination and tells a story where circumstances force a young […]

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Become a Charter Member!

Become a Charter Member!

Become a Charter Member of Westport Cinema Initiative … Charter Members help us cover operating costs for our occasional screenings plus it’s a great way to show your support for a theater in downtown Westport. And you get some great benefits — Your Charter Membership is valid until the theater is built! Your Charter Membership includes: a […]

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2nd Annual n’Oscars Event – Feb 24 1 – 3pm @ Oscar’s

2nd Annual n’Oscars Event – Feb 24 1 – 3pm @ Oscar’s

Come join us  for the 2nd annual n’Oscars event, 1-3 pm hosted by Oscar’s Deli, 159 Main Street, Westport. There will be trivia, great prizes, a red carpet, kettle corn provided by Oscar’s, and wine provided by the Liquor Locker. WEBE 108’s morning man Storm N Norman will be the master of ceremonies joined by […]

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Westport Cinema Initiative Moving Ahead

Westport Cinema Initiative Moving Ahead

Nice article by Bonnie Adler in Minuteman talking about our plans for a new theater. Bonnie says, “Nestled behind the lovely restaurant Tavern on Main, in the heart of the downtown shopping district, lies a little used private parking lot which has just been leased to the Westport Cinema Initiative, a grass-roots non-profit cultural organization […]

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All we got for Christmas is a …. Mailbox?

All we got for Christmas is a …. Mailbox?

What did Westport Cinema Initiative get as an early Holiday present? A Mailbox!! Oh, did we forget to mention we signed a lease for the property behind Tavern on Main and our official address is 154 Main Street! Holiday cards and donations gladly accepted!! Our mailbox is ready to receive your donations to bring an […]

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WestportREADS Movie: The Great Gatsby Saturday, Feb 2, 2013 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM

WestportREADS Movie: The Great Gatsby Saturday, Feb 2, 2013 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM

The Westport Library and Westport Cinema Initiative, as part of its ongoing series of pop-up films, present the classic The Great Gatsby at Christ and Holy Trinity Church, 75 Church Ln, Westport. Celebrate the meeting of Daisy and Gatsby at tea before the screening of The Great Gatsby. See Sam Waterston as Nick Carraway, Robert […]

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