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Member passes are accepted at most documentary films. Click on the film title to confirm.
Matinee: $7 Adult // $7 Seniors (62+) & Students // $5 Members & Children <13
Evening: $10 Adult // $8 Seniors (62+) & Students // $6 Members & Children <13
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Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story

Sun., May 20, 2018

Directed by Alexander Dean. US. 2017. NR. 1 hour 28 minutes. Zeitgeist. Digital.

What do the most ravishingly beautiful actress of the 1930s and 40s and the inventor whose concepts were the basis of cell phone and bluetooth technology have in common? They are both Hedy Lamarr, the glamour icon whose ravishing visage was the inspiration for Snow White and Cat Woman and a technological trailblazer who perfected a secure radio guidance system for Allied torpedoes during WWII. Weaving interviews and clips with . . .

Paper Tigers

Tue., May 22, 2018

Directed by James Redford. US. 2015. NR. DVD.
Presented by Home of the Sparrow 

Please join us for a free screening and panel discussion of the award-winning documentary, Paper Tigers. Space is limited! This screening is made possible by The Chester County ACEs Coalition and The Phoenixville ACEs Committee.

To RSVP please contact Chelsea Buckley at
About the Film:
Paper Tigers follows a year in the life of an alternative high school that has radically changed its approach to disciplining . . .