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Tallgrass Film Association & Historic Dunbar Theatre present DUNBAR UNDER THE STARS

Mon, May 9, 2022

(June 4-19)  Free-to-the-Public film screenings 1007 N. Cleveland, Wichita  WHEN:            Many Fires This Time: We The 100 Million (Saturday, June 4 at 7PM) Imitation of Life (Saturday, June 11 at 7PM) BlacKKKlansman (Saturday, June 18 at 7PM) Space Jam (Sunday, June 19 at 4PM, following 3PM street party) TICKETS: Free-to-the-Public  WHAT: The Tallgrass Film […]

Tallgrass Film Association announces Photo of Kansas film icon Gordon Parks, by David Parks, to be displayed at Tallgrass Headquarters and Surprise Donation to TKAAM

Mon, May 9, 2022

WHEN:    Thursday, May 12, 10:00AM WHERE: Tallgrass Film Center (120 East 1st Street, Unit 113) WHAT: 1) Tallgrass Film Center will unveil the photo “Portrait of Gordon Parks, Kansas” which will be displayed at the organization’s hub in Wichita as the Tallgrass Film Association continues to honor and celebrate the influential career of the filmmaking […]

Tallgrass Film Association announces Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Press Conference  

Fri, February 25, 2022

WHEN: Friday, March 4, 8:30 AM  WHERE: Tallgrass Film Center in the Lux (120 East 1st Street, Unit 100) WHAT: Tallgrass Film Center will have a ribbon-cutting ceremony followed by a brief Q&A session with Executive Director Melanie Addington before a special opening night screening showcasing Oscar’s hopeful Drive My Car. With the 2022 season […]

Celebrate Black History Month with PBS!

Tue, February 15, 2022

“If I hate you just because you hate me, I’m no better than you are” – Fannie Lou Hamer. Executive Director Melanie Addington sat down with Monica Land, Executive Producer, Producer, Researcher, Photographer, Writer, of Fannie Lou Hamer’s America for a quick Q&A before her film shows on PBS Kansas. An award-winning journalist, Land has […]

FREE SCREENING: This is Love at the Orpheum Theatre on October 19th at 7 PM

Thu, October 7, 2021

Join us for a free screening of the 2018 documentary, This Is Love, on Tuesday, October 19th at 7 p.m. at the Orpheum Theatre celebrating the life and music of Rudy Love. Cash donations are encouraged to help the family with funeral costs and will be accepted at the Orpheum. Doors open at 6 pm. Seating […]

Tallgrass announces Take 36 host and judges ahead of competition on August 13th

Mon, August 2, 2021

Tallgrass Film Association is excited for another year of creative filmmaking and local competition with the return of Take 36: A 36 hour filmmaking competition, presented by Emprise Bank! The competition will kick off on Friday, August 13th at 7 PM at Groover Labs, with a live showcase hosted on Sunday, August 15th at 7 […]

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