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  • October 10, 2010

    THREE Sneak Preview Screenings at the New Orleans Film Festival

    We are honored to participate in the 21st New Orleans Film Festival!

    Our Sneak Preview Screening Times & Locations are:
    Sat., Oct. 16, 2:00 p.m. at Chalmette Movies
    Sat., Oct. 16, 7:00 p.m. The Porch 7th Ward Cultural Organization – FREE SCREENING
    Sun., Oct. 17, 2:30 p.m. The Theatres at Canal Place


    Chalmette Movies
    8700 West Judge Perez Dr.Suite D, Chalmette, LA (504) 304-9992

    The Porch 7th Ward Cultural Organization
    1362 St. Anthony St., New Orleans, LA 70116 (504) 401-1836

    The Theatres at Canal Place
    333 Canal St. Third Floor, New Orleans, LA 70130 (504) 581-5400

    Tickets available at
    General Admission: $9
    New Orleans Film Society Members: $7

    This year marks the 21st anniversary of the New Orleans Film Festival. Since its inception in 1989, it has grown into a prominent and crucial component of the New Orleans cultural landscape. The New Orleans Film Society, a non-profit 501©(3) cultural organization, presents the Festival each year.

    The Society is New Orleans’ preeminent vehicle for the exhibition of independent local, national, and international films. The week-long New Orleans Film Festival includes a competitive division, with entries in six categories, audience awards, plus an award presented to a Louisiana filmmaker. In addition, there is a series of panels and workshops, as well as screenings of curated national and international films.

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  • September 20, 2010

    Two New York area screenings

    Land of Opportunity is doing two educational Sneak Preview screenings in the New York area:

    Wednesday, September 22nd, @7pm
    Bank Street College of Education
    610 W 112th St, New York, NY 10025
    Main Lobby Auditorium

    Thursday, September 23rd, @7pm
    Vassar College
    124 Raymond Ave, Poughkeepsie, NY 12604
    Rockefeller Hall, Room 200
    Sponsored by the Earth Science and Geography department and the Urban Studies department

    Tags: screeningsNew York Cityeducationaluniversity

  • August 23, 2010

    Urban Planning

    Land of Opportunity to be featured at Maysles Institute in Harlem!

    Founded by the great documentary filmmaker Albert Maysles, The Maysles Institute is a small community theater in Harlem, New York that focuses on documentary films. Land of Opportunity will be featured as part of their 5th Anniversary of Katrina commemorative program at the end of August.

    WHEN: Saturday August 28th, 7:30pm
    WHERE: Maysles Institute (343 Lenox Avenue, betw 127th and 128th)
    COST: $10

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