Monthly Movie Night Series
JOIN US MAY 15 @ 6PM - 7:15
Every month we showcase independent films along with a Q&A between the audience and the filmmaker. This online event helps to raise funds for our new education program Revolution Me Media Lab, and the Revolution Me Film Festival.
Our fifth installment of the series will feature NYC-BASED stage & film director and acting teacher Cynthia Silver. Cynthia's films have screened & won awards at the Revolution Me Film Festival. She will be showcasing her films followed with a Q&A.
Tickets are by donation, and all proceeds go to help Revolution Me continue show and grow
the arts in our communities.
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with all the viewing information.
***IF YOU CAN'T MAKE THE MOVIE NIGHT WITH Q&A, YOU WILL STILL HAVE ACCESS TO CHECK OUT THE MOVIES
ON YOUR OWN TIME
Cynthia Silver is an NYC-based stage & film director and acting teacherwho was one of ten filmmakers selected to participate the 2019 THROUGH HER LENS: The Tribeca CHANEL Women's Filmmaker Program.Cynthiabegan her artistic career training at New York City’s Atlantic Acting School -where she subsequently spent over two decades asfaculty member -and earned her BFA from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts. Her filmmaking is a culmination of twenty-five years of acting, directing, and teaching. It is with former students and many longtime theatre colleagues that Cynthia made the award-winning shorts SLEEP TRAINING, SIBS, CHEMISTRY, and the short form series ADULT, all of which have screened at a wide range of festivals throughout North America. Cynthia’s most recent short, THE SHALLOW END, written by acclaimed playwright Wendy MacLeod and based on her one-act play of the same title, was the recipient of lastyear’sRebel Award at Female Voices Rock Film Festival, Best of Fest at New York No Limits 2020 Summit, Best of Festand Best Director Awards at IndieWorksNY, Best Director at RevolutionMe Film Festival, a finalist at USA Film Festival, and an Official Selection at Indie Memphis Film Festival, Adirondack Film Festival(2019);NewFilmmakers NY, NY Indie Theatre Film Festival,Queen’s World Film Festival, SoHo International Film Festival, Chelsea Film Festival, Long Island Int’l Film Expo, CASCADIA Int’l Women’s Film Festival,Ontario’s Deep Cut Film Festival, LA Femme Int’l Film Festival, LA Int’l Children’s Film Festival and LA Shorts Int’l Film Festival(2020). Sheis currently in development for the second season of ADULT, and the feature film MELISSA, her second collaboration with CHEMISTRYwriter and lead actor, Charlotte Martin.Originally from the San Francisco Bay Area, Cynthia lives in Manhattan with her husband Matt and their daughter Sadie
FILMS SCREENING ON MOVIE NIGHT BY CYNTHIA SILVER
The Foster Care Film and Community Engagement Project (FCFCEP) and Revolution Me Media Labs, invite you to join us on May 21, 2021 for a free special virtual screening of “Feeling Wanted,” and “Family Rewritten,” two award-winning documentary short films which highlight the stories of youth growing up in the foster care system.
Following the film screening a moderated discussion will be held with the filmmaker and film subjects on the topic of creating social impact through storytelling.