• SPECIAL SCREENING OF NEW PAUL LAURENCE DUNBAR FILM

    On Saturday, April 1st, Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park will host an exclusive showing of a brand new documentary film on the life and legacy of Paul Laurence Dunbar. Paul Laurence Dunbar: Beyond the Mask is a new film showcasing the life and legacy of the internationally renowned African American poet and author. Written… [Continue Reading]

    SPECIAL SCREENING OF NEW PAUL LAURENCE DUNBAR FILM
  • And the Award Goes To…

    FilmDayton invites you to make your Oscar Predictions! Will the night belong to “Moonlight” or “La La Land”? With 14 nominations, “La La Land” has tied the Oscar nominations record with “All About Eve” and “Titanic.” Will the movie musical sweep the ceremony, matching or surpassing the Oscar record of 11 wins (by “Ben-Hur,” “Titanic”… [Continue Reading]

    And the Award Goes To…
  • Teen Filmmakers Premiere Award-Winning Short at Neon

    The filmmaking duo of 16-year-olds Christian Gentry and Max Kaplan will premier “Reality,” their short experiential thriller, on February 23, at 7:30PM at the Neon Movies, 130 E. 5th Street, Dayton, Ohio, 45402. Produced under their Dayton-based company, Luminous Coast, the 16-minute film was written and directed by Gentry and produced by Kaplan. “Reality” follows… [Continue Reading]

    Teen Filmmakers Premiere Award-Winning Short at Neon
  • Spotlight On: Jacob N. Stuart

    Screenwriter, entrepreneur, director, and mentor are only a few of the titles that describe Jacob N. Stuart. From serving as a “Pitch It” judge and Film Connections speaker at FilmDayton to moving to L.A. for film school, Stuart has had an extensive and successful career leading up to his and Puja Pandey’s latest feature film,… [Continue Reading]

    Spotlight On: Jacob N. Stuart
  • Oscar Nominations Are Out And Dayton Is Represented

    This morning at 8:18 am the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced the nominees for the 89th annual Academy Awards. LA LA Land leads the pack with the most nominations- 14 tying the record set by All About Eve in 1950 and Titanic in 1997. The Miami Valley connection to this movie is… [Continue Reading]

    Oscar Nominations Are Out And Dayton Is Represented