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Business First: Recipients weigh in on help from Westchester County...

Businesses and nonprofits have been hit hard by the Covid-19 pandemic. Westchester County was quick to respond and offer assistance to organizations impacted by...

Art house cinemas call on Cuomo to reopen theaters

The theaters were described as "“vital business sector in New York State’s pandemic-stricken economy."

No fading to black: Nonprofit film centers in Westchester pivot to...

Although three nonprofit film centers in Westchester have had to close their doors to the public during the COVID-19 economic shutdown, they're still operating...

The show won’t go on thanks to the unseen villain lurking...

Social distancing, the process by which people are kept further apart than usual to help stop the spread of the COVID-19 virus first became...

Giant ape sighted in Pleasantville

If you saw a giant ape in Pleasantville recently, you must have been inside the Jacob Burns Film Center.

Smaller theaters thrive as larger ones close

“We continue to see a rise in our membership numbers and a steady attendance at the box office,” said Edie Demas, executive director of the Jacob Burns Film Center in Pleasantville.

‘The Band’s Visit’ visits the Burns

Members of the creative team behind the Broadway musical which dominated this year’s Tony Awards with 10 wins, “The Band’s Visit,” visited the Jacob Burns Film Center (JBFC) in Pleasantville for a screening of the 2007 Israeli film on which the show was based.

Documentaries at the Jacob Burns

Documentaries from widely disparate producers were screened recently at the Jacob Burns Film Center in Pleasantville.

Edie Falco at film center

Actress Edie Falco has become the latest in a long list of actors and filmmakers to visit the Jacob Burns Film Center in Pleasantville.

Pace students film hurricane recovery

Students from Pace University have been working on a documentary about the hurricane recovery in Puerto Rico.

Burns Center awarded $30K

The Jacob Burns Film Center in Pleasantville has been chosen by the National Endowment for the Arts to receive an art works grant of $30,000.

On the silver screen

The annual Meditative Life Series opens on Feb. 7 at the Jacob Burns Film Center in Pleasantville. 

Pentagon Papers picture preview

Steven Spielberg was at the Jacob Burns Film Center in Pleasantville in December for an invitation-only screening of his new movie “The Post.”

Documentary by Pace students premieres

A documentary created by students, which examines the impact of development on Florida’s ecosystem had its premier May 10.

Westchester arts organizations receive $110,000 in grants

The grants are a part of more than $30 million awarded to nonprofit organizations and individuals across the country.