The Seasoned Ticket #164

Robert Horton is a Scarecrow board member and a longtime film critic. He will be contributing a series of “critic’s notes” to the Scarecrow blog—a chance to highlight worthy films playing locally and connecting them to the riches of Scarecrow’s collection.

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Flying Saucer Cinema!

Join us every Saturday in February at 2:00PM PST via Zoom as we explore four fun sci-fi classics.  Discussions are led by Mark Daniels and Eric Cohen who are both passionate about sci-fi films. Daniels is a longtime Scarecrow volunteer and guest host on the podcast “Treks in Sci-Fi,” while Cohen has helped lead a monthly psychotronic film club for the past five years.

Participants are strongly encouraged to watch the week’s film before the event. Rent them from us or check below for links to streaming options.

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The Seasoned Ticket #163

Robert Horton is a Scarecrow board member and a longtime film critic. He will be contributing a series of “critic’s notes” to the Scarecrow blog—a chance to highlight worthy films playing locally and connecting them to the riches of Scarecrow’s collection.

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January REPRESENT! — U-District Food Bank and Solid Ground

For this installment of REPRESENT! we’ve got a great set of movie recommendations from Solid Ground. Solid Ground works to end poverty and undo racism and other oppressions that are root causes of poverty. They envision a community beyond poverty and oppression where people have equitable opportunity to thrive. Learn more about Solid Ground HERE.

We also have a list of family-friendly film recommendations from our friends across the street. University District Food Bank’s mission is to build a hunger-free Northeast Seattle by providing their neighbors with reliable access to healthy food and life-changing resources. You can learn more about University District Food Bank HERE.

In Memoriam: Tom Keogh

 

On September 28, 2021, the Seattle film community (and many other communities) lost a mainstay in Tom Keogh, and I lost my closest friend. Tom wore different hats in his life, but his interest in movies and his passion for writing about them was a constant.

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