2023 Anniversary Film Series – The Sandlot

30th Anniversary | Presented by Emprise Bank The adventure of a lifetime, the summer of their dreams…the dog of their nightmares The Sandlot is a 1993 American coming-of-age sports comedy film co-written, directed, and narrated by David Mickey Evans. It tells the story of a group of young baseball players during the summer of 1962. It stars Tom Guiry, Mike Vitar, Karen Allen, Denis Leary,… Continue reading 2023 Anniversary Film Series – The Sandlot

2023 Anniversary Film Series – Bullitt

55th Anniversary | Presented by Emprise Bank There are bad cops and there are good cops – and then there’s Bullitt. Bullitt is a 1968 American neo-noir action thriller film directed by Peter Yates and produced by Philip D’Antoni. The picture stars Steve McQueen, Robert Vaughn, and Jacqueline Bisset. The screenplay by Alan R. Trustman and Harry Kleiner was based on the 1963 novel Mute Witness, by Robert L. Fish, writing under the… Continue reading 2023 Anniversary Film Series – Bullitt

2023 Anniversary Film Series – Cheech & Chong’s Up in Smoke

5th Anniversary | Presented by Emprise Bank It will make you feel VERY funny! Cheech & Chong’s Up in Smoke is a 1978 American buddy stoner comedy film directed by Lou Adler and starring Cheech Marin, Tommy Chong, Edie Adams, Strother Martin, Stacy Keach, and Tom Skerritt. It is Cheech & Chong’s first feature-length film. Cheech & Chong had been a counterculture comedy team for about ten years before they… Continue reading 2023 Anniversary Film Series – Cheech & Chong’s Up in Smoke

2023 Anniversary Film Series – Bringing Up Baby

85th Anniversary | Presented by Emprise Bank And so begins the hilarious adventure of Professor David Huxley and Miss Susan Vance, a flutter-brained vixen with love in her heart! Bringing Up Baby is a 1938 American screwball comedy film directed by Howard Hawks, and starring Katharine Hepburn and Cary Grant. It was released by RKO Radio Pictures. The film tells the story of… Continue reading 2023 Anniversary Film Series – Bringing Up Baby

LUNAFEST – presented by Girls on the Run Heart of Kansas

LUNAFEST®, the fundraising film festival dedicated to amplifying stories by women and gender nonconforming filmmakers, and bringing people together in their communities, will be hosted by Girls on the Run Heart of Kansas at Wichita’s historic Orpheum Theatre on Wednesday, March 8. LUNAFEST believes that sharing diverse perspectives can spark conversation, connection, and change. In… Continue reading LUNAFEST – presented by Girls on the Run Heart of Kansas