Next Monthly Screening



November 12th & 13th, 2014 @ 7pm

Carolina Theater, Downtown Hickory 

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Upcoming Screening - "The Company You Keep" - June 13th @ 7pm

Footcandle Film Society will be screening actor/director Robert Redford's latest film "The Company You Keep" at the Carolina Theater Thursday, June 13th at 7pm.  


About the film:

A former Weather Underground activist (Robert Redford) goes on the run from a journalist who has discovered his identity in this political thriller based on a 2003 novel by Neil Gordon.


Footcandle Films: Star Trek into Mud

Captain's Log – star date 5282013 – Starship Footcandle embarks on a mission to review the new releases "Star Trek: Into Darkness" and "Mud" in under an hour and also include their usual segments of news and recommendations. Can they succeed or will the galaxy spiral into chaos due to disagreements over what exactly is the prime directive?

Recommendations – "Son of Rambow", "A Monster In Paris"

Footcandle Films: No Iron Man: Pain or Gain?

Iron Man's having trouble sleeping. There's political unrest in Chile. Three bodybuilders in Florida go on a crime spree. What is going on? Have no fear it is just a fresh episode of the Footcandle Film podcast with reviews of "Iron Man 3", "No", and "Pain & Gain".

Recommendations – "Adaptation", "Return to Oz"

International Film Festival for Children - May 11th

The Hickory International Council and Footcandle Film Society are presenting an International Film Festival for Children (IFFC) on Saturday, May 11 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the S.A.L.T. Block Auditorium.  This event is a One World, One Community Festival and is an extension of the annual International Spring Fest events.  

The 2013 IFFC films to be shown at the event include The Red Balloon, Ponyo,  and Children of Heaven, as well a few additional short films.  The morning will be dedicated to kindergarten through fifth graders, and the afternoon for those in grade six through high school.  During the event there will be some international activities, such as Origami, magician shows, and internationally themed bingo.  And, best of all, the event is free to the public.

Footcandle Films: The Oblivious Wonder of Olga Kurylenko

Olga Kurylenko. Heard of her? Is she the next Jessica Chastain? Well the fellows weigh in on her performances in the new films "To The Wonder" and "Oblivion" as well as discuss her co-stars that you might have heard of…Benjamin Affleck and Thomas Cruise. Rounding out the episode are some bits of Hollywood news and movie recommendations of films you might want to check out.

Recommendations - Side by Side, Flirting With Disaster