Tag: Island Cinema

Acclaimed movie to be shown at Island Cinema

South Padre Parade The acclaimed film “Toll Booth” will be featured at Island Cinema on Tuesday, March 5. The writer-director was inspired by the boxed-in existence of the Bosphorus Bridge toll collectors but instead of a social commentary on their tedious existence, the film focuses on an individual collector, Kenan. This 35-year-old still lives with …

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Island Cinema to host Girls’ ‘Morning at the Movies’

Special to the Parade Island Cinema of South Padre Island will be hosting “Girls’ Morning at the Movies” on Saturday, February 16, but don’t worry, guys – you’re also invited. Those attending will have the choice of watching one of three movies: Safe Haven; rated PG13, Identity Thief; rated R, or A Good Day to …

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Film festival screens Ruhorahoza’s impressions of genocide

Special to the Parade Writer and director Kivu Ruhorahoza spent almost two decades creating his first feature length film, Gray Matter, an account of the stress and burden of living through the Rwanda genocide. He felt a mission, however, to bring it to a world audience. It was, he explains, a way of expiating his …

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