Sighted Eyes/Feeling...

Date: Monday, January 29, 2018 Time: 7pm Location: Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, MA Director: Tracy Heather Strain Film Details: 1 hour 58 minutes, 2017, USA, color / black & white, English Film Website | Facebook Event |  Tickets World Premiere at the 2017 Toronto International Film...

This is Congo

Date: Monday, February 12, 2018 Time: 7pm Location: Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, MA Director: Daniel McCabe Film Details: 1 hour 31 minutes, 2017, USA/Canada/DRC/Qatar, color, in English, French, Swahili and Lingala with English subtitles Film Website | Facebook Event | Tickets World Premiere...

Celebrating DER̵...

Date: Monday, February 26, 2018 Time: 7pm Location: Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, MA Director: Tala Hadid Film Details: 1 hour 26 minutes, 2017, Morocco/Qatar, color, in Tamazight with English subtitles Film Website | Facebook Event | Tickets A special screening in honor of the 50th Anniversary...

95 and 6 to Go

Date: Monday, March 12, 2018 Time: 7pm Location: Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, MA Director: Kimi Takesue Film Details: 1 hour 25 minutes, 2016, USA, color, English Film Website | Tickets | Facebook Event Director Kimi Takesue will attend in person for discussion with local filmmaker Kavita...

Railway Sleepers

Date: Monday, March 26, 2018 Time: 7pm Location: Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, MA Director: Sompot Chidgasornpongse Film Details: 1 hour 42 minutes, 2017, Thailand, color, Thai with English subtitles Film Website | Facebook Event | Tickets Filmmaker Sompot Chidgasornpongse will attend via Skype...

Spettacolo

Date: Monday, April 9, 2018 Time: 7pm Location: Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, MA Directors: Jeff Malmberg and Chris Shellen Film Details: 1 hour 29 minutes, 2017, USA, color / black & white, Italian with English subtitles Film Website | Tickets | Facebook event Filmmaker Jeff Malmberg...

Love Means Zero

Date: Monday, April 23, 2018 Time: 7pm Location: Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, MA Director: Jason Kohn Film Details: 1 hour 29 minutes, 2017, USA, color, English Tickets | Facebook Event Filmmaker Jason Kohn will attend in person for discussion with Chico Colvard, filmmaker and Assistant...

Did You Wonder Who F...

Date: Monday, May 7, 2018 Time: 7pm Location: Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, MA Director: Travis Wilkerson Film Details: 1 hour 10 minutes, 2017, USA, color / black & white, English Film Website | Tickets | Facebook event Filmmaker Travis Wilkerson will attend in person for discussion with...

The Departure –...

Date: Tuesday, December 5, 2017 Time: 8pm Location: Cable Car Cinema, 204 South Main Street Providence, RI 02903 Director: Lana Wilson Film Details: 87 minutes, 2017, USA, color, DCP Film Website | Facebook Event | Tickets Special engagement in Providence! Co-presented with the Cable Car...

Muhi – General...

Date: Sunday, November 19, 2017 Time: 12:00pm Location: Brattle Theatre Directors: Rina Castelnuovo-Hollander & Tamir Elterman Film Details: 87 minutes, 2017 Co-presented with the Boston Jewish Film Festival and REELAbilities Film Festival Boston Introduction by DocYard Co-founder and...

Off Frame

Date: Sunday, October 22, 2017 Time: 2:30pm Location: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Director(s): Mohanad Yaqubi Film Details: 62 minutes, 2016 Co-presentation with the Boston Palestine Film Festival Director Mohanad Yaqubi invited to attend – Learn more in this Filmmaker Interview Tickets...

The Reagan Show

Date: Monday, September 11, 2017 Time: 7pm Location: Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, MA Director(s): Sierra Pettengill, Pacho Velez Film Details: 75 minutes, 2017, USA, color, DCP Film Website | Trailer | Tickets | Facebook Event World Premiere at the 2017 Tribeca Film Festival. Official...

The Work

Date: Monday, September 25, 2017 Time: 7pm Location: Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, MA Director(s): Jairus McLeary & Gethin Aldous Film Details: 87 minutes, 2017, USA, color, HD Film Website | Trailer | Facebook Event | Tickets Winner of the Documentary Grand Jury Prize at the 2017 SXSW Film...

Motherland

Date: Monday, October 2, 2017 Time: 8pm Location: Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, MA Director: Ramona Diaz Film Details: 94 minutes, 2017, USA/Philippines, color, DCP Film Website | Trailer | Facebook Event | Tickets Winner of a World Cinema Documentary Special Jury Award for Commanding Vision...

Strong Island

Date: Monday, October 16, 2017 Time: 7pm Location: Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, MA Director(s): Yance Ford Film Details: 107 minutes, 2016, USA/Denmark, color, DCP Film Website | Trailer | Facebook Event | Tickets Winner of U.S. Documentary Special Jury Award for Storytelling at the 2017...

The Dazzling Light o...

Date: Monday, October 23, 2017 Time: 7pm Location: Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, MA Director(s): Salomé Jashi Film Details: 74 minutes, 2016, Georgia/Germany, color, HD, Georgian with English subtitles Film Website | Trailer | Facebook Event | Tickets Regard Neuf Award for Best First Film at...

Quest

Date: Monday, November 6, 2017 Time: 7pm Location: Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, MA Filmmakers: Jonathan Olshefski (Director) and Sabrina Schmidt Gordon (Producer) Film Details: 106 minutes, 2008-2017, USA, color, DCP Film Website | Trailer (New!) |  Watch an excerpt from the film | Facebook...

Acts and Intermissio...

Date: Monday, November 20, 2017 Time: 7pm Location: Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, MA Director(s): Abigail Child Film Details: 57 minutes, 2017, USA, color/black & white, digital projection Film Website | Trailer | Facebook Event | Tickets World Premiere at MoMA’s Doc Fortnight 2017....

The Departure

Date: Monday, December 4, 2017 Time: 7pm Location: Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, MA Director(s): Lana Wilson Film Details: 87 minutes, 2017, USA, color, DCP Film Website | Tickets | Facebook Event World Premiere at the 2017 Tribeca Film Festival. Official Selection of the 2017 Sheffield...

An Afternoon with De...

Date: Saturday, March 4, 2017 Time: 2pm Location: Menschel Hall, Fogg Museum, 32 Quincy Street, Cambridge Director: Deborah Stratman More Details | Facebook Event Co-presented with the Balagan Film Series, the Film Study Center at Harvard University and the Harvard Art...

OJ: Made in America

Dates: Saturday, January 28, 1pm-4pm: Part One (screens with Good White People) Sunday, January 29, 1pm-4pm: Part Two (screens with 137 Bullets) Monday, January 30, 12pm-3pm: Part One Monday, January 30, 3:30pm-6:30pm: Part Two Monday, January 30, 7pm-8:47pm: Part Three + Filmmaker Q&A...

The Russian Woodpeck...

Date: Monday, February 13, 2017 Time: 7pm Location: Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, MA Director: Chad Gracia Film Details: 82 minutes, 2015, USA/UK/Ukraine, color, DCP Film Website | Trailer | Facebook Event |  Tickets Winner of the Grand Jury Prize in World Cinema Documentary at the Sundance...

Southwest of Salem: ...

Date: Monday, February 27, 2017 Time: 7pm Location: Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, MA Director: Deborah Esquenazi Film Details: 91 minutes, 2016, USA, color, DCP Film Website | Trailer | Facebook Event | Tickets World Premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival and Winner of the Critics Choice...

The Illinois Parable...

  Date: Monday, March 6, 2017 Time: 7pm Location: Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, MA Director: Deborah Stratman Film Details: 60 minutes, 2016, USA, color, 16 mm Film Website | Tickets | Facebook Event Co-presented with the Film Study Center at Harvard University and the Balagan Film...

Things Ricky Forgot ...

Date: Monday, March 20, 2017 Time: 7pm Location: Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, MA Director: Mary Jane Doherty Program Details: GRAVITY, 40 minutes, 1985, USA, b/w, 16mm to digital + two other short works by the filmmaker Tickets | Facebook Event The DocYard is honored to present an evening of...

Notes on Blindness

Date: Monday, April 3, 2017 Time: 7pm Location: Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, MA Director: Peter Middleton and James Spinney Film Details: 90 minutes, 2016, UK, color, DCP, English with Open Captions and Audio Description Co-presented with the ReelAbilities Film Festival Boston Film Website |...

The Islands and the ...

Date: Monday, April 10, 2017 Time: 7pm Location: Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, MA Director: Mike Day Film Details: 84 minutes, 2016, UK/Scotland/Denmark, color, DCP Film Website | Trailer | Facebook Event | Tickets World Premiere and Winner of the Emerging International Filmmaker Award at the...

Behemoth

Date: Monday, April 24, 2017 Time: 7pm Location: Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, MA Director: Zhao Liang Film Details: 90 minutes, 2015, China/France, color, DCP, in Mandarin with English subtitles Film Website | Trailer | Facebook Event | Tickets | Free Admission for Harvard ID Holders! This...

TOWER

Date: Saturday, October 1, 2016 Time: 5:00PM Location: Brattle Theatre Director: Keith Maitland Film Details: 96 min, 2016, USA, color, DCP Film Website | Facebook Event | Tickets Filmmaker will attend in person. Co-presented with the GlobeDocs Film Festival LEF/DocYard mailing list members...

THOSE WHO FEEL THE F...

Date: Monday, September 12, 2016 Time: 8PM Location: Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, MA Director: Morgan Knibbe Film Details: 74 min, 2016, The Netherlands, color, DCP Film Website | Facebook Event |  Tickets Director Morgan Knibbe will attend in person. Synopsis: The night is pitch-black, the...

CAMERAPERSON

Date: Sunday, September 18, 2016 Time: 2PM Location: Coolidge Corner Theatre, Brookline, MA Director: Kirsten Johnson Film Details: 102 min, 2016, USA, color, DCP Film Website | Facebook Event | Tickets Director Kirsten Johnson will attend in person. Presented in partnership with the Coolidge...

WHAT TOMORROW BRINGS

Date: Monday, September 26, 2016 Time: 7PM Location: Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, MA Director: Beth Murphy Film Details: 84 min, 2015, United States, color, DCP Film Website | Facebook Event | Tickets Director Beth Murphy and a special surprise guest will attend in person for Q&A. This...

NUTS!

Date: Monday, October 10, 2016 Time: 7PM Location: Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, MA Director: Penny Lane Film Details: 79 min, 2016, United States, color, DCP Film Website | Facebook Event | Tickets Director Penny Lane will attend in person for discussion with Erin Trahan, film journalist and...

AUDRIE & DAISY

Date: Monday, October 17, 2016 Time: 7PM Location: Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, MA Directors: Bonni Cohen & Jon Shenk Film Details: 95 min, 2015, USA, color, DCP Film Website | Facebook Event | Tickets Director Bonni Cohen will attend in person for Q&A. Synopsis: AUDRIE & DAISY...

I AM THE PEOPLE (JE ...

Date: Monday, October 24, 2016 Time: 7PM Location: Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, MA Director: Anna Roussillon Film Details: 111 min, 2014, France, in Arabic with English subtitles, color, digital file Film Website | Facebook Event | Tickets Director Anna Roussillon will attend in person for...

BROTHER’S KEEP...

  Date:Thursday, October 27, 2016 Time: 7:30PM Location: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston 465 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115 Directors: Joe Berlinger & Bruce Sinofsky Film Details: 104 min, 1992, USA, color Film Website | Facebook Event | Tickets Director Joe Berlinger will attend in...

DO NOT RESIST

Date: Thursday, November 3, 2016 Time: 6:30PM Location: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Director: Craig Atkinson Film Details: 73 min, 2016, USA, color, DCP Film Website | Facebook Event | Tickets Post-screening panel discussion with Director Craig Atkinson, Rahsaan Hall, the Director of the...

LOS SURES (1984) and...

Date: Monday, November 7, 2016 Time: 7PM Location: Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, MA Director: Diego Echeverria Film Details: 60 min, 1984, USA, color, DCP Website | Facebook Event | Tickets The DocYard presents a new digital restoration of Diego Echeverria’s 1984 documentary LOS SURES,...

FRAUD

Date: Monday, November 21, 2016 Time: 7PM Location: Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, MA Director: Dean Fleischer-Camp Film Details: 52 min, 2016, USA, color, DCP Film Website | Facebook Event | Tickets Director Dean Fleischer-Camp will attend in person. Synopsis: Between 2008-2015, a man filmed...

SONITA

Date: Monday, December 5, 2016 Time: 7PM Location: Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, MA Director: Rokhsareh Ghaem Maghami Film Details: 90 min, 2015, Iran / Germany / Switzerland, color, DCP Film Website | Facebook Event | Tickets Winner of the 2016 Sundance Grand Jury Prize in World Cinema...

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Spring Shorts!

This season, the DocYard is extremely pleased to announce a program of short films guest programmed by The Non-Fiction Cartel with help from DER. Each short has been paired to screen prior to a selected feature screening in our spring line-up. Spring 2016 Shorts: February 8, preceding Kingdom...

KINGDOM OF SHADOWS

Date: Monday, February 8, 2016 Time: 7PM Location: Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, MA Director: Bernardo Ruiz Film Website | Facebook Event | Tickets Director Bernardo Ruiz will attend in person for Q&A moderated by Monika Navarro, documentary filmmaker and producer for WGBH WORLD...

CONTAINMENT

Date: Monday, February 22, 2016 Time: 7PM Location: Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, MA Directors: Peter Galison and Robb Moss Film Website | Facebook Event | Tickets Directors Peter Galison, Robb Moss and Editor Chyld King will attend in person for Q&A led by Lyda Kuth, filmmaker and...

DEMOCRATS

Date: Monday, March 7, 2016 Time: 7PM Location: Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, MA Director: Camilla Nielsson Film Website | Facebook Event | Tickets Editor Jeppe Bødskov will attend from Copenhagen via Skype for a post-screening discussion with Alice Apley, Executive Director of Documentary...

(T)ERROR

Date: Monday, March 21, 2016 Time: 7PM Location: Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, MA Directors: Lyric R. Cabral and David Felix Sutcliffe Film Website | Facebook Event |  Tickets Director David Felix Sutcliffe will attend in person for Q&A. Synopsis: Saeed “Shariff” Torres, a...

SEMBENE!

Date: Thursday, March 24, 2016 Time: 7PM Location: Harvard Film Archive, 24 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA Directors: Samba Gadjigo and Jason Silverman Details: 2015, 82 min, Color Film Website | Facebook Event | Free Screening and Discussion! Co-presented with the Harvard Visual and...

FIELD OF VISION

Date: Monday, March 28, 2016 Time: 7PM Location: Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, MA Co-creators: Laura Poitras, Charlotte Cook & AJ Schnack Website | Facebook Event | Tickets Special co-presentation with the MIT Open Documentary Lab Charlotte Cook will attend in person for Q&A  with...

COUNTING

Date: Monday, April 11, 2016 Time: 7PM Location: Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, MA Director: Jem Cohen Film Website | Facebook Event | Tickets Director Jem Cohen will attend via Skype for Q&A with Erin Trahan, film journalist and editor of the Independent. Synopsis: In fifteen linked...

DARKON – 10th ...

  Date: Monday, April 25, 2016 Time: 7PM Location: Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, MA Director(s): Luke Meyer & Andrew Neel Film Website | Facebook Event | Tickets 10th anniversary screening of the cult hit! *Wear a LARP costume to this screening and get a $5 discount ticket!*...

HIGH ON CRACK STREET...

Date: Monday, May 2, 2016 Time: 7pm Location: Brattle Theatre Details: 1995, USA, 60 min Directors: Richard Farrell, Maryann De Leo, and Jon Alpert Tickets | Facebook Event Co-presentation with the Independent Film Festival Boston Followed by a panel discussion moderated by Deb Becker of...