| Sep 4, 2012
| 6:42 AM
Actor William H. Macy, will offer a bit of Hollywood glamour to a documentary about his home state.
According to the Cumberland Times-News, Macy is going to appear in the Maryland Public Television production "Our Town," which takes a look at...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 4:04 PM
On a sunny, humid day 150 Septembers ago, the fate of a nation seemingly converged at a diminutive rural Western Maryland village called Sharpsburg.
There, 87,000 federal troops under the command of Union Gen. George Brinton McClellan met the...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 1:57 PM
Howard County Executive Ken Ulman has entered into a partnership with local government, lawyers, and educators to educate residents on bullying with showing of "Bully," a documentary highlighting the bullying crisis in our schools.
Showings will be on...
| May 30, 2012
| 2:47 PM
Growing up in Texas, I played fast pitch softball. After playing in the hot Texas sun, our team, the Sweetpeas, had a snack of oranges and water, in containers brought from home.
Today, my husband and I are new Howard County residents and we have...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 9:30 AM
The Bel Air Cultural Arts Commission has announced that the fourth annual Town of Bel Air Film Festival will be held this weekend - Oct. 19-21 - at the Bel Air Reckord Armory at 37-41 North Main St.
This year's festival features four documentaries, all...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 1:08 PM
The chance to chronicle a teacher's battle with multiple sclerosis while learning documentary movie-making and earning a slot in a new film competition — it all came together for 18 students at Baltimore Polytechnic Institute with their nonfiction...
| Jun 9, 2012
When a group of Betsy Adelman's students at Ellicott Mills Middle School learned that a low-pressure air zone created by wind turbines could kill endangered bats by causing their lungs to burst, they set about making a 41/2 -minute documentary instead...
| Jun 30, 2012
Matters of faith continue to divide people in dreadful ways, but there has always been at least one thing that religions have in common — the urge to express belief through art.
That's a point driven home in a sumptuous 90-minute documentary by...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 8:25 PM
I know we have become a nation of such short attention spans and long-term addiction to instant gratification that asking viewers to spend even an hour with a documentary that could change the way they see the world is probably a fool's errand.
| Jul 10, 2012
| 7:23 AM
A Lansdowne church will host a night of constructive discussion about an often-divisive topic on July 12 that will feature a documentary that focuses on the children of gay and lesbian parents.
After the screening at the worship space of St. Charles of...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 4:53 AM
Baltimore Councilman Nick J. Mosby has Tweeted himself into a movie role.
He'll be playing himself -- a guy who Tweets a lot.
With just over 500 followers, the District 7 representative might not be the biggest presence on Twitter. But he's apparently...
| Oct 26, 2012
•Auditions for Anne Arundel Community College Theater's production of "The Bible: The Complete Word of God (abridged)" will be held at 7 p.m. Nov. 19-20 in the Humanities Building, Room 112, on the Arnold campus, 101 College...