The Short Game - Documentary

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January 20, 2014

12pm and 7:30pm.

Jacob Burns Film Center


Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult

$12; $7.50 children ages 11 and younger

Event description: "The Short Game" follows some of the best seven-year-old golfers in the world as they train for and compete in the World Championship of Junior Golf, which brings together 1500 golf savants from 54 countries to determine who will be crowned the sport's next phenom. The children are polished professionals (except when they aren't), and the parents are a breed of their own. Audiences love this fascinating and often funny movie. Directed by Josh Greenbaum. 2013. 99 mins. Rated PG. United States, in English/French with subtitles. After each screening, there will be golf activities for adults and kids upstairs in the Jane Peck Gallery.

Address: 364 Manville Road
Pleasantville, NY 10570
Phone: 914-747-5555

About Jacob Burns Film Center

The Jacob Burns Film Center is a dynamic nonprofit educational and cultural organization in Pleasantville, NY. At its five-screen thater it presents the best of independent, documentary, and world cinema, along with an exciting roster of special guests. Across the street, the Media Arts Lab is the hub of our education mission to develop and implement programs that provide instruction and inspiration in media-making and communication for a visually, digitally, and globally connected world. With these two state-of-the-art facilities and a Residence for International Filmmakers, the JBFC campus provides countless opportunities for dialogue and community engagement.

Each year, over 200,000 people come through its doors to see more than 400 different films, and 13,000 students participate in its education programs every year. 

About Jacob Burns Film Center

Standard hours: 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

The Jacob Burns Film Center (JBFC) is a nonprofit educational and cultural institution dedicated to presenting the best of independent, documentary, and world cinema; promoting 21st century literacy; and making film a vibrant part of the community.
Parking: Street Parking

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