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No Small Matter Screening + Q&A at Jacob Burns Film Center

No Small Matter Screening + Q&A

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  • Sep. 12, 2019, 7:10pm
  • Jacob Burns Film Center
  • 364 Manville Road, Pleasantville
  • Adult
  • $17; $12 members

Designed to kickstart the public conversation about early childhood care and education, No Small Matter is the first feature documentary to tackle this topic. This multifaceted project unveils how our country raises its youngest citizens, exploring why making the most of this time of their lives is so crucial, and most importantly, what we can do to change the perception of when learning begins. Q&A panel with leaders in child development will follow the screening This event is presented in partnership with the Ossining Children's Center.

About Jacob Burns Film Center

364 Manville Road

Pleasantville, NY


    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. 

    • 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.
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