Our grantee cinemas are making headlines across the nation! Click through the archive below to see what the media has to say about Science on Screen.
"The intersection of science and culture is the mission of Science on Screen, which has been cultivating an audience of film lovers and geeks in Brookline for 10 years."
— The Boston Globe
"For a sci-fi fan like me, this [brilliant idea for a film series] is cooler than a Swiss Army knife equipped with a lightsaber."
— The News-Gazette
"For science lovers or people just looking to see a fun movie and talk about it, Science on Screen is something you should be checking out."
— Smile Politely
November 8, 2017
Gold Coast International Film Festival to offer an eclectic lineup
November 6, 2017
Science on Screen program kicks off at Midwest Theater Nov. 9
—Scottsbluff Star Herald
November 6, 2017
Join Me on November 6 for a "Science On Screen" Presentation of Mike Judge's "Office Space"
November 3, 2017
New season of Science on Screen hopes to inspire community
October 30, 2017
36 independent cinemas win grants to bring science education to the movies
Nationwide Science on Screen initiative promotes scientific literacy through entertainment, with focus on underserved communities
Coolidge Corner Theatre and the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation have named the 2017−18 recipients of their nationwide Science on Screen® grant program, awarding grants totaling $255,000 to 36 independent cinemas, museums, and community groups with film programs.Read More
October 20, 2017
Foundation looks to the big screen to build appreciation of science
One funder that has tried to seize on that power of pop culture has been the Sloan Foundation, and one way it does so is a joint effort with the Coolidge Corner Theatre in Greater Boston, called Science on Screen. The initiative just issued its 12th season of grants, giving about a quarter-million total, funding independent theaters and other local outfits to run movies with elements of science, paired with expert-led discussions.
-- Inside Philanthropy
October 10, 2017
Gold Coast International Film Festival returns to the North Shore
—The Island Now
July 12, 2017
Events this week: Comedy competition, painting class, film screening and more
June 19, 2017
More events for Tuesday, June 20, and beyond
June 18, 2017
Science on Screen Series Wraps Up With 'Whale Rider'
—Explore Big Sky
June 5, 2017
'Hidden Figures,' Female Scientists At Real Art Ways
May 14, 2017
‘3 Idiots’ Is Next ‘Science On Screen’ At Real Art Ways
May 9, 2017
Onstage & Onscreen
—St. Helena Star
May 2, 2017
Loft Cinema commemorates National Mental Health Month with screening
—Arizona Daily Star
April 27, 2017
Science on Screen: Livermorium vs. Iron Man
—Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
April 24, 2017
'Ex Machina' At Real Art Ways
—The Hartford Courant
April 21, 2017
The Loft spotlights survival with 'Mad Max' showing
—The Daily Wildcat
April 18, 2017
Cinemadope: TED talks live on the Cinemark screen