As we stay closed for the near future, and recommend that everyone practice social distancing, we are going to offer you a few select films that you may enjoy viewing online.
In partnership with our distributors, we are happy to introduce the new Harbor Theater Virtual Screening Room. Purchase a ticket through one of the links below, and watch a film in the comfort of your own home.
Proceeds will be split between the distributor and the theater, so, in effect, you are making a donation to Harbor Theater to keep us afloat while we are closed. Whatever the ticket price, we will receive 50%.
Your ticket will allow you and your whole family to watch the film for 72 hours during the available dates listed below. You can stream it on one of your devices ... computer, smartphone, tablet or other compatible streaming devices. Choose now from the following films.
“The Booksellers” - Available April 22-June 5
Antiquarian booksellers are part scholar, part detective and part businessperson, and their personalities and knowledge are as broad as the material they handle. They also play an underappreciated yet essential role in preserving history. The documentary takes viewers inside the lives and shops of some of the most iconic New York City booksellers, giving us insight into their small but fascinating world. Purchase tickets: https://thebooksellers.vhx.tv/products/the-booksellers-for-harbor-theater
“The Times of Bill Cunningham” - Available April 22-May 12
The Times of Bill Cunningham features incredible photographs chosen from over 3 million previously unpublicized images and documents from iconic street photographer and fashion historian Bill Cunningham. Told in Cunningham’s own words from a recently unearthed 1994 interview, the photographer chronicles, in his customarily cheerful and plainspoken manner, moonlighting as a milliner in France during the Korean War, his unique relationship with First Lady Jackie Kennedy, his four decades at The New York Times and his democratic view of fashion and society. Narrated by Sarah Jessica Parker. Purchase tickets: https://billcunningham.vhx.tv/products/bill-cunningham-for-harbor-theater
“Once Were Brothers” - Available April 22-May 22
In Partnership with Magnolia Pictures. This is the story of Robbie Robertson’s young life and the creation of The Band, one of the most enduring groups in the history of popular music. Told from Robertson's perspective, the film is a moving story of his personal journey, overcoming adversity and finding camaraderie alongside the four other men who would become his brothers in music. Together they made their mark on music history, first as Bob Dylan's band, and later on their own. Once Were Brothers blends rare archival footage, photography, iconic songs and interviews with Robertson’s friends and collaborators including Martin Scorsese, Bruce Springsteen, Eric Clapton, Van Morrison, and more.
Buy tickets: https://oncewerebrothers.vhx.tv/products/once-were-brothers-for-harbor-theater
. After you purchase your ticket, you will have 30 days to start watching. Once you start watching, your rental will be available for 72 hours. Streaming is available on multiple devices or through your browser. Please follow the instructions on the Magnolia website, and on the email you will receive with your purchase.