Before You Were Born Series 

Maiden Alley Cinema has a youth committee that exists to promote the education and understanding of indepenedent film and the arts.  High school juniors and seniors from the region come together to curate events and film series for their demographic.  The Before You Were Born Series, highlights independent films created before the Teen Scene members were born, BUT ALL ARE WELCOME TO ATTEND.  Each member chooses a film to watch and dissect and then leads a discussion following the screening.  

Starring
David Krumholtz, Larisa Oleynik, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Julia Stiles, Heath Ledger
Directed by
Gil Junger

A pretty, popular teenager can't go out on a date until her ill-tempered older sister does.

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 4:00pm
Starring
Molly Ringwald
Directed by
John Hughes

A girl's "sweet" sixteenth birthday becomes anything but special as she suffers from every embarrassment possible.

Sat, 06/24/2017 - 4:00pm
Starring
Anthony Perkins
Directed by
Alfred Hitchcock

A Phoenix secretary embezzles $40,000 from her employer's client, goes on the run, and checks into a remote motel run by a young man under the domination of his mother.

Sat, 07/22/2017 - 4:00pm
Starring
Danny Aiello
Directed by
Spike Lee

On the hottest day of the year on a street in the Bedford-Stuyvesant section of Brooklyn, everyone's hate and bigotry smolders and builds until it explodes into violence.

Sat, 08/26/2017 - 4:00pm
Starring
David Emge, Ken Foren, Scott H. Reiniger
Directed by
George A. Romero

Following an ever-growing epidemic of zombies that have risen from the dead, two Philadelphia S.W.A.T. team members, a traffic reporter, and his television executive girlfriend seek refuge in a secluded shopping mall.

Sat, 10/28/2017 - 4:00pm
Starring
Sylvester Stallone
Directed by
John G. Avildsen

Rocky Balboa, a small-time boxer, gets a supremely rare chance to fight heavy-weight champion Apollo Creed in a bout in which he strives to go the distance for his self-respect.

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 4:00pm