Stephanie Schleicher


Stephanie Schleicher is a freelance filmmaker/editor with ten years of experience teaching young people how to harness their creative power.  She has taught film, animation and editing at the Pelham Picture House, Jacob Burns Media Arts Lab, French Woods Festival of the Performing Arts, Pelham Art Center, Croton Academy of Arts, the MidWestchester JCC, […]

Paul Urcioli



Paul Urcioli

Paul is an actor, director and producer.  He is currently producing the film Phoenix (directed by Amy Redford) and is in pre-production for The Reynolds.

Film roles include:  The Amazing Spiderman 2, The Wolf of Wall Street, Adult Beginners, Shelter, Thanks for Sharing, Morning Glory, 3 Backyards.  TV: Blue Bloods, The Americans, The Blacklist, […]

Beth Manspeizer


Beth Manspeizer
Beth is responsible for the vision and design of the Education Program at The Picture House, where she is the Director of Education Programs. Beth brings a wealth of experience as a film and stage teacher, as well as an actor and director. Among her teaching accomplishments, Beth has taught acting, directing, and […]


Amelia (Essie Davis), the heroine of Jennifer Kent’s horror movie The Babadook, is an Australian single mother haunted by memories of her late husband’s tragic death. He was in the midst of taking his very pregnant wife to the delivery room when the couple had a devastating car wreck. Mother and baby were saved; […]


Los Angeles denizen Louis Bloom (Jake Gyllenhaal) survives by scavenging and petty theft. He stumbles into a new career as a cameraman and — armed with a camcorder and police scanner — begins nocturnal forays across the city in search of shocking and grisly crimes. When he catches the eye of a shopworn news […]

Penguins of Madagascar

Penguins of Madagascar (92 mins)
Rated PG

Super spy teams aren’t born…they’re hatched. Discover the secrets of the greatest and most hilarious covert birds in the global espionage biz: Skipper, Kowalski, Rico and Private. These elitists of the elite are joining forces with a chic undercover organization, The North Wind. Led by handsome and husky Agent […]

Mimi Steinberg

Mimi Steinberg

A native New Yorker, Ms. Mimi Steinberg is a graduate with a double major in History and Art History who polished her literary skills at Playwrights Horizons and studied film at NYU. Mimi wrote, produced, and directed a short film “Call Waiting,” which was awarded funding from NYNEX (Verizon) and wardrobe was provided […]

The Homesman

The Homesman
January 9th – 16th
Screening Room

A strong-willed woman recruits a loathsome drifter to help transport three insane women across the unforgiving Nebraska Territories so that they may find sanctuary with a compassionate minister and his wife in this drama directed and co-written by Tommy Lee Jones. Driven to madness by the harsh realities of […]

St Vincent

Maggie (Melissa McCarthy), a struggling single woman, moves to Brooklyn with her 12-year-old son, Oliver (Jaeden Lieberher). Having to work very long hours, she has no choice but to leave Oliver in the care of Vincent (Bill Murray), a bawdy misanthrope next door. Vincent takes Oliver along on his trips to the race track, […]

Brahmin Bulls screening and Q&A with Sendhil Ramamurthy

For Sid Sharma, life has not quite worked out the way he planned. A thirty-something disillusioned architect struggling to save his failing marriage, Sid stumbles through his days on a self-destructive path while holding his wife’s beloved cat hostage. Meanwhile Ashok, Sid’s estranged and widowed father living in Boston, decides to make a last-minute […]