Tagged: geena davis

City Planners Approve Movie Theater, Retail Space for Bentonville

by Sarah Campbell 4/20/2016 11:03 am

The Bentonville Planning Commission on Tuesday approved construction of a mixed-use retail building and what will be the city's only movie theater.

Bentonville Film Festival Returns for Round 2

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/6/2016 2:39 pm

Geena Davis and the Bentonville Film Festival announced Monday the 2016 schedule of events, featuring approximately 35 films from May 3-8.

Film Festivals Highlight Arkansas Culture, Put Cities in Display

by Alexis Crowe 6/3/2015 8:33 am

In the last decade, the film industry has garnered increasing interest in Arkansas, as evidenced by the number of film festivals taking place across the state.

Club de Madrid Meeting to Bring World Leaders to Little Rock

by Kate Knable 12/10/2012 12:00 am

A Club de Madrid conference is bringing former prime ministers and presidents to the Natural State.

Actress/Advocate Geena Davis Coming Tuesday to Statehouse Convention Center

by Karen Martin 2/6/2012 5:43 am

Actress Geena Davis (Thelma and Louise, Commander in Chief), who founded the Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media in 2004, will discuss her efforts to change female portrayals and stereotypes in children's media and entertainment at 6 p.m. Tuesday (Feb. 7) at Statehouse Convention Center, Markham and Main streets, Little Rock. Admission is free.