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Cindy Wall | Communications and Marketing Director | 615-846-3150 ext. 16

Recent Belcourt press links

The Tennessean
Belcourt Theatre launches drive-in movie experience this weekend
(August 24, 2020)

Nashville Business Journal
Belcourt Theatre delays reopening, pivots to online showings amid Covid-19
(July 28, 2020)

The Tennessean
Nashville’s Historic Belcourt Theatre Continues Cinema Tradition During COVID-19 Pandemic
(April 10, 2020)

GQ Magazine
The Best Movies to Watch From Home, According to Our Favorite Movie Theaters
(April 10, 2020)

Nashville Scene
Where to Stream the Films Reviewed in People Only Die of Love in Movies
(April 8, 2020)

Belcourt Brings the Communal Experience of Moviegoing to Homebound Fans
(April 3, 2020)

Nashville Scene
The Nashville Scene and the Belcourt Announce Living Room Film Club
(March 26, 2020)

Nashville Scene
Criterion’s Art-House America Series Will Feature the Belcourt Theatre
(May 1, 2019)

Nashville Scene
With ‘In the Shadows,’ the Belcourt Spotlights Black Middle School Girls
(March 7, 2019)

MTSU professors offer new angles on old Westerns in Belcourt film series
(August 7, 2018)

The Tennessean
How Mister Rogers is inspiring us to become better people | Opinion
(August 4, 2018)

Nashville Scene
Belcourt’s Strong Leads Seminar for High School Girls Spotlights #MeToo
(May 3, 2018)

Live Music, Local Brews and Fun for 72 Hours in Nashville
(April 18, 2018)

WKRN | Channel 2
Executive Director’s Impact on Community Extends Beyond Historic Theatre
(December 14, 2017)

Nashville Scene
The Belcourt to Host Film and Seminar Series on ‘Hollywood’s Gender Problem’
(October 25, 2017)

The Coolest Movie Theater in Every State
(July 26, 2017)

Vanderbilt University Research News
‘I See Me’ film seminar to engage black teen boys
(May 16, 2017)

Tennessee Arts Commission
2017 Governor’s Arts Awards, A Great Night For The Arts In Tennessee
(Mar 15, 2017)

The Tennessean
Belcourt Celebrates Oscars With a Red Carpet Evening
(Mar 1, 2017)

Nashville Scene
Orchids & Onions Architecture Awards
(Feb 16, 2017)

Nashville Scene
The Belcourt’s Science on Screen Series to Return in March
(Feb 15, 2017)

Nashville Scene
2016 Nashvillian of the Year: Stephanie Silverman
(Nov 23, 2016)

Belcourt Theater’s Dramatic Remodel Expands Cultural Reach — And Accessibility
(Jul 25, 2016)

NewsChannel 5
Belcourt Theatre Reopens After Renovation
(July 22, 2016

Nashville Scene
The Belcourt Theatre Reopens With a Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony
(Jul 22, 2016)

The Tennessean
Belcourt Theatre Celebrates Grand Opening
(Jul 22, 2016)

Nashville Scene
The Belcourt’s Rebirth Is Complete With a Massive Overhaul and Restoration
(Jul 21, 2016)

Other Belcourt press links

“Before renovation, Belcourt to close with ‘It’s A Wonderful Life’ “

(Dec 22, 2015)

WSMV News 4

“Belcourt Theatre prepares for 6-month renovation project” 

(Dec 18, 2015)

National Journal

Popcorn and Hummus at the Concession Stand in Nashville

(Dec 9, 2015)

Nashville Arts Critic

Belcourt Theatre Closes Christmas Day to Facilitate Its Renovation and Preservation Plans

(Oct 27, 2015)

WKRN News 2

“Closing Date Set for Belcourt Theatre as Restoration, Refurbishment Begins”

(Oct 27, 2015)

WKRN News 2

“Belcourt Theatre Aims to Raise $4.5M for Restoration, Refurbishment”

(Sep 15, 2015)

News Channel 5

“Belcourt Theatre Announces Fundraising Campaign”

(Sep 11, 2015)

The Tennessean

“Belcourt Theatre to Close in December for Renovations”

(Sep 10, 2015)

Nashville Scene

“At age 90, The Belcourt mounts an ambitious upgrade that preserves its history while paving its future”

(Sep 10, 2015)

The Tennessean

“Belcourt to restore 90-year-old building”

(Sep 10, 2015)

Nashville Business Journal

“Belcourt Theatre to undergo major renovations”

(Sep 10, 2015)

TIME Magazine

These are America’s Best Cities for Historic Sites: No. 8: NASHVILLE

(Jul 22, 2015)

The Tennessean

Opry, Belcourt Announce “Music City Mondays” Series

(Jul 6, 2015)

Nashville Scene

“Major Robert Altman Retrospective: Nashville at 40, Belcourt at 90”

(May 13, 2015)

Film Comment

“Sure Seaters Tough It Out”

(Jan/Feb 2015)

The New York Times

“Crowds Gather as ‘The Interview’ Begins Screening in 331 Theaters”

(Dec 25, 2014)

USA Today

“Sony Confirms Limited Release of ‘The Interview'”

(Dec 23, 2014)

Nashville Lifestyles

The Belcourt Theatre Goes Mobile

(Dec 2014)

The Tennessean

Belcourt Theatre a Trove of Cinema Treasures, New and Old

(Sep 8, 2014)

Nashville Business Journal

The Boss: The Belcourt’s Stephanie Silverman on What’s Next for the Theater

(Sep 19, 2014)

Native Magazine

“The Mother Church of Film”

(Dec 2013)

City Paper

“One Night at the Belcourt”

(Aug 8, 2013)

Film Journal

“Social Cinemas: Facebook and Twitter Help Independent Theatres Build Community”

(Aug 2013)

Top Cinema

“The Belcourt Theatre: Un Cine Que Recuperó Su Oficio

(Feb 2013)

City Paper

“Arthouse Powerhouse: How Stephanie Silverman and The Belcourt Came to be Atop America’s Indie Film Scene

(Aug 13, 2012)


“How To Create a Thriving Arthouse Theater (Almost) Anywhere”

(May 2, 2011)


“Niches Go Nonprofit: Arthouses Turn to Public Support”

(Jan 17, 2011)

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