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This is the season when Vashon’s home-bound salmon return to their natal streams. Coho and chum salmon swim up Judd, Shinglemill, Christensen, and Fisher Creeks to spawn and die, leaving their eggs in the gravel to start a new generation.

Vashon Theatre would like to thank the community of Vashon as well as the members of Island Greentech for two great years of Digital Projection. Following on the heels of last year’s screening of the 1948 Oscar Winning Best Picture “Gentlemen’s Agreement”, we will be showing the 1949 Oscar Winning Best Picture “Hamlet”.

Community Cinema Vashon, presented by the Independent Television Service (ITVS), Women & Girls Lead, thanks to the generous support of the Producing Partner, Voice of Vashon, and sponsors Island GreenTech, and the Vashon Theatre

The fastest-selling production in the Young Vic’s history, Tennessee Williams’ timeless masterpiece A Streetcar Named Desire will be broadcast live from their London home by National Theatre Live.

Vashon, Washington (September 22, 2014) Vashon Film Society welcomes influential Seattle film director Megan Griffiths back to the Vashon Theatre on Friday, October 3 for a presentation of her newest film “Lucky Them.”
 

Community Cinema Vashon is back for a 6th season of presenting FREE preview screenings of films from PBS’s Independent Lens series. Community Cinema Vashon is presented free to the public on the last Tuesday each month

 From church pews to the streets to kitchen tables, The New Black follows the African-American community as it grapples with the gay rights issue in light of the recent same-sex marriage movement.

Be Inspired! Two brothers lead very different lives on opposite coasts, but when one brother is diagnosed with HIV in 1988, their worlds are immediately drawn together, transforming both men forever.

Woman’s Way Red Lodge launches its 2014 Women’s Film Series with FEMME: Women Healing the World, Tuesday, April 15th, at 6 PM at the Vashon Theatre

Years ago, Medora was a booming rural community with a thriving middle class. But the factories and farms are now closed and the population has dwindled. Poverty and despair have moved in.

Bill Brown will be bringing his Kingbees to Vashon for return visit at the Red Bicycle Bistro & Sushi. Many folks in the Northwest are familiar with Bill’s high energy ‘rockin’ blues show that he’s been performing in the Northwest since 1986.

Vashon Film Society will screen a locally made documentary about the famed Fremont Troll public art sculpture on Friday, December 6 for its monthly series of First Friday Art Films at the Vashon Theatre.

The State of Arizona captures the explosive emotions and complex realities behind Arizona’s headline-grabbing struggle with illegal immigration. Arizona’s enforcement-led policy

Vashon Film Society has tapped island filmmaker Jessika Satori to curate a program of all-Vashon works for the upcoming Art Film Night on November 1 at 9:30 pm at the Vashon Theatre.

Un documental revelador sobre los desafíos que enfrentan los estudiantes Latinos en Estados Unidos. The Graduates/Los Graduados explores pressing issues in education today through the eyes of six Latino and Latina students from across the United States.

Telling it like it is: Condoleezza Rice, Nancy Pelosi, Katie Couric, Rachel Maddow, Geena Davis, and others discuss the high stakes of media’s misrepresentation of women

A new season of Community Cinema Vashon is here! We’re kicking the season off with a 2-part documentary, The Graduates/Los Graduados.

Vashon Film Society will screen the foot-tapping music show "Old Farts and Jackasses" at the Vashon Theatre on Friday, July 5 at 9:30 pm for its monthly First Friday

Community Cinema Vashon presents free monthly screenings and moderated discussions of documentaries at the Vashon Theatre with the enthusiastic support of Voice of Vashon.

Just weeks before Seattle’s well-known Fremont solstice parade, Vashon Film Society brings island movie lovers "Beyond Naked," the locally shot documentary that captures the parade’s famous colorfully painted (but otherwise naked) bicyclists.

Community Cinema Vashon’s free monthly screenings and moderated discussions of documentaries from the Emmy Award-winning PBS film series Independent Lens are presented thanks to the generous support of ITVS

When oil spill expert and democracy activist Riki Ott learned about the BP Deepwater Horizon disaster in the Gulf of Mexico, she decided to volunteer for one month

The Maasai Children’s Initiative and Woman’s Way Red Lodge, two nonprofits with local ties to Vashon, are bringing the groundbreaking film "Girl Rising" to the Vashon Theatre for a one-night screening, Tuesday, May 7th, at 6 PM.

President Mohamed Nasheed of the Maldives is a man with a bigger problem than any other world leader has ever faced — the literal survival of his country and everyone in it.