One Take Documentary Series

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One Take Documentary Series

One Take: Stories through the Lens is a monthly Tuesday night documentary series held at the Little, hosted by Linda Moroney. The series presents a unique mix of documentaries—ranging from film festival favorites to unheralded gems—followed by talkback discussions.

The films are held at 7pm one Tuesday a month, unless otherwise noted. Tickets are $9

About the series programmer, Linda Moroney:

Linda Moroney has been active in the independent film community for over 15 years. Films she's produced have shown theatrically, been broadcast nationally, and screened at numerous film festivals worldwide. She is the Greentopia | FILM Director, the Founder of the Rochester Documentary Group, and programmer for "One Take: Stories Through the Lens," a monthly documentary series at the historic Little Theatre. Currently, she is producing and directing the feature-length documentary, THE STORYBOOK PROJECT (working title), with Crystal Pix. She was the Managing Director/Programmer for the 360 | 365 Film Festival (2010 and 2011 editions). In 2007, Linda was the curator for Animated Jazz Shorts from The Hubley Studio, which was a co-presentation by the Rochester International Jazz Festival, Rochester/High Falls Film Festival, and George Eastman House. Linda cut her filmmaking teeth working with Academy Award winner, Faith Hubley, on six of her animated films. In addition, Linda was the Associate Producer on the independent feature-length documentary, RAM DASS FIERCE GRACE named by Newsweek magazine as one of the five best non-fiction films of 2002, and broadcast nationally on PBS (Independent Lens) in 2004. She has produced several other short films including Emily Hubley's award-winning SET SET SPIKE (2001), which was an official selection in the 2002 Sundance Film Festival. She is the Co-Founder of the Rochester Teen Film Festival and the Rochester Teen Film Camp.

 

Upcoming films for this Series


Special Screening
Special One-Time Screening
Tuesday, July 10, Saturday, July 14
Duration: 94m
Rating: Not Rated
Director Amy Adrion will be at The Little for a post-screening discussion July 10. HALF THE PICTURE celebrates the groundbreaking work of female film...


Special Screening
Special One-Time Screening
Tuesday, July 10, Saturday, July 14
Duration: 94m
Rating: Not Rated
Director Amy Adrion will be at The Little for a post-screening discussion July 10. HALF THE PICTURE celebrates the groundbreaking work of female film...


Past films from this Series


Special Screening
Special One-Time Screening
Jun 12, 2018, Jun 16, 2018
Duration: 106m
Rating: R
There will be a Skype Q&A with director Lauren Greenfield after the Tuesday (6/12) screening. For the past 25 years acclaimed photographer and filmmaker Lauren Greenfield (The Queen of Versailles...


Special Screening
Special One-Time Screening
Jun 12, 2018, Jun 16, 2018
Duration: 106m
Rating: R
There will be a Skype Q&A with director Lauren Greenfield after the Tuesday (6/12) screening. For the past 25 years acclaimed photographer and filmmaker Lauren Greenfield (The Queen of Versailles...


Special Screening
Special One-Time Screening
May 8, 2018, May 12, 2018
Duration: 96m
Rating: PG-13
In 1980, through a series of coincidences, two complete strangers—19-year-olds RobertShafran and Edward Galland —made the astonishing discovery that they were identical twins. They had been separated...


Special Screening
Special One-Time Screening
May 8, 2018, May 12, 2018
Duration: 96m
Rating: PG-13
In 1980, through a series of coincidences, two complete strangers—19-year-olds RobertShafran and Edward Galland —made the astonishing discovery that they were identical twins. They had been separated...


Special Screening
Special One-Time Screening
Apr 22, 2018
Duration: 91m
Rating: Not Rated
A hopeful documentary about fighting with your whole heart, UNFRACTURED follows introspective biologist and mother Sandra Steingraber as she reinvents herself as an outspoken activist and throws...


Special Screening
Special One-Time Screening
Apr 21, 2018
Duration: 93m
Rating: Not Rated
Bing Liu’s lovely portrait of wayward men stumbling into early adulthood functions both as a snapshot of their tumultuous lives and Liu’s own experience alongside them. Combining first-rate skate...


RBG
Special Screening
Special One-Time Screening
Apr 21, 2018
Duration: 97m
Rating: PG
The OTFF 2018 alum returns to The Little! As the United States Supreme Court leans increasingly to the right, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s vigorous dissenting opinions and ferocious 20-push-up...


Special Screening
Special One-Time Screening
Apr 21, 2018
Duration: 95m
Rating: Not Rated
Cast out of his monastery and displaced in his reincarnation, a Ladakhi boy of noble birth must go in search of his past life in Tibet, with the help and sacrifice of his aging godfather. Padma Angdu...


Special Screening
Special One-Time Screening
Apr 19, 2018, Apr 21, 2018
Duration: 76m
Rating: Not Rated
Home to the Kodak company for over 125 years, Rochester, New York is a city uniquely defined by photography. Photo City focuses on the lives of the city’s photographic and creative community as they...


Special Screening
Special One-Time Screening
Apr 21, 2018
Duration: 97m
Rating: Not Rated
Short Films from Western New York directors. Community partner: Rochester/Finger Lakes Film Commission The lineup: COMMUNISTS IN THE SUMMER HOUSE by Camille Howard [18 min] Explore one of the most...