Winston-Salem Screening of New Film on the Arts of America’s Gilded Age

Director’s Screening of America Rising: The Arts of the Gilded AgeDate: Thursday, December 14, 2017Time: 6:00pm Location:  Reynolda House Museum of American Art, 2250 Reynolda Rd., Winston-Salem, North Carolina Tickets: $15 Purchase tickets at this link  View clips from the film at this link America Rising: The Arts of the Gilded Age tells the story of the painting, […]

Norwalk Community College Movies of the Month

Independent filmmakers Michael Maglaras and Terri Templeton of Ashford, Connecticut return to Norwalk Community College to screen their new film project – their seventh in twelve years and their sixth “essay in film” – highlighting works from what Mark Twain described as “The Gilded Age.” The film is titled America Rising: The Arts of the […]

Stage on Screen Features Film on the Arts of the Gilded Age

On Sunday, October 8th and Monday, October 9th, the Old Greenbelt Theatre in Greenbelt, Maryland will show our film America Rising: The Arts of the Gilded Age as part of its popular Stage on Screen series.  Tickets can be purchased at this link.  Excerpts from the film can be viewed here. America Rising: The Arts of the […]

Gilded Age Artists on the Big Screen in Des Moines

On Thursday, September 7th, we’re bringing our new film on the arts of the Gilded Age to the Des Moines Art Center.  This is the third time we’ve been invited to screen our work in Des Moines and we look forward to presenting this film and engaging with the audience. More information about the screening […]

WNPR Public Radio Interview: Michael Maglaras

WNPR arts reporter, Ray Hardman, caught up with director Michael Maglaras this week to talk about his new film “America Rising: The Arts of the Gilded Age.” “Those are the 45 years in which the American arts movement came into his own — great paintings, sculpture, literature,” said Maglaras, “but as we try to say […]

Opera House to Present Meet the Filmmaker Event

“We are very excited to be screening this film and to have the filmmakers available to talk about its creation,” notes Opera House Executive Director Rick Davis. “As part of our effort to offer a wide variety of intriguing programming, we believe this event will appeal not only to lovers of art and history, but to movie […]

New York Premiere of Documentary on the Art of the Gilded Age

A Meet the Filmmaker Event with Michael Maglaras On June 29 at 7:30pm, filmmaker Michael Maglaras returns to The 1891 Fredonia Opera House in Fredonia, New York for the screening of his new film, America Rising: The Arts of the Gilded Age.  Opera House audiences will remember Michael from his appearance in 2016 with his […]

Hartford Film Premiere — America Rising: The Arts of the Gilded Age

Independent filmmakers Michael Maglaras and Terri Templeton of 217 Films of Ashford, Connecticut will be at The Mark Twain House & Museum for the Hartford premiere of their new film highlighting art from the era that Mark Twain described as “The Gilded Age.” America Rising: The Arts of the Gilded Age will screen as a special fundraiser at […]

Now on DVD — America Rising: The Arts of the Gilded Age

“America Rising: The Arts of the Gilded Age” is now available on DVD and can be purchased through Amazon at this link.  Featuring the only known film footage of Mark Twain, who gave “The Gilded Age” its name, “America Rising” tells the story of how, after the Civil War, American art and American artists came into […]