The work of Michael Maglaras & Terri Templeton

Michael Maglaras interviewed on FoxCT Morning Show

Michael Maglaras: Filmmaker Michael Maglaras joined the FoxCT Morning show to talk about his latest documentary “The Great Confusion: The 1913 Armory Show” and the upcoming screening at the New Britain Museum of American Art. April 24, 2014 5:30pm “The Great Confusion: The 1913 Armory Show”Special Encore Screening! New Britain Museum of American Art New […]

Lynd Ward Documentary at the New Britain Museum of American Art

Special Red Carpet Event: 217 Films’ new documentary on Lynd Ward will be shown in Connecticut for the first time at the New Britain Museum of American Art On Thursday, September 27th, Filmmakers Michael Maglaras and Terri Templeton return to the New Britain Museum of American Art with the Connecticut premiere of their new documentary […]

Lynd Ward Documentary to Screen at Woody Guthrie Centennial

217 Films’ new documentary on Lynd Ward returns to State College for encore screening at Woody Guthrie Centennial: Filmmaker Michael Maglaras and Robin Ward Savage will also present at Penn State’s Woody at 100 Conference On Friday, September 7th, Filmmaker Michael Maglaras returns to State College, Pennsylvania for a special encore screening of “O Brother […]

“Barbara Frietchie” read by Michael Maglaras

In this video, Michael Maglaras reads John Greenleaf Whittier’s poem “Barbara Frietchie.” This performance was recorded before a live audience at the St. Lawrence Arts Center in Portland, Maine on Sunday, December 12, 2010. More about Michael Maglaras, executive producer Terri Templeton and their audio recordings and films can be found at www.two17records.com and www.two17films.com.

New Documentary on Painter John Marin Premieres in December

NOVEMBER 11 — NOTE: Due to popular demand, advance tickets are now available on the Portland Museum of Art’s website at this link.John Marin, ca. 1908. Photographer unknown.Used by permission of the Estate of John Marin.Download pdf of this press release at this link. ASHFORD, CONNECTICUT (Oct. 9, 2009) — 217 Films and independent filmmakers […]

Oct 8: Art Speak and Film Screening “Cleophas and His Own”

Art Speak and Film Screening: Cleophas and His Own When: Thu., Oct. 8, 6:30 p.m. Cleophas and His Own has been adapted into a feature-length film directed by Michael Maglaras and produced by Terri Templeton of 217 Films. Maglaras will also give a lecture at 1pm (hours before the screening) in the Art Gallery of […]

Oct 8 – Halifax Screening: Cleophas and His Own

On Thursday, October 8, 217 Films first film Cleophas and His Own will screen in Halifax, Nova Scotia at the CBC Radio Room. It has been a goal to show this in Nova Scotia and we are very fortunate to work with Will Roberts of the Cultural Product Project to make this goal a reality. […]

Final Shoot for John Marin Documentary

Next week, the final shooting will take place for 217 Films’ new documentary about one of the most important painters of the American experience, John Marin. This shoot will take place in and around Marin’s summer home on Cape Split in Addison, Maine, where he produced some of his most outstanding and memorable work. “John […]

217 Films: Screening News

Filmmakers Michael Maglaras and Terri Templeton were invited to show Visible Silence: Marsden Hartley, Painter and Poet at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C. on Saturday, July 10, 2009. This is the second time 217 Films has held the D.C. area premiere of one of its films at the National Gallery. The first […]