Friends of the Paradise Theatre http://kvnf.org en Local Motion: Rural Movie Theaters Facing Costly Upgrades to Stay Open http://kvnf.org/post/local-motion-rural-movie-theaters-facing-costly-upgrades-stay-open <p>For this episode of Local Motion, we take a look at <a href="http://kunc.org/post/hollywood-goes-digital-colo-hopes-save-rural-theaters">the plight of rural movie theaters</a> in Colorado.&nbsp;</p><p>The film industry has by and large mandated that starting this year, first-run movies (the blockbusters like "Frozen") will only be distributed digitally. The 35 mm films of old are <a href="http://www.hcn.org/blogs/goat/as-film-grows-obsolete-western-towns-struggle-to-keep-their-theaters-open/">on their way out</a> and digital films are on their way in.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 15 Jan 2014 21:45:40 +0000 Travis Bubenik 21018 at http://kvnf.org Local Motion: Rural Movie Theaters Facing Costly Upgrades to Stay Open Local Motion: Paradise Theatre Roundtable http://kvnf.org/post/local-motion-paradise-theatre-roundtable <p>After being closed for about two months, the historic Paradise Theatre in Paonia is reopening its doors.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 30 Jul 2013 21:30:00 +0000 Travis Bubenik 13830 at http://kvnf.org Local Motion: Paradise Theatre Roundtable