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'Life Itself' turns lens on Roger Ebert at AFI Docs

Movie critics are like Roman emperors, holding their fists out to command a chanting crowd with the drama of a thumbs-up or thumbs-down. But the cinematic arena is no Coliseum; it's a movie palace. And our beloved Caesar, the purveyor of so many thumbs, was Roger Ebert.

Friday - 06/20/2014, 10:12am EDT

Tags: jason fraley, gene siskel, Roger Ebert, AFI Docs, AFI Silver Theatre

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AFI Silver Theatre celebrates its 75th anniversary

WTOP Film Critic Jason Fraley marks 75 years of movies at the AFI Silver Theatre in Silver Spring, Md.

Friday - 09/13/2013, 09:54am EDT

Tags: AFI Docs, AFI Silver Theatre, Movies, classic movies, jason fraley

Movie theaters screen holiday classics

All month, you can check out your favorite Christmas movies at the National Theatre and the AFI Silver Theater and Cultural Center.

Monday - 12/03/2012, 06:20am EST

Tags: holiday movies, jason fraley, Fraley on Film, AFI Silver Theatre, National Theatre

Silverdocs Festival announces slate of 114 films

Organizers of the Silverdocs Documentary Festival in Silver Spring are announcing their slate of documentary films to be screened during the 10th annual event.

Tuesday - 05/29/2012, 02:43pm EDT

Tags: Silverdocs Documentary Festival, Silver Spring, AFI Silver Theatre