Maiden Alley Cinema has a youth committee that exists to promote the education and understanding of indepenedent film and the arts. High school juniors and seniors from the region come together to curate events and film series for their demographic. The Before You Were Born Series, highlights independent films created before the Teen Scene members were born, BUT ALL ARE WELCOME TO ATTEND. Each member chooses a film to watch and dissect and then leads a discussion following the screening.
A pretty, popular teenager can't go out on a date until her ill-tempered older sister does.
A girl's "sweet" sixteenth birthday becomes anything but special as she suffers from every embarrassment possible.
A Phoenix secretary embezzles $40,000 from her employer's client, goes on the run, and checks into a remote motel run by a young man under the domination of his mother.
On the hottest day of the year on a street in the Bedford-Stuyvesant section of Brooklyn, everyone's hate and bigotry smolders and builds until it explodes into violence.
Following an ever-growing epidemic of zombies that have risen from the dead, two Philadelphia S.W.A.T. team members, a traffic reporter, and his television executive girlfriend seek refuge in a secluded shopping mall.
Rocky Balboa, a small-time boxer, gets a supremely rare chance to fight heavy-weight champion Apollo Creed in a bout in which he strives to go the distance for his self-respect.