March 15, 2019
Welcome aboard! The Grand has 5 new board members
What a roster! We welcome five new individuals to our Board of Directors. From a roller derby player to co-founder of the Tacoma Action Collective, we are so excited to welcome these community members who are passionate about Tacoma and our mission.
February 1, 2019
You're invited to the annual Film Awards Party 2019
The 91st Academy Awards ceremony is twenty-three days away and still without a host, but the show will go on! The Grand Cinema hosts its annual viewing party of the ceremony at the Theater on the Square Sunday, February 24th. Doors open at 4:00 PM, Oscars coverage begins at 5:00 PM.
December 14, 2018
Volunteer With Us: Now Accepting New Volunteers For 2019!
Looking for a fun way to give back to your community in 2019? Volunteer at The Grand!
December 12, 2018
THE FAVOURITE in 6 words
"It's all about the pigeon blood"
December 7, 2018
Festive films and gifts for all at The Grand Cinema!
Classics. Sparkling wine. Finnish Krampus fantasy. Hans Gruber and John McClane. The holidays are here!
November 26, 2018
Your donation makes The Grand more than a movie theater
At the close of every year, we ask for your help so we can do the essential work of connecting communities through film, building supportive partnerships, and working together to learn, empower, and inspire.
Please give today. Our goal is to raise $45,000 by January 31, 2019 to ensure The Grand Cinema meets its annual operational needs.
November 14, 2018
Cozy Up at The Grand with these Thanksgiving Films
It is no secret that Thanksgiving is the kickoff to a season of fabulous movies. Is there truly anything better than experiencing a fantastic film and getting the chance to chat about it with a bunch of your loved ones afterwards? I didn’t think so.
November 7, 2018
I WANT MORE, I WANT LESS: An interview with director Bryce Richardson
Writer/Director Bryce Richardson’s debut feature, I Want More, I Want Less world-premiered at the 13th annual Tacoma Film Festival in October 2018. Learn more about the film and Richardson's process in this interview.
November 2, 2018
Tacoma Film Festival 2018 Wrap-Up and Award Winners
That’s a wrap for the 13th Annual Tacoma Film Festival, and dare we say, may be our best yet!
We had record attendance this year for 25 feature films, 150 short films, and 10 virtual reality presented October 4–11, 2018.
We’d like to send an enormous congratulations to all of our 2018 Juried Award Winners, as well as our Audience Choice Winners.
September 23, 2018
Meet the Film 253 Grant Award Winners
We're thrilled to announce the sixteen winners of the first ever Film 253 grants. Meet them and learn about the decision process here.