Author: Movers and Makers

PWC planning inaugural ToolBelt Ball

The planning committee: (back) Ann Blocksom, Susan Johnson and Jan Rosenbaum; (middle) Mike Hall, Cynthia Blocksom, Theresa Wauligman, Benny Reagan, Bridget Kochersperger, Julie Redfern, Teresa Huxel, Diana Bass, Jody Aschendorf, Matt Miele, Martha Miele, David Faulk and Mike Viox; (front) Amy Finnegan, Rick Zoller, Jock Pitts, Jeanne Houck, David Denny, Chris Bell and Kris Faulk. Not pictured: Nina Creech, Jean Denny, Daniel and Angie Doepker, Karen Draper, Aaron Grant, Curt and Karen Jackson, Susie McDonald, Tonia Murphy, Greg Shumate and Jeff Soule

For 19 years, People Working Cooperatively has gone the glam route with its annual Oscar Night event, Hometown Hollywood, raising more than $1.7 million. But this year, the nonprofit plans to deliver a fresh take on its signature fundraising event.

Mini Microcinema: A Main Street home and macro plans

The cinema’s new home at 1329 Main, Over-the-Rhine

Small but mighty. That’s an apt description for the Mini Microcinema, the only movie theater operating in Cincinnati’s urban core. It’s the brainchild of filmmaker Jacqueline Wood, who brimming with energy and invention, aims to show experimental film, video and media, highlighting work by artists and filmmakers outside the mainstream.