AMHERST CINEMA ARTS CENTER INC

See Something Different!

aka Amherst Cinema   |   Amherst, MA   |  www.AmherstCinema.org

Mission

To inspire, inform and entertain through the universal language of cinema arts and to serve as a cultural and educational resource for all.

Ruling year info

2000

Executive Director

Yasmin Chin Eisenhauer

Main address

28 Amity St

Amherst, MA 01002 USA

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EIN

04-3456950

NTEE code info

Film, Video (A31)

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Our programs

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What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

Current–Release Films

This is the core of our programming: new releases on 4 screens 365 days a year, including Oscar® winners, major art house hits, and scores of international and independent features, documentaries and shorts. Our comfortable, fully accessible theater offers state-of-the-art projection and sound and is a welcoming crossroads for all. Amherst Cinema presents more than 250 films in over 20 languages annually.

Population(s) Served
Adults

Film series and one-time screenings that highlight issues of the day and that explore film genres and a wide range of topics.

Retrospectives featuring favorite actors and directors and masterpieces that changed the way films were made and watched.

Collaborations with nonprofits, museums and institutions of higher learning.

Hosting internationally known and emerging film artists.

Plays, dance and music in HD

Population(s) Served
Adults

Amherst Cinema’s See-Hear-Feel-Film program uses the immense power of cinema to teach third graders how to write their own stories by using the tools that filmmakers use.

Over 1,600 school children participate each year from public schools throughout the Pioneer Valley. 75% of the students come from underserved public schools, and all children attend on scholarship.

Population(s) Served
Children and youth

Where we work

Financials

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Operations

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AMHERST CINEMA ARTS CENTER INC

Board of directors
as of 3/14/2022
SOURCE: Self-reported by organization
Board chair

Salman Hameed

Barton Byg

Eleanor Lash

Deborah Christakos

Barbara Lucey

Joanne Marqusee

Salman Hameed

John Nunnelly

Michael Moses

Board leadership practices

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  • Board orientation and education
    Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations? No
  • CEO oversight
    Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year ? No
  • Ethics and transparency
    Have the board and senior staff reviewed the conflict-of-interest policy and completed and signed disclosure statements in the past year? No
  • Board composition
    Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership? No
  • Board performance
    Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years? No