In December 2017, CinefamilyAccountability (CA) submitted a 77-page report to local, state, and federal governmental offices, presenting evidence and urging an investigation of Cinefamily and its board...Read More
At the time of closure, Cinefamily attorney Rory Miller said Cinefamily was $70,000 in debt. CA has learned that at the time of closure, Cinefamily had assets worth hundreds of thousands of dollars...Read More
According to several sources, Cinefamily’s planned reopening as Fairfax Cinema is slated for late 2018...Read More
Both Cinefamily and Fairfax Cinema appear to have recently missed yet more legal deadlines, compounding damage to donors, staff, and the public. It is not clear if the blown deadlines result from incompetence or from an active flouting of the law and standards...Read More
Many film distributors, contractors, donors, and other creditors have reported an inability to reach Cinefamily regarding outstanding debts. Creditors have specifically cited the unresponsiveness of Cinefamily accountant Erin Hensley and Cinefamily principal Dan Harkham...Read More
While we’ve been waiting patiently for updates from Cinefamily leadership, it appears that for months Dan Harkham & the old Cinefamily team have been quietly making other plans…Read More
I originally envisioned this site as a (static) resource for those frustrated by Cinefamily's closure, Cinefamily leadership's lack of communication and possible bad faith decisions, and certain practical uncertainties ("what do I do if they owe me money?")
But already, though, news has emerged encouraging a more dynamic approach...