Cable Car Cinema http://ripr.org en Cable Car Cinema Seeks Digital Upgrade http://ripr.org/post/cable-car-cinema-seeks-digital-upgrade <p style="margin-left:-.25in;">Following in the footsteps of the Jane Pickens Theater in Newport, Providence’s Cable Car Cinema recently launched a web-based fundraising campaign for a digital projection system. The single-screen art house theater must raise some $50,000 soon to purchase this new technology, or risk falling out of the movie business.</p> Thu, 28 Feb 2013 19:55:22 +0000 Jehane Samaha 11139 at http://ripr.org Movie looks at wind turbine controversy http://ripr.org/post/movie-looks-wind-turbine-controversy <p>A documentary looking at the Cape Wind offshore wind energy project opens Friday at the Cable Car Cinema in Providence. The movie "Cape Spin" focuses on the battle to construct 130 wind turbines in Nantucket Sound. A visiting professor at the Brown Center Environmental Studies, Dawn King, says the movie focuses on the fight between wind supporters and those who really don’t want turbines in their backyard. Fri, 25 Jan 2013 13:12:52 +0000 RIPR newsroom 9198 at http://ripr.org