Once Upon a Time … or maybe twice … Free screening of The Beatles' YELLOW SUBMARINE  Schenectady, N.Y. - The world of animation is a direct fire-wire into the imagination, where anything can happen. All week, Proctors Theatre will be serving a big screen buffet of all things fantastic, from dancing penguins to planet eating robots to mop-topped legends on an underwater musical expedition. There is something for everyone at this year's fest, which truly covers the diverse landscape of animated cinema. It all kicks off with a free screening of The Beatles' Yellow Submarine in the Main stage on August 13th at 7pm. No ticket necessary, all you need is love (for cartoons). And on Saturday, August 18th, the It Came from Schenectady crew  will host a family friendly celebration of all ‘toons 80s with Transformers: The Movie. There will be contests, films shorts, prizes, surprises and comfy couch and bean bag seating. Adult tickets are $5. Tickets for 17 and under are just $3.

Or, see everything in the GE Theatre with a FESTIVAL PASSPORT, just $20. (only available through Aug 13th)

 

The Adventures of Tintin

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  • Wed, Aug 15 • 2pm
  • Fri, Aug 17 • 4pm
  • Sat, Aug 18 • 10am
Rated PG for adventure action violence, some drunkenness and brief smoking.

A Cat in Paris

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  • Tue, Aug 14 • 2pm
  • Sat, Aug 18 • 2pm
  • Sun, Aug 19 • 4pm
Rated PG for mild action and violence, and some thematic material.

Chico & Rita

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  • Tue, Aug 14 • 8pm
  • Fri, Aug 17  • 8pm
  • Sat, Aug 18 • 6pm
Not rated, intended for adults includes nudity and drug use.

Chocolate Underground

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  • Tue, Aug 14 • 6pm
  • Thu, Aug 16 • 8pm
Not Rated.

Happy Feet Two

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  • Thu, Aug 16 • 10am
  • Fri, Aug 17 • 2pm
  • Sun, Aug 19 • 2pm
Rated PG for some rude humor and mild peril.

The Last Unicorn

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  • Tue, Aug 14 • 10am
  • Wed, Aug 15 • 4pm
  • Thu, Aug 16 • 12N
Rated G.

The Lorax

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  • Tue, Aug 14 • 12N
  • Thu, Aug 16 • 4pm
  • Fri, Aug 17 • 10am
Rated PG for brief mild language.

Mia and the Migoo

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  • Wed, Aug 15 • 10am
  • Thu, Aug 16 • 6pm
  • Fri, Aug 17 • 12N
Rated PG for thematic elements, some peril and brief mild language.

Oscar Nominated Animated Shorts

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  • Tue, Aug 14 • 4pm
  • Thu, Aug 16 • 2pm
  • Sat, Aug 18 • 4pm

Summer Wars

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  • Wed, Aug 15 • 8pm
  • Fri, Aug 17 • 6pm
  • Sat, Aug 18 • 12N
Rated PG for action violence, some suggestive content, language, mild thematic material and incidental smoking.

Transformers: The Movie (1986)

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  • Wed, Aug 15 • 12N
  • Wed, Aug 15 • 6pm
  • Sat, Aug 18 • 8pm (with ICFS)
Rated PG for thematic elements and war violence.

The Beatles Yellow Submarine

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  • Mon, Aug 13 • 7pm
Rated G.
Ticket Prices: $5 Adults, $3 for 17 & under (each film) FESTIVAL PASSPORT: $20 (everything in the GE Theatre - only available through Aug 13th) GE Theatre at Proctors Festival Passport Sunday, August 19 - 7:30 pm Buy this show.