Arcade: The Last Night at Chinatown Fair

Chinatown Fair Arcade Doc Nabs Weeklong Residency at Metrograph Theater

Posted August 12, 2016 at 5:00 am

Get that sack of quarters ready… Ten months after its premiere at the IFC Center, the indie film about the classic Chinatown Fair Arcade is coming home. To Chinatown, that is. The flick has a weeklong residency at the Metrograph theater on Ludlow Street, beginning tonight. The Lost Arcade dabbles in “technostalgia,” and has been in the works […]

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Chinatown Fair Arcade Reopening at 8 Mott Street!

Posted March 17, 2012 at 9:19 am

Independent filmmakers Kurt Vincent and Owen Strock, who are wrapping their documentary about the iconic institution, spotted workers delivering video games back into the old Mott Street location earlier this week.

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Chinatown Fair Documentary Short Released [Video]

Posted July 28, 2011 at 6:28 am

Nigh on six months since the sudden departure of the legendary Chinatown Fair from 8 Mott Street, the wound has yet to heal.

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Chinatown Fair Arcade Documentary Nearing Completion

Posted May 5, 2011 at 6:28 am

Hard to believe that it’s already been more than two months since the decades-old Chinatown Fair Arcade shuttered forever.

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