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Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Parklands-Turner Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Monthly Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Library

12 p.m.
Visit the Parklands-Turner Library every Tuesday and Friday for a cinematic celebration. Each month library staff will select famous films from the library collection in support of the theme for the current month.  Screen Times:  Tuesdays at noon  Fridays at noon and 3:00 p.m. Monthly themes:
Tuesday Night Movies logo

Tuesday Night Movies

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

6 p.m.
May 3 Ride Along 2 Ice Cube and Kevin Hart return, this time taking their war on drugs to Miami. Tika Sumpter also stars in this action-filled comedy. Directed by Tim Story.  102 minutes.  2016.  PG-13 May 10  Purple Rain The late, great Prince in his star making turn as a young musician on the rise, spawning one of the all-time blockbuster soundtracks. Directed by Albert Magnoli.   111 minutes. 1984. R  May 17

Friday, June 3, 2016

Parklands-Turner Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Monthly Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Library

12 p.m.
Visit the Parklands-Turner Library every Tuesday and Friday for a cinematic celebration. Each month library staff will select famous films from the library collection in support of the theme for the current month.  Screen Times:  Tuesdays at noon  Fridays at noon and 3:00 p.m. Monthly themes:

Monday, June 6, 2016

chiraq

Marvelous Movie Mondays: Chi-Raq

Chevy Chase Library

2 p.m.
Join us for a modern retelling of Aristophanes' Lysistrata: Chi-Raq directed by Spike Lee.  Showing in our Meeting Room at 2:00 and 6:30 p.m. today.
chi raq

Marvelous Movie Mondays: Chi-Raq

Chevy Chase Library

6:30 p.m.
Join us for a modern retelling of Aristophenes' Lysistrata: Chi-Raq directed by Spike Lee.  Showing in our Meeting Room at 2:00 and 6:30 p.m. today.
The Home and the World

Heroes of Cinema - The Home and the World by Satyajit Ray

Southeast Library

7 p.m.
Are you a film buff? Are you looking to nurture your budding love of film? Come join a monthly discussion of a film from DC Public Library's exciting online streaming resource: the Criterion Collection

Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Parklands-Turner Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Monthly Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Library

12 p.m.
Visit the Parklands-Turner Library every Tuesday and Friday for a cinematic celebration. Each month library staff will select famous films from the library collection in support of the theme for the current month.  Screen Times:  Tuesdays at noon  Fridays at noon and 3:00 p.m. Monthly themes:
under the cherry moon

An Evening and Birthday Celebration with Prince... Under the Cherry Moon

Mt. Pleasant Library

7 p.m.
Come join us for an evening with Prince and Jerome in Under the Cherry Moon, a movie about two friends from Miami in the Mediterranian  enjoying life by scamming money off of rich women. One day, they read about a young woman set to inherit $50 million from her father. At first, Tricky has Christopher Tracy talked into romancing her for her money, but as he gets to know her, Christopher falls in love with her. (via imdb)

Friday, June 10, 2016

Parklands-Turner Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Monthly Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Library

12 p.m.
Visit the Parklands-Turner Library every Tuesday and Friday for a cinematic celebration. Each month library staff will select famous films from the library collection in support of the theme for the current month.  Screen Times:  Tuesdays at noon  Fridays at noon and 3:00 p.m. Monthly themes:

Monday, June 13, 2016

big short

Marvelous Movie Mondays: The Big Short

Chevy Chase Library

2 p.m.
Join us at 2:00 or 6:30 p.m., whichever you prefer, for a free film showing in our Meeting Room! June 13 we are showing The Big Short starring Ryan Gosling and Christian Bale.  It runs 2 hours and 10 minutes and is rated R.  
bs

Marvelous Movie Mondays: The Big Short

Chevy Chase Library

6:30 p.m.
Join us at 2:00 or 6:30 p.m., whichever you prefer, for a free film showing in our Meeting Room! June 13 we are showing The Big Short starring Ryan Gosling and Christian Bale.  It runs 2 hours and 10 minutes and is rated R.

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Parklands-Turner Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Monthly Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Library

12 p.m.
Visit the Parklands-Turner Library every Tuesday and Friday for a cinematic celebration. Each month library staff will select famous films from the library collection in support of the theme for the current month.  Screen Times:  Tuesdays at noon  Fridays at noon and 3:00 p.m. Monthly themes:
Rent the musical

Pride Month Movie Screening

Palisades Library

5 p.m.
Enjoy a special screening of the movie Rent, based on the Tony Award-winning musical! In honor of Pride Month, watch as Angel, Mimi, Roger, and their friends work to create a life in New York City's East Village.  This film is rated PG-13 and has a runtime of 135 minutes.

Friday, June 17, 2016

Retro Film

Retro Film Matinee

Petworth Library

10:30 a.m.
Petworth's Mature and Motivated invites you to come to the library the third Friday of every month as we watch a classic or retrospective film from the 40s, 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s and even early 2000s that received critical and popular acclaim! *Special Note: DC Public Library will be closed for Emancipation Day on April 15th. We will instead show our film on the fourth Friday, April 22nd, at 10:30 am. Bring a friend and join us in the Lower Level Meeting Room. You are welcome to bring a small snack to enjoy during the film.
Parklands-Turner Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Monthly Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Library

12 p.m.
Visit the Parklands-Turner Library every Tuesday and Friday for a cinematic celebration. Each month library staff will select famous films from the library collection in support of the theme for the current month.  Screen Times:  Tuesdays at noon  Fridays at noon and 3:00 p.m. Monthly themes:

Monday, June 20, 2016

Read Watch DCPL

Read Watch DCPL

Read Feed

2 p.m.
Do you love watching movie adaptations of your favorite books?  Join us on Twitter as we discuss the best and worst of adaptations on the fourth Monday of every month at 2 p.m.  We'll cover everything from young adult blockbusters to Jane Austen films to the latest comic book flicks.   Find us @dcpl
stonewall

Free Film Showing: Stonewall

Chevy Chase Library

2 p.m.
A fictionalized version of the events of the Stonewall Uprising of late June 1969 are featured in the 2015 film Stonewall. 2 hours and 9 minutes, rated R. 
stonewall

Free Film Showing: Stonewall

Chevy Chase Library

6:30 p.m.
A fictionalized version of the events of the Stonewall Uprising of late June 1969 are featured in the 2015 film Stonewall. 2 hours and 9 minutes, rated R.

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Parklands-Turner Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Monthly Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Library

12 p.m.
Visit the Parklands-Turner Library every Tuesday and Friday for a cinematic celebration. Each month library staff will select famous films from the library collection in support of the theme for the current month.  Screen Times:  Tuesdays at noon  Fridays at noon and 3:00 p.m. Monthly themes:

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Book to film club

Book to Film Club

Takoma Park Library

6 p.m.
Which is better, the book or the movie? Throw in your two cents at the Book to Film Club. Contact us at 202-576-7252 or email peter.sullivan@dc.gov to discover the most recent title. Popcorn will be provided.

Friday, June 24, 2016

Parklands-Turner Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Monthly Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Library

12 p.m.
Visit the Parklands-Turner Library every Tuesday and Friday for a cinematic celebration. Each month library staff will select famous films from the library collection in support of the theme for the current month.  Screen Times:  Tuesdays at noon  Fridays at noon and 3:00 p.m. Monthly themes:

Monday, June 27, 2016

torch song trilogy

Free Film Showing: Torch Song Trilogy

Chevy Chase Library

6:30 p.m.
The film adaptation of Harvey Fierstein's funny and poignant hit Broadway play Torch Song Trilogy2 hours, rated R.

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Parklands-Turner Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Monthly Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Library

12 p.m.
Visit the Parklands-Turner Library every Tuesday and Friday for a cinematic celebration. Each month library staff will select famous films from the library collection in support of the theme for the current month.  Screen Times:  Tuesdays at noon  Fridays at noon and 3:00 p.m. Monthly themes:

Friday, July 1, 2016

Parklands-Turner Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Monthly Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Library

12 p.m.
Visit the Parklands-Turner Library every Tuesday and Friday for a cinematic celebration. Each month library staff will select famous films from the library collection in support of the theme for the current month.  Screen Times:  Tuesdays at noon  Fridays at noon and 3:00 p.m. Monthly themes:

Tuesday, July 5, 2016

Parklands-Turner Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Monthly Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Library

12 p.m.
Visit the Parklands-Turner Library every Tuesday and Friday for a cinematic celebration. Each month library staff will select famous films from the library collection in support of the theme for the current month.  Screen Times:  Tuesdays at noon  Fridays at noon and 3:00 p.m. Monthly themes:

Friday, July 8, 2016

Parklands-Turner Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Monthly Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Library

12 p.m.
Visit the Parklands-Turner Library every Tuesday and Friday for a cinematic celebration. Each month library staff will select famous films from the library collection in support of the theme for the current month.  Screen Times:  Tuesdays at noon  Fridays at noon and 3:00 p.m. Monthly themes: