Black and White Classics Film Series

Last Date: 
Saturday, August 10, 2013 - 2 p.m.

still shot from the movie "The Philadelphia Story"The Tenley-Friendship Library's second annual summer film festival will run every Saturday between June 16 and Aug. 11. This year, our theme is "Black-and-White Classics."

Please join us as members of the Tenley staff present their favorite black-and-white films:

  • June 22: The Philadelphia Story (1940, 112 minutes), starring Cary Grant, Katherine Hepburn and Jimmy Stewart 
  • June 29: The Bad Seed (1956, 129 minutes), starring Nancy Kelly and Patty McCormack
  • July 6: Manhattan (1979, 96 minutes, Rated R), starring Woody Allen, Diane Keaton and Meryl Streep
  • July 13: Sabrina (1954, 113 minutes), starring Humphrey Bogart, William Holden and Audrey Hepburn
  • July 20: Anatomy of a Murder (1959, 160 minutes, mature themes), starring Jimmy Stewart, Lee Remick and Ben Gazzara
  • July 27: Casablanca (1942, 102 minutes, rated PG), starring Humphrey Bogart, Ingrid Bergman and Paul Henreid
  • Aug. 3: Sunset Boulevard (1950, 110 minutes, mature themes), starring Gloria Swanson, William Holden and Erich von Stroheim
  • Aug. 10: Roman Holiday (1953, 118 minutes), starring Gregory Peck, Audrey Hepburn and Eddie Albert   
  • Aug. 17: A Night at the Opera (1935, 96 minutes), starring the Marx Brothers, Kitty Carlisle and Allan Jones 

All films will be shown in the Large Conference Room at 2 p.m. For more information, please call 202-727-1225.