Films

But I'm a Cheerleader movie cover

Tenley Library LGBT Book and Film Festival

Join Tenley-Friendship Library every Thursday in June as we celebrate LGBT Pride with a fabulous book and film series. This week's event will explore the controversial theme of Conversion Therapy.Film: Come watch a comedy film on a typical American girl cheerleader who is stunned when her parents decide she's gay and send her to a boot camp meant to alter her sexual orientation.
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Heroes of Cinema: Great Films Discussion Group

Are you a lifelong 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 new and exciting online streaming resource: the Criterion Collection.  Each month's conversation will revolve around a different film -- you can view the film ahead of time from our website using your library card! Also, there will also be the opportunity to create, share, and examine clips from the movie during the discussion and online.
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'Golden Sunday Movie' at Tenley

Please join us at the Tenley-Friendship Neighborhood Library for a Golden Sunday Movie exhibition of neo-noir at its pulpy best.
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'Golden Sunday Movie' at Tenley

Please join us at the Tenley-Friendship Neighborhood Library for a Golden Sunday Movie salute to Women’s Equality Day.
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'Golden Sunday Movie' at Tenley

Please join us at the Tenley-Friendship Neighborhood Library for a Golden Sunday Movie that looks at a role-reversal of the great American pastime.
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Superhero Summer Film Series: The Dark Knight

With the help of Lieutenant Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman raises the stakes on his war on crime and sets out to dismantle the remaining criminal organizations that plague the city streets. The partnership proves to be effective, but they soon find themselves prey to a reign of chaos unleashed by a rising criminal mastermind known to the terrified citizens of Gotham as The Joker. The Joker, whose eerie grin, laughter, and inhuman morality makes him dangerous. Batman seeks to stop the mysterious Joker at all costs.
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Our City Festival Film Screening: 'Potomac: The River Runs Through Us'

Potomac: The River Runs Through Us (26 Minutes)Peggy Fleming & Sean Furmage
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Our City Festival Film Screening: 'Last Night'

Last Night (1 Hour 33 Minutes)Harold Jackson III
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Our City Festival Film Screening: 'Voices from Within'

Voices from Within (54 mins) Ellie Walton 
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'Golden Sunday Movie' at Tenley

Please join us at the Tenley-Friendship Neighborhood Library for a Golden Sunday Movie presentation of a film based on Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey’s classic musical Grease.

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