Films

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Documentary Screening: Pink Ribbons, Inc.

There has been an  explosion in marketing associated with breast cancer awareness in recent years, one of the most popular being the pink ribbon campaign. But who really benefits, the company or the cause? Find out in this thought-provoking documentary. Screening will be in the large meeting room on the main floor.
Denzel Washington photo  Chadwick Boseman photoMorgan Freeman photoBoris Kodjoe photo

26th Annual Black Film Festival

The DC Public Library presents its 26th Annual Black Film Festival! This year's selections feature award-winning leading men including Denzel Washington, Chadwick Boseman, Morgan Freeman and Boris Kodjoe. Every Tuesday evening in February in Room A-5. Please call 202-727-1291 for titles and more information.
An Affair to Remember: The Remarkable Love Story of Katharine Hepburn and Spencer Tracy

Classic Movie

You are cordially invited to a free showing of a classic film starring Spencer Tracy and Elizabeth Taylor. Please join us.
Red Line Project

See/Line - Graffiti Along the Red Line

In Washington, D.C., the most accessible art form isn’t in the museums, it’s on the metro. And nowhere within the city’s transit system can you see more art on the walls than on the red line train between Union Station and Silver Spring. For years, the ride along this section of the red line has showcased various works done illegally by graffiti writers. Big, colorful, boisterous tags advertising the names of unknown assailants.
Red Line Project

See/Line - Graffiti Along the Red Line

In Washington, D.C., the most accessible art form isn’t in the museums, it’s on the metro. And nowhere within the city’s transit system can you see more art on the walls than on the red line train between Union Station and Silver Spring. For years, the ride along this section of the red line has showcased various works done illegally by graffiti writers. Big, colorful, boisterous tags advertising the names of unknown assailants.
Red Line Project

See/Line - Graffiti Along the Red Line

In Washington, D.C., the most accessible art form isn’t in the museums, it’s on the metro. And nowhere within the city’s transit system can you see more art on the walls than on the red line train between Union Station and Silver Spring. For years, the ride along this section of the red line has showcased various works done illegally by graffiti writers. Big, colorful, boisterous tags advertising the names of unknown assailants.
Catching Fire-sequel to the Hunger Games

All About Ladies Series

Movie Saturdays continue at Mt. Pleasant with the All About the Ladies Series...come see the illuminating sequel to that post-apocalytic movie with J. Law.   Katniss and Peeta battle in the Quarter Quell and a rebellion is sparked.

November Film Series: The Iron Curtain

The November Film Series: The Iron Curtain will focus on four movies about life under Communism. Join us for a special marathon screening of a film based on Boris Pasternak's romantic epic the day after Thanksgiving!

November Film Series: The Iron Curtain

The November Film Series: The Iron Curtain will focus on four movies about life under Communism. 
Thanksgiving

West End Thanksgiving Party!

Come celebrate an early Thanksgiving with Whole Foods and a Thanksgiving movie! Enjoy some Thanksgiving food from Whole Foods, followed by a classic Thanksgiving movie.  

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