Films

the amazing spider-man

Superhero Summer Film Series: 'The Amazing Spider-man'

Peter Parker finds a clue that might help him understand why his parents disappeared when he was young. His path puts him on a collision course with Dr. Curt Connors, his father's former partner. (2012), PG-13, 121 minutes
DCPL link to Pariah film

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 film and book series will move to the Martin Luther King Memorial Library Black Studies Center (Room 316) to watch a film inspired on lesbian writer Audre Lorde and her enduring legacy.Film:
Before Night Falls link to film in DCPL Catalog

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.
Torch Song Trilogy DVD 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 film and book will explore the offbeat story of a gay female impersonator in his search for love and a committed relationship.Film:
Cape Fear

Classic Movie

You are cordially invited to a free showing of Cape Fear, starring Robert De Niro, Jessica Lange, and Gregory Peck.
A Farewell to Arms Movie Poster

'Golden Sunday Movie' at Tenley

Please join us at the Tenley-Friendship Neighborhood Library for a Golden Sunday Movie presentation based on the Ernest Hemingway classic A Farewell to Arms. Gary Cooper and Helen Hayes star in this moving drama about an ambulance driver and nurse in World War I who will do whatever it takes to be together. Their monumental love, and the forces that conspire to keep them apart, transcend time as one of the greatest filmed examples the type.
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.
Criterion CollectionDivorce Italian Style

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.
The Usual Suspects Film Poster

'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.
Adam's Rib Movie Poster

'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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