Films

Join us for a variety of film programming, including Late Night films and special film screenings in partnership with community organizations.

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Upcoming Films

Format: 1/24/20

Late Night Film: Eames: The Architect and the Painter

Friday, February 21, 9:00 p.m.

Eames looks at the husband-and-wife design team of Ray and Charles Eames as both unique individuals and one of the most iconic and influential creative duos in American design. Drawing from archival materials and interviews with friends, colleagues, and experts, the documentary explores their relationship, impact, and the times they lived in. This film is not rated (2011, 85 min.).

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Late Night Film: Jaddoland

Friday, March 20, 9:00 p.m.

Jaddoland explores the meaning of home and the search for belonging across generations. When filmmaker Nadia Shihab returns to her hometown in the Texas Panhandle to visit her mother, an artist from Iraq, she turns her lens on her mother’s increasingly isolated life, as well as on the beauty and solace that emerge through her creative process. This film is not rated (2018, 90 min.). 

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Late Night Film: American Animals

Friday, April 17, 9:00 p.m.

American Animals is the unbelievable but true story of four young men who brazenly attempt to execute one of the most audacious art heists in US history. Determined to live lives that are out of the ordinary, they formulate a daring plan for the perfect robbery, only to discover that the plan has taken on a life of its own. This film is rated R  (2018, 116 min.).

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Late Night Film: Soufra

Friday, May 15, 9:00 p.m.

Soufra follows the story of Mariam Shaar—a generational refugee who has spent her entire life in the Burj El Barajneh refugee camp just south of Beirut, Lebanon. Mariam sets out against all odds to change her fate by launching a successful catering company, called Soufra, and then expanding it into a food truck business with a diverse team of fellow refugee women. This film is not rated (2017, 73 min.).

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