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Monday, Aug. 1, 2016

macbeth

Free film showing: "Macbeth" with Michael Fassbender

Chevy Chase Library

2 p.m.
Join us to see the Michael Fassbender version of the classic Macbeth.  US 2015, rated R, 1 hour & 53 minutes. Showing at 2:00 p.m. and again at 6:30 p.m.  
macbeth

Free film showing: "Macbeth" with Michael Fassbender

Chevy Chase Library

6:30 p.m.
Join us to see the Michael Fassbender version of the classic Macbeth.  US 2015, rated R, 1 hour & 53 minutes. Showing today at 2:00 p.m. and again at 6:30 p.m.
Bad Sleep Well

Heroes of Cinema - Kurosawa's The Bad Sleep Well

Southeast Library

7 p.m.
Are you a 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 exciting online streaming resource: the Criterion Collection

Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2016

Parklands-Turner Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Monthly Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Library

12 p.m.
Visit the Parklands-Turner Library every Tuesday and Friday for a cinematic celebration. Each month library staff will select famous films from the library collection in support of the theme for the current month.  Screen Times:  Tuesdays at noon  Fridays at noon and 3:00 p.m. Monthly themes:

Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2016

youngandinnocent

Hitchcock Film Series: Young and Innocent

West End Library

5:30 p.m.
It's hot outside, so come visit West End Library and chill yourself with our AC and a film, Young and Innocent (1937), directed by the master of suspense, Alfred Hitchcock.In honor of Summer Reading, West End Library is screening Hitchcock films every other week. The following is a complete listing of his films that will be screened this summer:June 8  The 39 Steps (1935)June 22  The Lady Vanishes (1938)

Friday, Aug. 5, 2016

Parklands-Turner Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Monthly Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Library

12 p.m.
Visit the Parklands-Turner Library every Tuesday and Friday for a cinematic celebration. Each month library staff will select famous films from the library collection in support of the theme for the current month.  Screen Times:  Tuesdays at noon  Fridays at noon and 3:00 p.m. Monthly themes:

Monday, Aug. 8, 2016

mr holmes

Free film showing: "Mr. Holmes"

Chevy Chase Library

2 p.m.
Join us for a showing of Mr. Holmes starring Ian McKellen and Laura Linney.  A retired Sherlock Holmes deals with early dementia as he is haunted by a past mystery.  UK, 2015, rated PG, 1 hour & 44 minutes. Showing at 2:00 p.m. and at 6:30 p.m.
mr holmes

Free film showing: "Mr. Holmes"

Chevy Chase Library

6:30 p.m.
Join us for a showing of Mr. Holmes starring Ian McKellen and Laura Linney.  A retired Sherlock Holmes deals with early dementia as he is haunted by a past mystery.  UK, 2015, rated PG, 1 hour & 44 minutes. Showing at 2:00 p.m. and at 6:30 p.m

Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2016

Parklands-Turner Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Monthly Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Library

12 p.m.
Visit the Parklands-Turner Library every Tuesday and Friday for a cinematic celebration. Each month library staff will select famous films from the library collection in support of the theme for the current month.  Screen Times:  Tuesdays at noon  Fridays at noon and 3:00 p.m. Monthly themes:

Thursday, Aug. 11, 2016

Tupac

Film Screening: 'Tupac Resurrection'

Northeast Library

6:30 p.m.
"All I'm trying to do is survive and make good out of the dirty, nasty, unbelievable lifestyle that they gave me." - Tupac Shakur  

Friday, Aug. 12, 2016

Parklands-Turner Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Monthly Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Library

12 p.m.
Visit the Parklands-Turner Library every Tuesday and Friday for a cinematic celebration. Each month library staff will select famous films from the library collection in support of the theme for the current month.  Screen Times:  Tuesdays at noon  Fridays at noon and 3:00 p.m. Monthly themes:

Monday, Aug. 15, 2016

Read Watch DCPL

Read Watch DCPL

Read Feed

2 p.m.
Do you love watching movie adaptations of your favorite books?  Join us on Twitter as we discuss the best and worst of adaptations on the fourth Monday of every month at 2 p.m.  We'll cover everything from young adult blockbusters to Jane Austen films to the latest comic book flicks.   Find us @dcpl
dish

Free film showing: "The Dish"

Chevy Chase Library

2 p.m.
Join us for a fun movie from Australia: The Dish. Based on real events, it is a light-hearted tale of the first Apollo moon landing you may not have heard about.   Australia, 2000, rated PG-13, 1 hour & 41 minutes. Showing at 2:00 p.m. and at 6:30 p.m
dish

Free film showing: "The Dish"

Chevy Chase Library

6:30 p.m.
Join us for a fun movie from Australia: The Dish. Based on real events, it is a light-hearted tale of the first Apollo moon landing you may not have heard about.   Australia, 2000, rated PG-13, 1 hour & 41 minutes.  Showing at 2:00 p.m. and at 6:30 p.m.

Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2016

Parklands-Turner Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Monthly Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Library

12 p.m.
Visit the Parklands-Turner Library every Tuesday and Friday for a cinematic celebration. Each month library staff will select famous films from the library collection in support of the theme for the current month.  Screen Times:  Tuesdays at noon  Fridays at noon and 3:00 p.m. Monthly themes:

Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2016

secretagent

Hitchcock Film Series:

West End Library

5:30 p.m.
It's hot outside, so come visit West End Library and chill yourself with our AC and a film, Secret Agent (1936), directed by the master of suspense, Alfred Hitchcock.

Friday, Aug. 19, 2016

Retro Film

Retro Film Matinee

Petworth Library

10:30 a.m.
Petworth's Mature and Motivated invites you to come to the library the third Friday of every month as we watch a classic or retrospective film from the 40s, 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s and even early 2000s that received critical and popular acclaim! *Special Note: DC Public Library will be closed for Emancipation Day on April 15th. We will instead show our film on the fourth Friday, April 22nd, at 10:30 am. Bring a friend and join us in the Lower Level Meeting Room. You are welcome to bring a small snack to enjoy during the film.
Parklands-Turner Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Monthly Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Library

12 p.m.
Visit the Parklands-Turner Library every Tuesday and Friday for a cinematic celebration. Each month library staff will select famous films from the library collection in support of the theme for the current month.  Screen Times:  Tuesdays at noon  Fridays at noon and 3:00 p.m. Monthly themes:

Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016

Parklands-Turner Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Monthly Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Library

12 p.m.
Visit the Parklands-Turner Library every Tuesday and Friday for a cinematic celebration. Each month library staff will select famous films from the library collection in support of the theme for the current month.  Screen Times:  Tuesdays at noon  Fridays at noon and 3:00 p.m. Monthly themes:

Friday, Aug. 26, 2016

Parklands-Turner Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Monthly Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Library

12 p.m.
Visit the Parklands-Turner Library every Tuesday and Friday for a cinematic celebration. Each month library staff will select famous films from the library collection in support of the theme for the current month.  Screen Times:  Tuesdays at noon  Fridays at noon and 3:00 p.m. Monthly themes:

Monday, Aug. 29, 2016

behind

Free film showing: "Behind the Sun"

Chevy Chase Library

2 p.m.
Join us for a beautiful film by the great Brazilian filmmaker Walter Salles:  Behind the Sun.  Set in 1910 Brazil, a young man (Rodrigo Santoro) is forced to choose between family tradition and his own dreams.  Brazil, 2001, rated PG-13, 1 hour & 45 mins. Showing at 2:00 p.m. and at 6:30 p.m.  
behind

Free film showing: "Behind the Sun"

Chevy Chase Library

6:30 p.m.
Join us for a beautiful film by the great Brazilian filmmaker Walter Salles:  Behind the Sun.  Set in 1910 Brazil, a young man (Rodrigo Santoro) is forced to choose between family tradition and his own dreams.  Brazil, 2001, rated PG-13, 1 hour & 45 mins. Showing at 2:00 p.m. and at 6:30 p.m.

Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2016

Parklands-Turner Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Monthly Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Library

12 p.m.
Visit the Parklands-Turner Library every Tuesday and Friday for a cinematic celebration. Each month library staff will select famous films from the library collection in support of the theme for the current month.  Screen Times:  Tuesdays at noon  Fridays at noon and 3:00 p.m. Monthly themes:

Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2016

sabotage

Hitchcock Film Series: Sabotage

West End Library

5:30 p.m.
It's hot outside, so come visit West End Library and chill yourself with our AC and a film, Secret Agent (1936), directed by the master of suspense, Alfred Hitchcock.In honor of Summer Reading, West End Library is screening Hitchcock films every other week. The following is a complete listing of his films that will be screened this summer: June 8  The 39 Steps (1935) June 22  The Lady Vanishes (1938)

Friday, Sept. 2, 2016

Parklands-Turner Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Monthly Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Library

12 p.m.
Visit the Parklands-Turner Library every Tuesday and Friday for a cinematic celebration. Each month library staff will select famous films from the library collection in support of the theme for the current month.  Screen Times:  Tuesdays at noon  Fridays at noon and 3:00 p.m. Monthly themes:

Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016

Parklands-Turner Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Monthly Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Library

12 p.m.
Visit the Parklands-Turner Library every Tuesday and Friday for a cinematic celebration. Each month library staff will select famous films from the library collection in support of the theme for the current month.  Screen Times:  Tuesdays at noon  Fridays at noon and 3:00 p.m. Monthly themes:

Friday, Sept. 9, 2016

Parklands-Turner Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Monthly Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Library

12 p.m.
Visit the Parklands-Turner Library every Tuesday and Friday for a cinematic celebration. Each month library staff will select famous films from the library collection in support of the theme for the current month.  Screen Times:  Tuesdays at noon  Fridays at noon and 3:00 p.m. Monthly themes:

Monday, Sept. 12, 2016

Read Watch DCPL

Read Watch DCPL

Read Feed

2 p.m.
Do you love watching movie adaptations of your favorite books?  Join us on Twitter as we discuss the best and worst of adaptations on the fourth Monday of every month at 2 p.m.  We'll cover everything from young adult blockbusters to Jane Austen films to the latest comic book flicks.   Find us @dcpl