Films

Jesse Owens

Race: Jesse Owens Story

Saturday, February 18, 2017, 1:00 pm

Jesse Owens' quest to become the greatest track and field athlete in history launches him onto the world stage of the 1936 Olympics, where he faces off against Adolf Hitler's Germany as well as overcoming racial prejudice in America. Come join us in celebrating Black History Month.  
jason bourne

Matt Damon is back again as Jason Bourne!

Saturday, December 10, 2016, 2:00 pm

It's been 10 years since Jason Bourne walked away from the agency that trained him to become a deadly weapon. Hoping to draw him out of the shadows, CIA director Robert Dewey assigns hacker and counterinsurgency expert Heather Lee to find him. Lee suspects that former operative Nicky Parsons is also looking for him. As she begins tracking the duo, Bourne finds himself back in action battling a sinister network that utilizes terror and technology to maintain unchecked power.
suicide squad_harley quinn

Suicide Squad/Task Force X - Either Way, It's Good!

Saturday, December 17, 2016, 2:00 pm

Figuring they're all expendable, a U.S. intelligence officer decides to assemble a team of dangerous, incarcerated supervillains for a top-secret mission. Now armed with government weapons, Deadshot (Will Smith), Harley Quinn (Margot Robbie), Captain Boomerang, Killer Croc and other despicable inmates must learn to work together. Dubbed Task Force X, the criminals unite to battle a mysterious and powerful entity, while the diabolical Joker (Jared Leto) launches an evil agenda of his own. (via google)
Poster for the film Rent, showing the main characters along with the title

World AIDS Day/Movie Night at West End: Rent

West End presents Rent, a 2005 musical film adapted from the hit Broadway musical by Jonathan Larson.
Film poster for Hedwig and the Angry Inch, showing the title character

Movie Night at West End: Hedwig and the Angry Inch

West End presents Hedwig and the Angry Inch, a 2001 musical film directed by and starring John Cameron Mitchell.
Movie Poster featuring Angela Davis

Black Power Mixtape

Wednesday, February 15, 2017, 5:30 pm

Previously unseen footage of Malcolm X, Stokey Carmichael, Angela Davis and other leaders, set to music with commentary by modern hip-hop artists such as Talib Kweli.  Directed by Goran Olsson.  Adults.
mob psycho 100

Woodridge Anime Club: November/December Schedule

Saturday, December 17, 2016, 3:00 pm

Join Woodridge Anime on the above date for manga chat and episode viewings throughout early Winter 2016.  Come for snacks, then hangout with club members to view popular series listed below. Mob Psycho 100 Durarara RWBY
America An Immigration Nation

"America - An Immigration Nation" - Film Screening and Discussion

Join us for a screening of "America -- An Immigration Nation" written and researched by Ronald "Smokey" Stevens. The film's length is about 30 minutes, followed by Q&A with Ronald "Smokey" Stevens. This film chronicles and shows the history of immigration in America. It describes the "4 great waves of immigration" that have occurred through out American history.
Thurgood Marshall

Mr Civil Rights

Wednesday, February 22, 2017, 6:00 pm

Come join us in celebrating Black History Month film series featuring -  Civil rights attorney Thurgood Marshall's triumph in the 1954 Brown v. Board of Education Supreme Court decision to desegregate America's public schools completed the final leg of a journey of over 20 years laying the groundwork to end legal segregation. He won more Supreme Court cases than any lawyer in American history, making the work of civil rights pioneers like the Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Rosa Parks possible.
Thurgood Marshall

Mr Civil Rights

Wednesday, February 22, 2017, 6:00 pm

Come join us in celebrating Black History Month film series featuring -  Civil rights attorney Thurgood Marshall's triumph in the 1954 Brown v. Board of Education Supreme Court decision to desegregate America's public schools completed the final leg of a journey of over 20 years laying the groundwork to end legal segregation. He won more Supreme Court cases than any lawyer in American history, making the work of civil rights pioneers like the Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Rosa Parks possible.

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