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Movie: 35 Shots of Rum

A widower's relationship with his daughter begins to change, as she prepares to move out on her own. Stars: Alex Descas, Mati Diop. Director: Claire Denis. (2008) French with English subtitles. 100 min.

Art of Spring Film Series: Rem Koolhaas: A Kind of Architect

Rem Koolhaas is more than an architect. He is a social theorist whose building designs serve as expressions of his thoughts on urban living. Directed by Markus Heidingsfelder and Min Tesch. 97 minutes.

Art of Spring Film Series: Chuck Close (2010)

A (close) look at the life and work of one of the world’s most influential contemporary artists. Directed by Marion Cajoli. 116 minutes.

Art of Spring Film Series: Herb & Dorothy (2009)

Postal clerk Herb, and librarian Dorothy Vogel created one of most important collections of American art by recognizing the potential of many late 20th century New York artists. Directed by Megumi Sasaki. 87 min.
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Finnish Embassy Film Event

The Embassy of Finland will screen This Country Was Not Mine, a documentary about the Finnish Roma people. Free and open to the public.

On Our Land: Documentary and Discussion with Erica Harding

Join us at the Hill Center for a screening of the documentary On Our Land: Being Garifuna in Honduras and a discussion with local film maker, Erica Harding. 

Bike Drive-In for National Bike Month

Join us for an evening of bikes and movies to cap off National Bike Month. Starting at dusk outside of our neighbors at Hill Center, we will screen some awesomely bikey titles from our IndieFlix streaming movie database.
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'Golden Sunday Movie' at Tenley

Please join us at the Tenley-Friendship Neighborhood Library for our Golden Sunday Movie Mother's Day screening of the Academy Award nominated film based on James Cain's novel Mildred Pierce.
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'Paris Is Burning'

A screening of the cult classic documentary about drag balls in New York City in the 1980s. Vogue-off with prizes to follow. 
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First Sunday Family Films

Join us for an afternoon of fun for a popular comedy, musical,romantic and lively film. Please call the Woodridge Interim Library at 202-541-6226 for additional information. (PG-13; 109 minutes)