Films

The DVD cover of Four Weddings and Funeral, showing Hugh Grant and Andie McDowell

Movie Night at West End: Four Weddings and a Funeral

Join us for "Four Weddings and a Funeral", a British romantic comedy starring Hugh Grant and Andie McDowell as an intermittent couple whose relationship develops in and around their friends' various (and often absurd) love lives, punctuated by the titular weddings and funeral.
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National Poetry Month Film: Pinero

For National Poetry Month, the Georgetown Neighborhood Library will be showing the film "Piñero" on April 6, at 6 p.m. "Piñero" is a 2001 biopic about the life of Nuyorican  (Puerto Rican in New York)  poet and playwright Miguel Piñero, starring Benjamin Bratt.
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Woodridge Anime Club: Spring 2017

Saturday, May 6, 2017, 3:00 pm

Join Woodridge Anime on the above date for manga chat and episode viewings throughout Spring 2017.  Come for snacks, then hangout with club members to view popular series available on Crunchyroll.com Nanbaka Saga of Tanya the Evil Digimon Adventure Tri
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TMZ: Teen Movie Zone

Monday, May 1, 2017, 6:30 pm

Come join Anacostia Library as we enjoy a movie in the teen space. 
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Heroes of Cinema - The Umbrellas of Cherbourg

April's film is the lush French musical "The Umbrellas of Cherbourg" from French Wave director Jacques Demy. Demy made musicals like no others, and "La La Land" director Damien Chazelle has cited him as an influence. Come discuss and sing the praises of great film! View the film before the discussion on our Criterion page. Have your library card ready!
The Emperor Jones

Heroes of Cinema - The Emperor Jones

Monday, May 1, 2017, 7:00 pm

May's film is "The Emperor Jones", the Depression-era adaptation of Eugene O'Neill's strange play about a Pullman porter turned Caribbean dictator. The film showcases much that was great about Depression art including the great actor and singer Paul Robeson.  View the film ahead of time on our film database, Access Videos on Demand. Have your library card ready. 
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Wall-E

Celebrate Earth Day at the library!  Stop by for a showing of "Wall-E" (2008), an Oscar-winning animated delight about the misadventures of the last robot on Earth, circa 2800, who romances a sleek, high-tech android. Before the movie, stroll around the neighborhood as we celebrate the 2nd Annual Tenleytown Earth Day. Free Popcorn!  Respect Mother Earth!
Dr. Strange

Dr. Strange

Film Description A brilliant but conceited surgeon has the career he always wanted until it is destroyed and he has nothing else to live for. He finds a new purpose in life when a powerful sorcerer guides and trains him on how to defend himself against evil and the world.
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Film: Suffragette

Georgetown Neighborhood Library will be showing the film, "Suffragette"for Women's History Month.

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