Film Events

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 7:00pm
Hawthorne Library

2017 / USA / English / biography, drama / 118 min. / PG-13
In 1940 Connecticut, Thurgood Marshall defends a black chauffeur accused of rape.
Starring Chadwick Boseman, Josh Gad, Kate Hudson, Dan Stevens, Sterling K. Brown, and James Cromwell. Director Reginald Hudlin’s Marshall, is based on an early trial in the career of Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall. It follows the young lawyer (Chadwick Boseman) to conservative Connecticut to defend a black chauffeur (Sterling...

Tue, 02/27/2018 - 1:00pm
Alicia Ashman Library

PLATO Film History Series

Wed, 02/28/2018 - 6:30pm
Pinney Library

Film series screening films that are nominated for awards this season.

Fri, 03/02/2018 - 6:30pm
Pinney Library

A feature film will be shown on the First Friday of every month.

Seating is first come, first served with space for 50 attendees. Doors open 1/2 hour before the film start time. Light refreshments will be provided by the Friends of the Pinney Library.

Fri, 03/02/2018 - 7:00pm
Hawthorne Library

Rei Kiriyama is a 17-year-old whose parents and younger sister were killed many years before in an accident; he's now struggling to live independently as a professional shogi player (Japanese chess) while still trying to finish high school. The Kawamoto sisters - Akari, Hinata (Hina), and Momo- at least offer him some company (and free meals).

The Hawthorne Anime Club was created to give people a place to gather, watch, and talk about Japanese animation. Each meeting will...

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 1:00pm
Alicia Ashman Library

PLATO Film History Series

Thu, 03/08/2018 - 6:30pm
Central Library, Meeting Room 302

With intimate and unprecedented access, Peter Bratt's "Dolores" tells the story of Dolores Huerta, among the most important, yet least-known, activists in American history. Co-founder of the first farmworkers union with Cesar Chavez, she tirelessly led the fight for racial and labor justice, becoming one of the most defiant feminists of the 20th century.

Please stay after the film for a discussion with local experts and community leaders.

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Fri, 03/09/2018 - 7:00pm
Hawthorne Library

2017 / USA / English / Action, thriller / 115 min. / R
Oscar® winner Charlize Theron explodes into summer in Atomic Blonde, a breakneck action-thriller that follows MI6’s most lethal assassin through a ticking time bomb of a city simmering with revolution and double-crossing hives of traitors. A blistering blend of sleek action, gritty sexuality and dazzling style, Atomic Blonde is directed by David Leitch (John Wick, upcoming Deadpool 2).

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 1:00pm
Alicia Ashman Library

PLATO Film History Series

Wed, 03/14/2018 - 6:30pm
Pinney Library

A monthly film screening of first-run, award winning independent and foreign films.