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Director: Jim Jarmusch
Cast: Adam Driver, Golshifteh Farahani
Rating: R

Paterson (Adam Driver) is a bus driver in the city of Paterson, New Jersey – they share the name. Every day, Paterson adheres to a simple routine: he drives his daily route,...

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Director: Chan-wook Park
Cast: Min-hee Kim, Jung-woo Ha, Jin-woong Jo
Rating: NR

*This film is spoken in Korean & Japanese with English Subtitles.* A woman is hired as a handmaiden to a Japanese heiress, but secretly she is involved in a plot to defraud...

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Inauguration Day: IDIOCRACY

Director: Mike Judge
Cast: Luke Wilson, Maya Rudolph, Dax Shepard, Terry Crews
Rating: R

Private Joe Bowers (Wilson), the definition of “average American”, is selected by the Pentagon to be the guinea pig for a top-secret hibernation program, set 545 years in the future. He discovers...

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Spring Sustainability Series

All Sustainability films are free admission! JUMBO WILD | Jan 25 MOVING THE GIANTS | Jan 25 ICE AND SKY | Feb 8  SONIC SEA | Feb 22   PANGOLIN | Feb 22  MONARCHS: THE MILKWEED MISSION | Feb 22 THE HAND THAT...


THE CONSTITUTION: A Film By Ohio University Eminent Scholar, Rajko Grlić

Director: Rajko Grlić
Cast: Nebojša Glogovac, Dejan Aćimović, Ksenija Marinković

Back by popular demand, please join us for a special three-day run of Rajko Grlić’s THE CONSTITUTION. Following a sold out premiere in November, the Athena has brought back the film for...

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Francophone Studies Presents: Jacques Tati’s PLAYTIME

Director: Jacques Tati France

Jacques Tati’s gloriously choreographed, nearly wordless comedies about confusion in an age of high technology reached their apotheosis with PlayTime. For this monumental achievement, a nearly three-year-long, bank-breaking production, Tati again thrust...

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Director: Matt Wechsler

America is facing a food crisis driven by profitability and a lack of consumer education. While the window to transforming our heartland continues to shrink, passionate individuals have emerged who provide hope...

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Food on Film: BUGS

Director: Andreas Johnsen

Will eating insects save our Earth? Insects as food is a hot topic. Particularly over the last few years, since the UN recommended edible insects as a resource to combat world hunger,...

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Food on Film: TAMPOPO

Director: Juzo Itami

Juzo Itami’s rapturous “ramen western” returns to U.S. screens for the first time in decades, in a new 4K restoration. The tale of an enigmatic band of ramen ronin who guide the...

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