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Holiday Film Series: THE NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS

Director: Henry Selick , Tim Burton
Cast: Danny Elfman, Chris Sarandon, Catherine O'Hara
Rating: PG

Starting November 26th and running through December 17th, Ohio University’s Athena Cinema will be showing afternoon screenings of popular holiday family films every Saturday! The price of admission will be a minimum donation...

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SOUTHSIDE WITH YOU: Last Day Thursday, September 15th

Director: Richard Tanne
Cast: Tika Sumpter, Parker Sawyers, Vanessa Bell Calloway
Rating: PG-13

*CaptiView® Closed Caption & Audio Description devices are available for this film. All showings on Mondays will feature Open Captions.* One afternoon during the summer of 1989, two young lawyers named Michelle Robinson...

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Holiday Film Series: MIRACLE ON 34TH STREET

Director: George Seaton
Cast: Edmund Gwenn, Maureen O'Hara, John Payne
Rating: Approved

Starting November 26th and running through December 17th, Ohio University’s Athena Cinema will be showing afternoon screenings of popular holiday family films every Saturday! The price of admission will be a minimum donation...

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MANCHESTER BY THE SEA

Director: Kenneth Lonergan
Cast: Casey Affleck, Michelle Williams, Kyle Chandler
Rating: R

In Manchester by the Sea, the latest film from award-winning writer and director Kenneth Lonergan, the life of a solitary Boston janitor is transformed when he returns to his hometown to take...

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AIFVF Artist in Residence: IKHBAYAR URCHUUD

Director: Ikhbayar Urchuud

The Athens Center for Film + Video presents “The Will to Art,” an evening of films by Artist in Residence Ikhbayar Urchuud. Mongolian filmmaker Ikhbayar Urchuud addresses issues of contemporary Mongolian society through...

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Déjà View: THE BIG LEBOWSKI

Director: The Coen Brothers
Cast: Jeff Bridges, John Goodman, Julianne Moore
Rating: R

This fall, the Athena presents Déjà View: Cult Classics Film Series. Shock value may have put these films on the map but their lasting relevance is a testament to a deeper resonance....

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THE TRIALS OF SPRING

Director: Gini Reticker

When a young Egyptian woman travels from her village to Cairo to add her voice to the tens of thousands of Egyptians demanding an end to 60 years of military rule, she...

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ANOTHER KIND OF GIRL COLLECTIVE with Laura Doggett

Director: Marah Al Hassan, Khaldiya Jibawi, Raghad Al Khatib, Walaa Al Alawi, Bushra Al Masri, Rafif Al Fadel, Muna Al Hariri

Only two years into the war, over 3,500 journalists had traveled through the Camp Za’atari to tell stories of the Syrian people who were forced out of their country to live in...

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THE WIND WILL CARRY US

Director: Abbas Kiarostami
Cast: Behzad Dorani, Noghre Asadi, Roushan Karam Elmi
Rating: PG

Three engineers from the city travel to a small Kurdish village to document the villagers’ mourning for a 100-year-old woman who is still alive, but whose health is failing. Haunting and visually...

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SPOTLIGHT: Free Screening Featuring Marty Baron!

Director: Tom McCarthy
Cast: Mark Ruffalo, Michael Keaton, Rachel McAdams
Rating: R

*Closed captioning, assistive listening, and audio description devices are available for this film.* SPOTLIGHT tells the riveting true story of the Pulitzer Prize-winning Boston Globe investigation that would rock the city and cause...

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