Featured Series

Fall Sustainability Series

The Sustainability Series returns to the theater this semester!

Athena Cinema, University Libraries and Environmental Studies Program present the 9th annual Sustainability Film Series.

In keeping with all previous series, each film will be followed by a panel discussion featuring faculty members, students and community members.

Please join us for a conversation following these beautiful, thought-provoking and timely films.

Free admission for series is possible thanks to the support of: Voinovich School of Leadership and Public Affairs, OHIO Honors Program, Honors Tutorial College, Cutler Scholars, Office of Sustainability, Center for Campus & Community Engagement, University College, and others.

Upcoming Fall Sustainability Series Showings

Sustainability Series: AY MARIPOSA

About the films Ay Mariposa (57 minutes) Tells a story of three characters in the Lower Rio Grande Valley of Texas whose lives are upended by plans to build a US-Mexico border... [read more]

First Viewing: September 29, 2021

Sustainability Series: YOUTH V GOV

About the film YOUTH v GOV follows 21 young Americans suing the world’s most powerful government to protect their constitutional rights to a stable climate. If they win, they will change the... [read more]

First Viewing: October 13, 2021

Sustainability Series: SEASONS OF CHANGE ON HENRY’S FARM (Part of AIFVF)

About the film For a quarter-century, Henry Brockman has worked alongside nature to grow delicious organic vegetables on his idyllic Midwestern farm. But farming takes a toll on his aging body and... [read more]

First Viewing: October 20, 2021

Sustainability Series: THE ANTS AND THE GRASSHOPPER

About the film Anita Chitaya has a gift; she can help bring abundant food from dead soil, she can make men fight for gender equality, and she can end child hunger in... [read more]

First Viewing: November 3, 2021

Sustainability Series: FANTASTIC FUNGI

About the film When so many are struggling for connection, inspiration and hope, Fantastic Fungi brings us together as interconnected creators of our world. Fantastic Fungi, directed by Louie Schwartzberg, is a... [read more]

First Viewing: November 17, 2021

Previous Fall Sustainability Series Showings