Mobile Athena Cinema Header Image

Tag Archives | Featured

HIDDEN FIGURES

*CaptiView® Closed Caption, Audio Description, & Assistive Listening devices are available for this film. All showings on Mondays will feature Open Captions. Based on a true story. A team of African-American women provide NASA with important mathematical data needed to launch the program’s first successful space missions. “Junior high and high school classes across the country […]

Read full story · Comments { 0 }
maxresdefault

Best Picture Winner: MOONLIGHT

*CaptiView® Closed Caption & Audio Description devices are available for this film. All showings on Mondays will feature Open Captions. The tender, heartbreaking story of a young man in Miami and his struggle to find himself, told across three defining chapters in his life as he experiences the ecstasy, pain, and beauty of falling in love, […]

Read full story · Comments { 0 }
lion-film

LION

*CaptiView® Closed Caption & Audio Description devices are available for this film. All showings on Mondays will feature Open Captions. A five-year-old Indian boy gets lost on the streets of Calcutta, thousands of kilometers from home. He survives many challenges before being adopted by a couple in Australia; 25 years later, he sets out to find […]

Read full story · Comments { 0 }
paterson-2

PATERSON

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, observing the city as it drifts across his windshield and overhearing fragments of conversation swirling around him; he writes poetry into a notebook; […]

Read full story · Comments { 0 }
3_rgb-0-2000-0-1125-crop

THE EAGLE HUNTRESS

*CaptiView® Closed Caption & Audio Description devices are available for this film. All showings on Mondays will feature Open Captions. The Eagle Huntress follows Aisholpan, a 13-year-old girl, as she trains to become the first female in twelve generations of her Kazakh family to become an eagle hunter, and rises to the pinnacle of a tradition that […]

Read full story · Comments { 0 }
berlin_a_list_handmaiden_-_h_2016

THE HANDMAIDEN

*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 her. “Go see it. If you love cinema at all, go see it.” -Tom Long, Detroit News “Chan-wook Park’s The Handmaiden is deliciously […]

Read full story · Comments { 0 }
loving3_h_2016

LOVING: Last Day Thursday, January 19th

*CaptiView® Closed Caption & Audio Description devices are available for this film. All showings on Mondays will feature Open Captions. From acclaimed writer/director Jeff Nichols, Loving celebrates the real-life courage and commitment of an interracial couple, Richard and Mildred Loving (portrayed by Joel Edgerton and Ruth Negga), who married and then spent the next nine years […]

Read full story · Comments { 0 }
gyllenhaal

NOCTURNAL ANIMALS: Last Day Thursday, January 19th

*CaptiView® Closed Caption & Audio Description devices are available for this film. All showings on Mondays will feature Open Captions. From writer and director Tom Ford comes a haunting romantic thriller of shocking intimacy and gripping tension that explores the thin lines between love and cruelty, revenge and redemption. Academy Award nominees Amy Adams and Jake […]

Read full story · Comments { 0 }
Idiocracy2

Inauguration Day: IDIOCRACY

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 a society so incredibly dumbed-down that he’s easily the most intelligent person alive. “There’s a good chance that Judge’s smartly lowbrow Idiocracy will […]

Read full story · Comments { 0 }
ustav-plakat-707x1000-eng-web-350x500

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

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 a limited engagement. The film could not be more timely. Four very different people live in the same building but avoid each other […]

Read full story · Comments { 0 }