Events

African & African Diaspora Series: WINNIE

Behind every powerful civil uprising there lies an undercover hero. Winnie Mandela is South Africa’s. While her husband of 38 years, the departed Nelson Mandela, was behind bars Winnie lead an anti-apartheid... [read more]

Sustainability Series: FREIGHTENED: THE REAL PRICE OF SHIPPING

90% of the goods we consume in the West are manufactured in far-off lands and brought to us by ship. The cargo shipping industry is a key player in world economy and... [read more]

African & African Diaspora Series: WHOSE STREETS?

Told by the activists and leaders who live and breathe this movement for justice, Whose Streets? is an unflinching look at the Ferguson uprising. When unarmed teenager Michael Brown is killed by... [read more]

Food on Film: FOOD EVOLUTION

Series Description: What’s for breakfast, lunch and dinner are universal questions, and what’s on your plate reveals much about your culture and society. The Food on Film series serves up films that... [read more]

DROP YOUR SHORTS

Deadline for submissions is Friday, October 13th, 2017! Yang Miller hosts Drop Your Shorts, a short film event celebrating the talent of local and regional filmmakers. It gives participants the chance to... [read more]

KINGS, QUEENS, & IN-BETWEENS

KINGS, QUEENS, & IN-BETWEENS is a documentary drag queens and kings in Columbus, Ohio. Through the appealing stories of seven main drag performers, KQIB gives rare insight into an underground community and... [read more]

Defend Our Future Presents RANCHER, FARMER, FISHERMAN

The new documentary Rancher, Farmer, Fisherman tells the inspiring story of heartland conservation heroes who are feeding the world while stewarding the land and water. The film is a tribute to people like Justin... [read more]

ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW

A young couple’s car breaks down outside the mansion of the eccentric transvestite scientist, Dr. Frank-N-Furter. Give yourself over to absolute pleasure and experience The Rocky Horror Picture Show, a strange psychedelic... [read more]

Athena Cinema & AUBA UPTOWN TRICK-OR-TREAT NIGHT MOVIE: HOCUS POCUS

Join us for our 1st ever Uptown Trick-or-Treat night movie! Costumes encouraged! In the pantheon of nostalgic films, you would be hard-pressed to find a more fun Halloween throwback than 1993’s Hocus... [read more]

Halloween Midnight Movie: HAUSU

1977 Asian horror cult classic in which a schoolgirl travels with six classmates to her ailing aunt’s creaky country home and comes face-to-face with evil spirits, a demonic house cat, a bloodthirsty... [read more]

Sustainability Series: SAMUEL IN THE CLOUDS

In Bolivia, the glaciers are melting. Samuel, a ski lift operator, is looking out of a window on the rooftop of the world. Through many generations his family lived and worked in... [read more]

Dads Weekend: TOMMY BOY

This 1995 classic might be most remembered for assembling one of the funniest on-screen comedy duos of all time, but it is also a heartwarming story about a lovable kid from Sandusky trying to make his father proud. Big... [read more]

LADY VALOR: The Kristin Beck Story

In Lady Valor: The Kristin Beck Story, former U.S. Navy SEAL Christopher Beck embarks on a new mission as Kristin Beck. Kristin’s journey in search of the American ideals that she protected... [read more]

Sustainability Series: SAVING MES AYNAK & OUR LAST REFUGE

Saving Mes Aynak Saving Mes Aynak follows Afghan archaeologist Qadir Temori as he races against time to save a 5,000-year-old archaeological site in Afghanistan from imminent demolition. A Chinese state-owned mining company... [read more]

Holiday Film Series: ELF

Starting December 2nd and running through December 16th, 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... [read more]

Holiday Film Series: HOME ALONE

Starting December 2nd and running through December 16th, 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... [read more]

Holiday Film Series: NATIONAL LAMPOON’S CHRISTMAS VACATION

Starting December 2nd and running through December 16th, 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... [read more]

Holiday Film Series: THE POLAR EXPRESS

Starting December 2nd and running through December 16th, 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... [read more]