Films

Two Free Films at Olympia Film Society, May 31

Event: 
Thu, 05/31/2012 - 6:00pm - 10:30pm

Chicago-based independent filmmaker and media activist Wendy Jo Carlton will present two free films at the Capitol Theater on Thursday, May 31. 

At 6:00 p.m., she’ll screen Hannah Free, a feature film starring Sharon Gless about the lifelong love affair between an independent spirit and the woman she calls home.

At 9:30 p.m., she’ll screen Jamie and Jessie are Not Together, a romantic comedy (with musical numbers).   The film is is an irresistible romantic comedy about friendship and love, and what happens when the two intersect.  Roger Ebert of The Chicago Sun Times calls Jamie and Jessie Are Not Together “a sweet and appealing musical comedy.”

The event is co-sponsored by The Evergreen State College’s Cal Anderson Memorial Lecture Series, SAGE Olympia, and Capital City Pride.

More information at:  http://www.evergreen.edu/events/calanderson/

"PRINCESS ANGELINE" SCREENING AND TALK BY FILMMAKER SANDRA OZAWA

Event: 
Tue, 05/29/2012 - 11:00am - 1:00pm

Please come to a free screening of Princess Angeline, followed by a lecture by local filmmaker Sandra Ozawa!

The story of the Duwamish people is told through the story of Princess Angeline, a Seattle icon and the daughter of Chief Seattle.

SOUTH PUGET SOUND COMMUNITY COLLEGE

BLDG 27 ROOM 119 (STUDENT UNION BUILDING)

 

Trouble at Film Society? - Special Membership Meeting

Event: 
Sat, 04/14/2012 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Radical Reels Film Festival

Event: 
Fri, 03/09/2012 - 7:30pm - 9:30pm

The Olympia Mountaineers is once again hosting the The Radical Reels Film Festival as it begins its world tour. Radical Reels is a one night showing of 10 of the best high adrenaline films from the Banff Mountain Festival. These films were not part of the World Tour that stop in Olympia in December. This is a must see event for outdoor enthusiasts.

Higher, Faster, Steeper, Deeper! Grab your tickets and hang on to your seats as we present the most outrageous films of the year featuring boarding, climbing, cycling, kayaking, mountaineering and more. All brought to life on the spectacular big-screen at the historic Capital Theater in downtown Olympia at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, March 09, 2012. Doors open 6:30 p.m.

Tickets are $13 with a $2 discount for Mountaineer and Olympia Film Society members, and students and military with ID. Get tickets in advance at www.brownpapertickets.com or The Alpine Experience in Downtown Olympia. Tickets also available at the door the night of the event. Hosted by the Olympia Branch of the Mountaineers.

More than A Month - A film and discussion on "Post-racial" America

Event: 
Thu, 02/23/2012 - 7:00pm

Shukree Hassan Tilghman, a 29 year old African American filmaker is on a cross-country campaign to end Black History Month.  Through his toungue-in-cheek journey, More than a Month investigates what the treatment of history tells us about race and equality in a "post-racial" America.

MORE THAN A MONTH Presented by Community Cinema Olympia and the Washington State Historical Society Thursday, February 23, 2012 State Capital Museum Coach House 211 21st Avenue SW, Olympia WA 360-753-2580 free parking surrounds museum

www.washingtonhistory.org

7 PM Film Screening

8 PM Refreshments and Discussion

Discussion presented by Michael Vavrus - Faculty at The Evergreen State College and author of Transforming the Multicultural Education of Teachers: Theory, Research, and Practice

Rebecca Walker at Evergreen

From today's inbox -

The Womyn's Resource Center would like to invite you to join us in welcoming speaker Rebecca Walker to the Evergreen State College on February 1st, 2012.

Rebecca Walker, daughter of Alice Walker (Pulitzer-Prize winning author of The Color Purple), is an author, speaker, and activist. She was named by Time Magazine as one of the 50 most influential American leaders under 40 and by the League of Women Voters with the Women Who Could Be President Award. Rebecca Walker is most known as the original leader and founder of Third Wave Feminism. Her transformative views on race, gender, sexuality, and power, expressed through her memoirs, anthologies, articles, essays, and talks, have earned her world renown. Check out her official website.

Rebecca will be speaking at noon in the CAB conference room about her latest memoir, Baby Love. She will also be speaking again at 4 pm in Lecture Hall 3 featuring her book What Makes a Man, discussing masculinity and male allyship to women.

Please feel free to contact the WRC at tesc_wrc@yahoo.com if you have additional questions regarding this event.

[I've edited this to include the correction that followed the original message.]

Rebecca Walker at Evergreen

Event: 
Wed, 02/01/2012 - 12:00pm - 1:15pm

From today's inbox -

The Womyn's Resource Center would like to invite you to join us in welcoming speaker Rebecca Walker to the Evergreen State College on February 1st, 2012.

Rebecca Walker, daughter of Alice Walker (Pulitzer-Prize winning author of The Color Purple), is an author, speaker, and activist. She was named by Time Magazine as one of the 50 most influential American leaders under 40 and by the League of Women Voters with the Women Who Could Be President Award. Rebecca Walker is most known as the original leader and founder of Third Wave Feminism. Her transformative views on race, gender, sexuality, and power, expressed through her memoirs, anthologies, articles, essays, and talks, have earned her world renown. Check out her official website.

Rebecca will be speaking at noon in the CAB conference room about her latest memoir, Baby Love. She will also be speaking again at 4 pm in Lecture Hall 3 featuring her book What Makes a Man, discussing masculinity and male allyship to women.

Please feel free to contact the WRC at tesc_wrc@yahoo.com if you have additional questions regarding this event.

[I've edited this to include the correction that followed the original message.]

Alfred Hitchcock's THE LADY VANISHES

From today's inbox:

The Greener Film Society is proud to present its first film event of the year--Alfred Hitchcock's THE LADY VANISHES.

Not only are we proud to show this classic masterpiece, but also to introduce our organization to the Evergreen community.

The film starts at 7 PM this Saturday in Lecture Hall 2.

Hope to see you all there!

Alfred Hitchcock's THE LADY VANISHES

Event: 
Sat, 01/14/2012 - 7:00pm

From today's inbox:

The Greener Film Society is proud to present its first film event of the year--Alfred Hitchcock's THE LADY VANISHES.

Not only are we proud to show this classic masterpiece, but also to introduce our organization to the Evergreen community.

The film starts at 7 PM this Saturday in Lecture Hall 2.

Hope to see you all there!

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