COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Thursday, October 19

1 event

Film

Friday, October 20

2 events

Film

  • Ciné Barcafé

    Oct. 20–21, 12 a.m. $5. www.athenscine.com

    Gonzoriffic Underground Movie Show

    The annual late-night movie show brings a unique brand of bizarre and beautiful DIY cinema to the big screen. See Story on p. 15.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    7 p.m. FREE! www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    Flicker Film Society

    "31 Days of Darkness" continues with a screening of Rockula followed by a Halloween party with LOS MEESFITS and THE PLAGUE.

Saturday, October 21

3 events

Film

  • Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries

    2–4 p.m. FREE! www.homemovieday.com

    Home Movie Day

    Attendees are encouraged to bring in their home movies (16mm, 8mm, Super8) and DVDs and learn about moving image preservation and the value of personal histories. Home movies in the collection will be screened.  

  • Ciné Barcafé

    Oct. 20–21, 12 a.m. $5. www.athenscine.com

    Gonzoriffic Underground Movie Show

    The annual late-night movie show brings a unique brand of bizarre and beautiful DIY cinema to the big screen. See Story on p. 15.

  • Ciné Barcafé

    3 & 7:15 p.m. (films). 5 p.m. (reception). FREE! willson.uga.edu

    Willson Center Screening with James Ponsoldt

    Filmmaker James Ponsoldt will introduce Peter Bogdanovich's The Last Picture Show, take part in a conversation about his career wtih Nicholas Allen, then introduce his own critically acclaimed 2013 film The Spectacular Now. A reception will be held in between screenings.

Sunday, October 22

1 event

Film

  • Winder Cultural Arts Center, Winder

    7 p.m. FREE! www.winderculturalarts.com

    Southwest of Salem

    The documentary looks at the persecution of Latina lesbians wrongly accused to rape. A Q&A with film subject Anna Vasquez will follow the screening. 

Monday, October 23

1 event

Film

  • Hi-Lo Lounge

    9 p.m. FREE! www.hiloathens.com

    Creature Comforts Creature Feature

    Ming Vase presents the Japanese horror classic Onibaba

Thursday, October 26

2 events

Film

  • Georgia Museum of Art

    7 p.m. FREE! www.georgiamuseum.org

    Through a Lens Darkly

    The documentary focuses on the role of photography in shaping the identity and social emergence of African American from slavery to the present. Presented in conjunction with the exhibition "Muse: Mickalene Thomas Photographs and tête-á-tête."

  • Ciné Barcafé

    5 p.m. FREE! 706-769-3950

    Abouet and Gomis

    French writer and filmmaker Marguerite Aboute and filmmaker Alain Gomis will offer a reception and book signing prior to the 7:15 screening of Gomis' film Félicité. 

Wednesday, November 1

1 event

Film

  • ACC Library

    7 p.m. FREE! ww.hope.film

    Defining Hope

    The documentary looks at nurses and patients as they face death and embrace hope.