Last Chance to See FILM FORWARD

FILM FORWARD comes to Tacoma Sep. 3-7, 2013
FILM FORWARD comes to Tacoma Sep. 3-7, 2013

There are still opportunities tonight, on Friday, and Saturday to catch some of the incredible films being shown for free throughout Tacoma as part of the Sundance Institute’s international touring program “Film Forward.”  Click here for detailed information on each film, show times, and related events.

Scheduled show times for the remaining films and events:

Thursday, September 5, 2013

Town of Runners
(in-school screening for students at Truman Middle School)
Bones Brigade: An Autobiography
Time: 3:30 PM
Location: Tacoma Public Library, 1102 Tacoma Avenue South
Cost: Free
Post film discussion: Ryan Spence, skateboarder and skate park designer; Robert Boyle and Kevin Carlton, Grit City Grindhouse; Ben Warner, Alchemy Skate Center; moderated by Taylor Woodruff, Grit City Grindhouse
Reception
Time: 4:30 PM – 5 PM
Location: Collins Memorial Library, University of Puget Sound, 1500 North Warner Street
Cost: Free

Meet Julia Meltzer, director of The Light in Her Eyes, and enjoy the Muslim Journeys Bookshelf and Book Art Exhibit, “Al-Mutanabi Street.” Light refreshments served.
The Light in Her Eyes – special screening with director Julia Meltzer
Time: 5 PM
Location: Collins Memorial Library, University of Puget Sound, 1500 North Warner Street
Cost: Free
Post film discussion: Julia Meltzer, director for The Light in Her Eyes; moderated by Dr. Turan Kayaoglu, Professor of Middle East Studies at University of Washington Tacoma
Tacoma Runners Thursday Beer Run
Time: 6:30 – 7:15 PM
Tacoma Runners will meet at the Grand Cinema, complete their run and return for refreshments preceding the screening of Town of Runners.
Town of Runners – special screening with director Jerry Rothwell
Time: 7:30 PM
Location: The Grand Cinema, 606 S. Fawcett Avenue
Cost: Free
Post film discussion: Jerry Rothwell, director of Town of Runners; moderated by Dr. Bill Kunz, University of Washington Tacoma

Friday, September 6, 2013

The Loving Story
Time: 6 PM
Location: Jason Lee Middle School, 602 N. Sprague Avenue
Cost: Free
Post film discussion: TBA

Saturday, September 7, 2013

Beasts of the Southern Wild
Time: 2 PM
Location: Tacoma Public Library, 1102 Tacoma Avenue South
Cost: Free
Post film discussion: Moderated by Dr. Joanne Clarke Dillman, University of Washington Tacoma
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