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Monthly Film Screenings
  • Every Tuesday 6pm @ the American Center Auditorium

    Entrance Free! Seating is limited and is first-come, first-served. Please contact the American Center at amcentersl@state.gov or at (11) 249-8100 with any questions. No parking available. 

  • Gandhi Movie Poster
    January 6 - Gandhi

    Mohandas Gandhi was central to Martin Luther King, Jr’s understanding of non-violence. In Lord Richard Attenborough’s award winning 1982 classic, Sir Ben Kingsley stars as the man who rose from simple lawyer to worldwide symbol of peace and understanding. A critical masterpiece, Gandhi is an intriguing story about activism, politics, religious tolerance and freedom. (Running time: 191 minutes) 

  • The Rosa Parks Story Movie Poster
    January 20 - The Rosa Parks Story

    Many people believe Rosa Parks' simple refusal to move to the back of a Montgomery, Alabama bus was her contribution to the Civil Rights Movement, but this engrossing look at her life tells the whole story. At a young age, she refused to recognize her alleged inferiority to whites and became an activist working for the NAACP. The screening will be followed by a panel discussion. (Running time: 94 minutes) 

  • Milk Movie Poster
    January 27 - Milk

    His life changed history. His courage changed lives. Academy Award winner Sean Penn stars in this stirring celebration of Harvey Milk, the first openly gay man elected to major public office. This compelling film follows Milk’s powerful journey to inspire hope for equal rights during one of the least tolerant times in America’s history. (Running time: 129 minutes) 

Saturday Movies

  • January 10, 3:30 pm

    Rio 

  • January 17, 3:30 pm

    Rio 2 

  • January 24, 3: 30 pm

    Journey of Natty Gann 

  • January 31, 3:30 pm

    KiKi’s Delivery Service