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4 events found.

Sat, February 20
@ 2:30 p.m.
Movie screening: Guess Who's Coming to Dinner (1967)
Summary: Old-line liberals Matt and Christina Drayton (Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn) have raised their daughter Joey (Katharine Houghton) to think for herself and not blindly conform to the conventional. Still, they aren't prepared for the shock when she returns home from a vacation with a new fiancé: African-American doctor John Prentice (Sidney Poitier). While they come to grips with whatever prejudices they might still harbor, the younger folks must also contend with John's parents (R…
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Adults
Sun, April 17
@ 2 p.m.
Film screening & discussion: Don't Think I've Forgotten: Cambodia's Lost Rock and Roll
Please join us for a film screening of Don't Think I've Forgotten: Cambodia's Lost Rock and Roll. The screening will be followed by a discussion with the Director and Producer John Pirozzi. Sponsored by Mekong NYC in celebration of Khmer New Year.
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Adults
Sat, July 9
@ 2:30 p.m.
Movie Screening: Purple Rain featuring Prince
.small img{ width: 15%; height: auto; } "Purple Rain," the first starring film for Prince, is the story of an arrogant, young black singer, born and raised in Minneapolis, who reaches the pinnacle of stardom. "The Kid's" (Prince) has a miserable home life, where he suffers the brutalities of his father, played by Clarence Williams III, and he struggles to win the love of the beautiful Apollonia. Gorgeously photographed by Donald Thorin, "Purple Rain" is essentially a glorified music vi…
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Adults
Sun, October 9
@ 2 p.m.
Rafael Hernandez Film Festival
Please join us for the Rafael Hernandez Film Festival sponsored by the Association for Puerto Rican Hispanic Heritage. Enjoy the music composed by Rafael Hernandez and performed by various Latin artists including: Vocalist Gloria Mirabal, Pianist Zoila Martinez, Harpist Jose Luis Rodriguez, Soprano Eva de la O and Singer-songwriter Fredi Dionisio. Rafael Hernandez (1892-1965) is considered to be one of the greatest Puerto Rican composer.
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Adults