Cinema Lounge, a film discussion group, takes place at 7:00 PM at Teaism in Penn Quarter, 400 8th St., NW in Washington, DC (closest Metro stop is Archives, also near Metro Center and Gallery Place). NOTE: We will meet in the downstairs area. You do not need to be a member of the Washington DC Film Society to attend.
Cinema Lounge is moderated by Adam Spector.
Monday, June 20, 2016
TOPIC: All-Time Favorites
Roger Ebert once said that you considered a film great if you couldn’t bear the thought of never seeing it again. What are the films you want to see over and over again? To put it another way, what movies would you want a desert island (along with food and shelter)?
Monday, July 18, 2016
TOPIC: What Do Movies Say About America?
As America celebrates its 240th birthday, how is it reflected in movies? What do movies tell us, and the rest of the world, about our nation?
Monday, August 15, 2016
TOPIC: The Films of Tim Burton
From Beetlejuice, to Batman, to Edward Scissorhands, to Ed Wood, Tim Burton has always presented a unique style and a distinct vision. With the upcoming release of Burton's new film, Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children, what do we expect from Burton, and can he surprise us?
Monday, September 19, 2016
It's our annual look back at the best and worst of the summer movies, and what to expect from the upcoming fall/winter season.
Daniel Vovak, 1972-2011.
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