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Free Friday Movies at the Dr. James Carlson Library

Free Friday movies are screened at the Dr. James Carlson Library on the second Friday of each month from September through May. Movies start at 1 p.m. in the community room. Free popcorn is served at all films. Adults must accompany children age 9 and younger. Upcoming dates and film titles:

  • Friday, Feb. 8 – Going in Style (PG-13) at the Dr. James Carlson Library
  • Friday, March 8 – Crazy Rich Asians (PG-13) at the Dr. James Carlson Library
  • Friday, April 12 – Green Book (PG-13) at the Dr. James Carlson Library
  • Friday, May 10 – Instant Family (PG-13) at the Dr. James Carlson Library

French Film Festival

Expand your knowledge about the Francophone world with the diversity of French cinema! Join us for six French films, with English subtitles, at the downtown Main Library location. The NDSU Department of Modern Languages, who received a Tournées Film Festival award from the FACE Foundation (French-American Cultural Exchange), is sponsoring the French Film Festival. Film descriptions are at face-foundation.org/tournees-film-festival. All films are free and open to the public. Free popcorn will be served. Contact Lori West at 701.476.5977 for details.

  • Tuesday, Feb. 5 – Félicité (2017) at the Main Library at 6:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, Feb. 9 – Family Film Selection: The Big Bad Fox and Other Tales (2017) at the Main Library at 1 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Feb. 19 – Fatima (2015) at the Main Library at 6:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Feb. 26 – My Life as a Zucchini (2016) at the Main Library at 6:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, Feb. 28 – Classic Film Selection: Jaguar (1967) at the Main Library at 6:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday, March 5 – The Workshop (2017) at the Main Library at 6:30 p.m.

Movie Musicals: Classics Through the Years

Local film critic Matt Olien along with film historian and former Concordia College Professor Tony McRae will host a film series featuring four classic movie musicals that represent the range of the genre through the years. A short discussion will follow each screening. Free popcorn will be served. Contact Lori West at 701.476.5977 for details.

  • Sunday, Feb. 3 – Top Hat (1935, Not rated) at 2 p.m. at the Main Library
  • Sunday, Feb. 17 – On the Town (1949, Not rated) at 2 p.m. at the Main Library
  • Sunday, March 3 – Gigi (1958, G) at 2 p.m. at the Main Library
  • Sunday, March 10 – Cabaret (1972, PG) at 2 p.m. at the Main Library