Filmfest DC Presents Summer Series at THEARC Theater

As a community service, the Washington, DC International Film Festival (Filmfest DC) will present "Filmfest DC at THEARC Theater," a weekend series of film festival favorites. The series will take place July 11, 12 and 14 and feature films for both adults and young people. Admission for all events is free-of-charge. This project is supported by a grant from the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities.

Friday, July 11 at 7:00PM

Marley is the definitive life story of legendary reggae musician and political prophet, Bob Marley, and features rare footage, incredible performances and revealing interviews with the people that knew him best.

Saturday, July 12 at 7:00PM

The mixed-race daughter of a Captain in the Royal Navy is raised as an aristocrat, but finds her social standing unique and becomes instrumental in the campaign to end slavery in England. Winner of the Filmfest DC 2014 Audience Award.

Ernest & Celestine
Monday, July 14 at 10:00AM

Deep below snowy, cobblestone streets lives a civilization of hardworking mice that are terrified of the bears that live above ground. Unlike her fellow mice, Celestine is an artist and a dreamer. When she nearly ends up as a breakfast for bear troubadour Ernest, the two form an unlikely bond. 2014 Oscar Nominee.

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