Sunday December 21 @ 4pm
Come celebrate the holiday season with a screening of the definitive film adaptation of Charles Dickens’ classic novel starring Alastair Sim. Christmas cookies will be served, and there will be a brief introduction to the film by writer Iain Reid and Screening Room owner Wendy Huot.
$10 general admission / all proceeds will be donated to Home Base Housing, a local non-profit that provides supportive housing in Kingston.
Monday January 16 @ 6:45pm
After Laura Poitras received encrypted emails from someone with information on the government’s massive covert-surveillance programs, she and reporter Glenn Greenwald flew to Hong Kong to meet the sender, who turned out to be Edward Snowden.
Presented by the Surveillance Studies Centre at Queen’s University / Discussion following film hosted by Dr. David Lyon.
Thursday December 11 @ 6:55pm
Broken, desperate men chase their dreams and run from their demons in the North Dakota oil fields. A local Pastor risks everything to help them. “Powerful… Steinbeckian…an indelible snapshot of a despairing moment in American history.” (Variety)
Rated 98% Fresh on Rotten Tomatoes. The Screening Room owner’s personal choice for Best Documentary of 2014.
Friday February 13 @ 9:30pm
Part of CFRC 101.9‘s 10th Annual Funding Drive
A campus culture war between blacks and whites at a predominantly white school comes to a head when the staff of a humor magazine stages an offensive Halloween party. A sly, provocative satire of race relations that won the 2014 Sundance Film Festival’s “Special Jury Award for Breakthrough Talent.”