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Special Screenings for Sat., Sept. 7
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    Special Screenings

    Becoming Leslie: Filmmaker Q&A (2019)

    Community Cinema: If you lived in Austin in the 2000s, you knew Leslie. The homeless mayoral candidate in a leopard print thong, for many Leslie defined bumper-sticker Weird Austin – but Frazier's documentary explores the complexities and the tragedies behind the Leslie-branded fridge magnets. Filmmakers in attendance for a Q&A.
    Sat., Sept. 7, 7pm. Free. 
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    Special Screenings

    Norma Rae (1979)

    Saturday Matinee. Field picked up her first Oscar for her title performance as an ordinary Southern mill worker who, with the help of a labor organizer from New York, finds the courage to agitate for unionization of the factory at which she works.
    Sat., Sept. 7, 1:30pm. Free. 
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    Special Screenings

    Shazam! (2019)

    Saturday Movie Matinee. Billy Batson (Angel) has spent his childhood running away from one foster home after another. But when Billy is suddenly gifted with unbelievable powers  –  inadvertently becoming the target of would-be supervillain Thaddeus Sivana (Strong) in the process  – he must lean on his newest foster family’s support to save the world. Read a full review of Shazam!.
    Sat., Sept. 7, 2pm. Free. 

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