The Millennial Dream * Dec. 7 * Bijou * 6PM

The American Dream is the cultural motif that has inspired North America for the last century. Work hard, save, sacrifice and you will get ahead. America offers the freedom of upward mobility. But over the last decade the American Dream has been called into question. For many, it no longer [...]

The Millennial Dream * Dec. 7 * Bijou * 6PM

2017-11-09T17:27:38+00:00

Bikes vs. Cars *January 5th * Bijou Art Cinemas * 6pm

In BIKES vs CARS, director Fredrik Gertten explores the ongoing efforts of bicycle activists, from Copenhagen to Los Angeles to Sao Paulo, who are fighting for their right to ride on city streets against the combined forces of multi-billion dollar auto, oil, and construction lobbies, who are determined to keep our cities car dependent. The film is [...]

Bikes vs. Cars *January 5th * Bijou Art Cinemas * 6pm
2017-08-08T15:51:29+00:00

FIRE in the HEARTLAND***May 7th***Bijou Art Cinemas***6PM

Production Notes From the Director: The heart and soul of this film are the interviews with over twenty of the people who were at Kent State together during the protests and the events before, after and during the shootings on May 4, 1970. The process of making Fire in the Heartland over many years has [...]

FIRE in the HEARTLAND***May 7th***Bijou Art Cinemas***6PM 2016-10-18T20:06:10+00:00

THE HOMESTRETCH–April 2nd–Bijou Art Cinemas–6pm

THE HOMESTRETCH follows three homeless teens as they fight to stay in school, graduate, and build a future. Each of these resilient, inspiring teenagers - Roque, Kasey and Anthony - will surprise and challenge audiences to rethink stereotypes of homelessness as they work to complete their education while facing the trauma of being alone and [...]

THE HOMESTRETCH–April 2nd–Bijou Art Cinemas–6pm 2016-10-18T20:07:25+00:00

BRINGING IT HOME–January 8th–Bijou Art Cinema–6:00pm

A father’s search to find the healthiest building materials leads him to the completion of the nation’s first hemp house. Hemp with lime is a non-toxic, energy efficient, mildew, fire and pest resistant building material. The drawback — although research is legal in some states, hemp remains off-limits to almost all U.S. farmers.  Industrial hemp is [...]

BRINGING IT HOME–January 8th–Bijou Art Cinema–6:00pm 2016-10-18T20:17:02+00:00