The Mercer Island Arts Council’s film series returns with a new name and a fresh look to celebrate the 15th year of FREE movies on Mercer Island!
Continue to discover the “Art of Film” in the second half of this season of Friday Night Films. Movie selections explore visual arts, dance, music, theater, and more to delight art lovers of all ages.
Most screenings start at 7:30 pm at Aljoya, where film historian Lance Rhoades sets the stage with an introduction for each film and then leads a Q&A to share more insights and interesting facts. All films are free and open to the public.
Visit www.mercergov.org/fridayfilms for the full Winter/Spring 2020 lineup.
Mad Hot Ballroom (Marilyn Agrelo, 2005)
Friday, April 3 | 7:30 pm | Aljoya, 2430 76th Avenue SE | FREE
Follow the lives of several fifth graders in New York City as they prepare for a ballroom dancing competition in this heartwarming documentary.
This series is presented by the Mercer Island Arts Council and Mercer Island Parks & Recreation with additional support from the Mercer Island Sister City Association.