IMPORTANT NOTE:  First Thursday Films @ the Capri moves to North Community High School in North Minneapolis in 2019-2020 while the Capri is closed for expansion and renovation.

Map/Directions to North High

Come for the movies. Stay for the conversation.

Harriet
February 6  |  7pm  |  $5  |  Conversation Leader: John Wright
Based on the thrilling and inspirational life of an iconic American freedom fighter, Harriet tells the extraordinary tale of Harriet Tubman’s escape from slavery and transformation into one of America’s greatest heroes. Her courage, ingenuity, and tenacity freed hundreds of slaves and changed the course of history.

We Are The Radical Monarchs
March 5  |  7pm  |  $5  |  Conversation Leader: Robin Hickman 
Filmed over three years, We Are The Radical Monarchs documents an Oakland-based alternative to the Girl Scouts – specifically for girls of color, ages 8-13. The girls earn badges for units on social justice, such as Black Lives Matter, Radical Beauty, Disability Justice, and being an LGBTQ ally.

Charm City
April 2 |  7pm  |  $5  |  Conversation Leader: To be named 
During three years of unparalleled violence in Baltimore, Charm City delivers an unexpectedly candid, observational portrait of those left on the frontlines. With grit, fury, and compassion, a group of police, citizens, and government officials grapple with the consequences of violence and try to reclaim their future.

MSPIFF Encore
May 7  |  7pm  |  $5  |  Conversation Leader: Craig Rice
Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival (MSPIFF) Encore Screening:  This year’s MSPIFF runs April 9 – 25, 2020.  First Thursdays in May will feature an outstanding film from the festival, to be announced.

Burden
June 4  |  7pm  |  $5  |  Conversation Leader:David Grant
Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival (MSPIFF) Encore Screening:  This year’s MSPIFF runs April 9 – 25, 2020.  First Thursdays in May will feature an outstanding film from the festival, to be announced.

Come for the movies. Stay for the conversation.

Topical and relevant in these turbulent times, First Thursday Films aims to create a space for dialogue and better understanding.  Come for the movies. Stay for the conversation.

All of the Capri’s regular programming continues at alternate Northside locations during construction in 2019-20. Get the latest on events and the expansion and renovation. Join the Capri’s email list HERE or text CAPRITHEATER to 22828.