Film Screening

Henson Highlights: "Muppets Most Wanted"

The Muppets embark on a European tour, only to be thrown into disarray when Kermit is framed for criminal activity, and falls victim to an impostor. Starring Ricky Gervais, Ty Burrell and Tina Fey (2014, 112 minutes, PG)

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Henson Highlights: "The Muppets"

When wealthy businessman Tex Richman plans to demolish Muppet Theater, big-time fan Walter must get The Muppets back together to save their beloved performance space. Starring Jason Segel, Amy Adams and Chris Cooper. (2011, 103 minutes, PG)

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Henson Highlights: "The Witches"

Orphan Luke Eveshim discovers the secret plot of a gang of witches to rid the world of children. He and his friend Bruno are determined to stop the plot at all costs. Starring Anjelica Huston, Mai Zetterling, Rowan Atkinson and Jeasen Fisher. (1990, 91 minutes, PG)

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Henson Highlights: "Labyrinth"

15 year old Sarah’s infant brother, Toby, has been kidnapped by Goblin King Jareth. Determined to retrieve him, she must venture into a labyrinth unlike anything she’s seen before. Starring David Bowie and Jennifer Connelly. (1986, 102 minutes, PG)

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Henson Highlights: "The Dark Crystal"

The planet Thra has fallen into disarray after the shattering of the powerful “Dark Crystal.” Protagonist Jen seeks to restore the shattered Dark Crystal to its original form, and restore order to his home planet. Starring Stephen Garlick, Lisa Maxwell and Billie Whitelaw.(1982, 93 minutes, PG)

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Henson Highlights: "The Muppet Movie"

Join us as we celebrate the genius of Jim Henson. First up: "The Muppet Movie." Kermit the Frog, accompanied by many of his Muppet friends, ventures to Hollywood in search of fame and success, while evading a determined frog leg salesman. Starring Jim Henson, Frank Oz and Jerry Nelson. (1979, 96 minutes, G)

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LGBTQ Film Festival

The library's 2014 Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ) film festival highlights some of the best in independent film making. Films run four consecutive Sundays in September and October, starting at 2 pm in the Main Library Veterans Room.

Sept. 21 - "Zenne Dancer" (2012) 99 min. Turkey. Winner of the Antalya Golden Orange and Nuremberg film festivals, "Zenne Dancer" tells the story of a trio of gay men, whose different perspectives on gay culture in conservative Turkey tell a poignant and emotional story.

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LGBT Film Festival

The Oak Park Public Library is proud to sponsor the 2014 Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender (LGBT) film festival, highlighting some of the best in independent film making. Films run four consecutive Sundays in September and October, starting at 2 pm in the Main Library Veterans Room.

Sept. 21 - "Zenne Dancer" (2012) 99 min. Turkey. Winner of the Antalya Golden Orange and Nuremberg film festivals, "Zenne Dancer" tells the story of a trio of gay men, whose different perspectives on gay culture in conservative Turkey tell a poignant and emotional story.

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LGBT Film Festival

The Oak Park Public Library is proud to sponsor the 2014 Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender (LGBT) film festival, highlighting some of the best in independent film making. Films run four consecutive Sundays in September and October, starting at 2 pm in the Main Library Veterans Room.

Sept. 21 - "Zenne Dancer" (2012) 99 min. Turkey. Winner of the Antalya Golden Orange and Nuremberg film festivals, "Zenne Dancer" tells the story of a trio of gay men, whose different perspectives on gay culture in conservative Turkey tell a poignant and emotional story.

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LGBT Film Festival

The Oak Park Public Library is proud to sponsor the 2014 Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender (LGBT) film festival, highlighting some of the best in independent film making. Films run four consecutive Sundays in September and October, starting at 2 pm in the Main Library Veterans Room.

Sept. 21 - "Zenne Dancer" (2012) 99 min. Turkey. Winner of the Antalya Golden Orange and Nuremberg film festivals, "Zenne Dancer" tells the story of a trio of gay men, whose different perspectives on gay culture in conservative Turkey tell a poignant and emotional story.

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