Presented as part of Bijou Film Forum, a series of screenings and discussions of acclaimed and provocative films that seek to engage community members and U. of Iowa students across all disciplines and fields of study through the art of film. Free Admission, first come, first served-- doors open at 5:40.
DIALOGUE: Post-screening panel discussion to follow with Kingsley Botchway, City Council member and Venise Berry, University of Iowa professor of Journalism and Mass Communications.
SOUTHSIDE WITH YOU
"Southside With You showcases a city as photogenic, dynamic, and charming as the lovers themselves." -Chicago Reader
The film chronicles the summer 1989 afternoon when the future President of the United States, Barack Obama, wooed his future First Lady, Michelle Obama, on a first date across Chicago's South Side.