Movie Night

Documentary – Bully (note: October is National Bully Prevention Month)

Rating: PG-13

Runtime: 94 min

Synopsis: At a point in time when bullying in America has reached epidemic proportions, Emmy-winning director Lee Hirsch invites viewers to spend a year in the lives of students and parents who contend with public torment and humiliation on a daily basis. By following the young victims from the classroom to their living rooms, we are given an intimate glimpse into the effects bullying has on their families and their developing sense of self-worth. Meanwhile, parents, administrators, and other students struggle to find a workable solution to the problem that will never go away unless we all stand up and face it eye to eye

A featured speaker will lead the discussion following the movie.

Date: October 23, 2014
Location: PDCCC Hobbs Suffolk Campus.
271 Kenyon Road
Suffolk, VA
Time: 4:00 p.m.
Cost: Free and open to the public
Location: Franklin Workforce Development Center.
100 North College Dr
Franklin, VA
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Cost: Free and open to the public


Classic Film – The Wizard of Oz Sing-a-long (note: This is the 75th Anniversary of the movie)

Rating: G

Run Time: 101 min

Release Year: 1939

Synopsis: Kansas girl Dorothy Gale and her dog, Toto, are whisked by a tornado into the magical land of Oz in this much loved musical adaptation of L. Frank Baum’s classic novel. Dorothy joins the Tin Man, the Scarecrow, and the Cowardly Lion on an adventure down the Yellow Brick Road to persuade the Wizard to help her find her way home.

Date: November 13, 2014
Location: PDCCC Hobbs Suffolk Campus.
271 Kenyon Road
Suffolk, VA
Time: 4:00 p.m.
Cost: Free and open to the public
Location: Franklin Workforce Development Center.
100 North College Dr
Franklin, VA
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Cost: Free and open to the public