View the full film festival schedule here. The most kid-friendly screenings are The Lorax and Disneynature’s Bears starting at 10 a.m. Saturday Feb 7 at the Byrd. Venues include Richmond and Henrico libraries, University of Richmond, Grace Street Theatre, the Science Museum, the Visual Arts Center, and the Byrd Theatre.
Not one but two free film festivals in Richmond this week!
“On February 5th – 9th, 2014, several local organizations will partner to present the Fourth Annual RVA Environmental Film Festival at Tuckahoe Library, VCU’s Grace Street Theater, the Visual Arts Center, and the Byrd Theatre. The festival will showcase local and national films selected to raise awareness of environmental issues relevant to the Richmond region, our nation, and our planet. This event is free and open to the public” – find the full film schedule here.
The theme of this year’s VCU Southern Film Festival is Sports and the South. A highlight is a screening of Remember the Titans on Friday, February 7, at 3 p.m. with special guest Coach Herman Boone. (VCU Campus, Academic Learning Commons, 1000 Floyd Avenue, Room 1107). Other films cover baseball, tennis, stock car racing and roller derby – see the full Friday and Saturday schedule here. The only film with admission cost is Secretariat at the VMFA ($8).