Judas and the Black Messiah
Features Best Supporting Actor Oscar Winner Daniel Kaluuya
FBI informant William O’Neal (LaKeith Stanfield, Oscar nominee, Best Supporting Actor) infiltrates the Illinois Black Panther Party and is tasked with keeping tabs on their charismatic leader, Chairman Fred Hampton (Daniel Kaluuya, Oscar winner, Best Supporting Actor). A career thief, O’Neal revels in the danger of manipulating both his comrades and his handler, Special Agent Roy Mitchell (Jesse Plemons). Hampton’s political prowess grows just as he’s falling in love with fellow revolutionary Deborah Johnson (Dominique Fishback). Meanwhile, a battle wages for O’Neal’s soul. Will he align with the forces of good? Or subdue Hampton and The Panthers by any means, as FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover (Martin Sheen) commands?
2021, Rated R
Barb & Star Go To Vista Del Mar
Creators of Bridesmaids Return With Fresh Comedy
Take a trip and break out of your shell with Barb and Star. From the gals who brought you Bridesmaids (co-stars and co-writers Kristen Wiig and Annie Mumolo) comes BARB & STAR GO TO VISTA DEL MAR. Lifelong friends Barb and Star embark on the adventure of a lifetime when they decide to leave their small Midwestern town for the first time … ever.
2021, Rated PG-13
Free Kids Movie
Sponsored by Mineral Point Public Library
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Halloween Movie and Costume Contest for Kids
Sponsored by Mineral Point Kiwanis and Key Clubs and the Mineral Point Public Library
It’s time to start thinking of great Halloween costume ideas for kids!
The Mineral Point Kiwanis and Key Clubs and the Mineral Point Public Library, thanks to the generous usage of the Mineral Point Opera House, are sponsoring a children’s Halloween free movie and costume contest on the morning of Saturday, October 30.
Beginning at 10 am sharp, children’s costumes will be judged. Prizes will be donated by various businesses.
While the results are tabulated, youngsters will be treated to a short Halloween kids movie. At the conclusion of the movie, the winners will be announced. Each participating child will receive a treat.
Please join us!
11th Annual Driftless Film Festival
Once a year, the Driftless Film Festival brings together the best of new independent cinema with the landscape, artistic energy, and local atmosphere of Southwest Wisconsin. Celebrating its 11th anniversary, Driftless continues to provide a one-of-a-kind cinematic experience for audiences and filmmakers alike.
Founded in 2009 by filmmakers Darren Burrows and Nicholas Langholff, Driftless was born of a love for independent films, an appreciation of the unusual region, and the joy of spending a weekend immersed in the charm Mineral Point’s galleries, shops, restaurants, and bars. It is this delightful marriage of place and cinematic story that is the core of the Driftless vision today.
Daily passes and individual screening tickets will be available.
Stay tuned for details!
Presented by Driftless Film Festival