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Campus Films: An entertainment tradition

Each semester, we present a film nearly every weekend in the comfy Woodland theater of Davies Student Center. Each slate of titles offers a wide variety of quality films, both classics and recent award-winners, so students and community members can all find something they will enjoy.

The University Activities Commission Film Series will be offering in-person screenings this fall for students, faculty, and staff only. Unfortunately for the safety of our students and our campus, we will not allow community members to attend. Additionally, all attendees will be required to wear their masks and physically distance themselves from other filmgoers. We will not be providing free popcorn and please refrain from bringing your own favorite movie snacks.

We are deeply sorry, but we look forward to community members joining us again in the future. Any questions can be directed to our Films Chair Natalie Rehbein ( or the Adviser Joann Martin ( 


Start times (open hours) are accurate but close times will vary depending on the movie's runtime so estimated close times are listed. There is free admission with Blugold Card.

Woodland Theatre Hours
  1. 7 p.m. – 10 p.m.
  1. 2 p.m. – 5 p.m.
  2. 7 p.m. – 10 p.m.
  1. 2 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Campus Film Pass - Not Available for Fall 2020.
Community members interested in attending campus film screenings may buy a Campus Film Pass at the Services Center in Davies Center. Campus Film Passes are good for the full 2019-2020 Academic Year.

$10 Individual Yearly Pass
$20 Family Yearly Pass (Family= any amount of people over 1)
$ 5 Single Film Screening- Want to see just one film all year? This pass is for you.

Students — help plan and promote the campus film program by joining the UAC Film Committee.

Campus Films: Fall 2020

Movies + popcorn = FUN

Popcorn bags filled up on table outside theatre.

September 4, 5, 6: Once Upon a Time in Hollywood
Actor Rick Dalton gained fame and fortune by starring in a 1950s television Western but is now struggling to find meaningful work in a Hollywood that he doesn't recognize anymore. He spends most of his time drinking and palling around with Cliff Booth, his easygoing best friend and longtime stunt double. Rick also happens to live next door to Roman Polanski and Sharon Tate -- the filmmaker and budding actress whose futures will forever be altered by members of the Manson Family.

2019 | R | 2h 40min | Comedy/Drama
Directed by Quentin Tarantino

September 11, 12, 13: Hurricane Bianca
A teacher from New York moves to a small town in Texas and is quickly fired for being gay. He soon returns dressed as a mean lady to get revenge on the nasty townspeople.

2016 |TV-MA | 1h 24min | Comedy
Directed by Matt Kugelman

September 18, 17, 19: Jurassic Park
In Steven Spielberg's massive blockbuster, paleontologists Alan Grant (Sam Neill) and Ellie Sattler (Laura Dern) and mathematician Ian Malcolm (Jeff Goldblum) are among a select group chosen to tour an island theme park populated by dinosaurs created from prehistoric DNA. While the park's mastermind, billionaire John Hammond (Richard Attenborough), assures everyone that the facility is safe, they find out otherwise when various ferocious predators break free and go on the hunt.

1993 | PG-13 | 2h 7min | Adventure/Sci-fi
Directed by Steven Spielberg

September 25, 26, 27: Good Will Hunting
Will Hunting (Matt Damon) has a genius-level IQ but chooses to work as a janitor at MIT. When he solves a difficult graduate-level math problem, his talents are discovered by Professor Gerald Lambeau (Stellan Skarsgard), who decides to help the misguided youth reach his potential. When Will is arrested for attacking a police officer, Professor Lambeau makes a deal to get leniency for him if he will get treatment from therapist Sean Maguire (Robin Williams).

1997 | R | 2h 7min | Drama/Romance
Directed by Gus Van Sant

October 9, 10, 11: Dunkirk
Allied soldiers from Belgium, the British Empire, and France are surrounded by the German Army and evacuated during a fierce battle in World War II.

2017 | PG-13 | 1h 46min | Action, Drama, History
Directed by Christopher Nolan

October 16, 17, 18: Lights Out
When Rebecca (Teresa Palmer) left home, she thought that her childhood fears were behind her. As a young girl growing up, she was never really sure of what was real when the lights went out at night. Now, her little brother Martin (Gabriel Bateman) is experiencing the same unexplained and terrifying events that jeopardized her safety and sanity. Holding a mysterious attachment to their mother (Maria Bello), a supernatural entity has returned with a vengeance to torment the entire family.

2016 | PG-13 | 1h 21 min | Horror/Thriller
Directed by David F. Sandberg


48 Hour Video Project Information:
Informational Meeting/Kick-Off:
 Tuesday, November 10 at 6:00 pm (virtual)
Theme: To be determined
Submission Deadline: Thursday, November 12 at 6:30 pm

Thursday, November 19: Screening of 48 Hour Video Project | 6:00 pm | UAC YouTube Live

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