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Girls POV


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My Queen
(Cecilia Amado, 2008)

Girls POV
Recommended for ages 10 and up

Zoom: Family Film Festival 2010

<em>Zoom</em>brings an assortment of entertaining and acclaimed films to the Wex each year. This time the festival features the return of Jim Henson's Muppets and new behind-the-scenes moments from<em>Sesame Street</em>, short films from around the globe, animation galore, and a can’t-miss Charlie Chaplin classic for the whole family. Families can also enjoy hands-on activities, our free Saturday morning breakfast and pajama party, and a Saturday afternoon ice cream social.

Sat, Dec 4, 2010 12 PM

This effervescent collection of short pieces by and about girls presents perspectives and experiences from all over the globe: from Scandinavia to South America to the Middle East.

The entertaining program covers a wide range of topics including toys, hopes, dreams, love, body image and functions, dance, gender, family dynamics, and larger spiritual questions. Some of the shorts are in languages other than English but have English subtitles. (69 mins., video)

The Zoom: Family Film Festival for 2010 was organized by Chris Stults, Wexner Center assistant curator of film/video, and Jean Pitman, educator for youth programs.

Please Note: The age recommendation listed above is very general. If you would like to discuss the specifics of any film before viewing it with your child, please call Jean Pitman at (614) 292-4614.

For information about Zoom: Family Film Festival screenings for schools, visit the school screening page.

Ballet Boys

Enjoy 25% off purchases and complimentary gift-wrapping in the Wexner Center Store, a free film screening, an exclusive gallery tour, and more during Member Appreciation Days, coming up December 3–6.

Temporary closure

Wexner Center for the Arts

Due to an ongoing investigation, the Wexner Center will be closed to the public on Tuesday. We apologize for the inconvenience. We will update this space and our Facebook page as new information is released.