Don’t Miss Inaugural “Films at The Marq”
May 03, 2016 07:42AM
● By Audrey Sellers
Calling all movie buffs: Apex Arts League is hosting its first-ever “Films at The Marq” event on May 7. The all-day event is designed to bring the community together to celebrate the art of films. All are invited to The Marq, Southlake’s community center, from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. for some free fun and great flicks.
Here’s what’s playing and when:
11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Taste of Film – Lunch and “Ratatouille” (sponsored by Celebrity Cruises)
A complimentary luncheon (open to the first 150 guests) is just the way to kick off the first film, a 2007 computer-animated comedy about a gourmet rodent chasing his culinary dreams.
1 to 3 p.m.
Short film exhibition (the 48-Hour Film Project) and film symposium
3 to 5 p.m.
Family feature – “The Iron Giant”
Relive all the adventure from the 1999 comedy/drama film in which a giant alien robot crash-lands in Maine.
5:30 to 7 p.m.
Zodiac Vodka tasting (sponsored by Zodiac Vodka)
Take a break, sample some vodka and peruse the onsite food trucks. They’ll have various meals and snacks for purchase from 5:30 to 9 p.m.
7 to 9 p.m.
Main Feature – “Tai Chi Zero”
In this 2012 fantasy/drama film, a martial artist protects his community from a villain who wants to construct a railroad through the center of his village.