Sunday Movies @ Main: Eighth Grade (2018)

1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Main Library
The Eichelberger Forum, 1st Floor

Event Details

Thirteen-year-old Kayla (Elsie Fisher) endures the tidal wave of contemporary suburban adolescence as she makes her way through the last week of middle school--the end of her thus far disastrous eighth grade year--before she begins high school.

Nominated for Best Performance by an Actress in a Comedy at the Golden Globes. Winner of the Best First Screenplay Award at the Film Independent Spirit Awards. Winner of a WGA Award for Best Original Screenplay.

"First-time director Bo Burnham's tender take on teen angst, starring an incandescent Elsie Fisher, is a flat-out triumph-a film that is both indelibly of the moment and achingly timeless."- Peter Travers, Rolling Stone.

Event Type(s): Movies
Age Group(s): Adults