BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) — The Manship Theatre in downtown Baton Rouge will be showing films all summer long. From Director David Cronenberg’s newest sci-fi horror to a documentary on one of Louisiana’s largest music festivals, there’s a showing for every type of movie-goer.

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Blue Hawaii (1961)

Date: Friday, June 3

Time: 7:30 p.m.

About the film: After arriving back in Hawaii from the Army, Chad Gates (Elvis Presley) defies his parents’ wishes for him to work at the family business and instead goes to work as a tour guide at his girlfriend’s agency. (Source: IMDB)

Memoria (2021)

Date: Saturday, June 4

Time: 7:30 p.m.

About the film: A woman from Scotland, while traveling in Colombia, begins to notice strange sounds. Soon she begins to think about their appearance. (Source: IMDB)

Petite Maman (2021)

Date: Sunday, June 12

Time: 2 p.m.

About the film: Nelly has just lost her grandmother and is helping her parents clean out her mother’s childhood home. She explores the house and the surrounding woods. One day she meets a girl her same age building a treehouse. (Source: IMDB)

Crimes of the Future (2022)

Date: Thursday, June 23

Time: 7:30 p.m.

About the film: Humans adapt to a synthetic environment, with new transformations and mutations. With his partner Caprice, Saul Tenser, celebrity performance artist, publicly showcases the metamorphosis of his organs in avant-garde performances. (Source: IMDB)

Jazz Fest: A New Orleans Story (2022)

Date: Friday, July 1

Time: 7:30 p.m.

About the film: A film that not only captures the signature annual music and cultural event that has been called America’s greatest festival in all of its beauty and glory, but also delves deep into the rich culture of The Big Easy. (Source: IMDB)

Spoof Night! With Beetlejuice

Date: Friday, Aug. 12

Time: 7:30 p.m.

About the film: The spirits of a deceased couple are harassed by an unbearable family that has moved into their home, and hire a malicious spirit to drive them out. (Source: IMDB)

Safe Space

Date: Saturday, Aug. 13

Time: 6 p.m.

About the film: The Royal Hearts Foundation presents The Safe Space, a witty, thought provoking drama of three men’s silent struggle to find a safe space to speak their truth. This performance will have you asking “Where do men go when they need a safe space to deal with the issues of life?” (Source: Manship Theatre)