Jul 09 2022
Teen Book + Film Club: The Outsiders

Teen Book + Film Club: The Outsiders

Presented by Sidewalk Film Festival + Center at Sidewalk Film Center + Cinema

Sidewalk’s Teen Book + Film Club is a fun activity for your middle or high schooler this summer! Based on our monthly Book + Film Clubs, this summer program is an opportunity for teens to make new friends, watch fun films and engage their reading & critical thinking skills through the summer. Register by the deadline to have your books mailed to you. If you sign up after the deadline, don’t sweat it! You’ll just have to pick up your book from the cinema box office. Read the book and then join other teens as we screen the film adaptation and host a round-table discussion.

Book: The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton
Film: The Outsiders (dir. Francis Ford Coppola, 1983)
Book Delivery Registration Deadline: Sunday June 26

Register by the deadline to have your books mailed to you. If you sign up after the deadline, don’t sweat it! You’ll just have to pick up your book from the cinema box office.
Registration fee includes 1 book, 1 private screening ticket, and the post film discussion.

Common Sense Media Book Review: Recommended for ages 12+
Common Sense Media Film Review: Recommended for ages 14+

Synopsis: A teen gang in rural Oklahoma, the Greasers are perpetually at odds with the Socials, a rival group. When Greasers Ponyboy and Johnny get into a brawl that ends in the death of a Social member, the boys are forced to go into hiding. Soon Ponyboy and Johnny, along with the intense Dallas and their other Greaser buddies, must contend with the consequences of their violent lives. While some Greasers try to achieve redemption, others meet tragic ends.

Admission Info

Purchase Tickets for Teen Book + Film Club: The Outsiders here.

Your $30 registration fee includes 1 book, 1 private screening ticket, and the post film discussion.

Purchase by June 26 to have your book mailed to you, all orders made after June 26 will need to pick up their books in our box office.

Email: jessica@sidewalkfest.com

Dates & Times

2022/07/09 - 2022/07/09

  • Jul 9, 2022 at 12:30 pm (Sat)
Location Info

Sidewalk Film Center + Cinema

1821 2nd Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35203