From Book to Film

The beloved summer family film series returns for its eighth year in 2018!

Gateway Film Center has again partnered with Columbus Metropolitan Library to promote reading, family together time, and appreciation of great movies with our celebrated summer series, From Book to Film.

From May 25 – August 23, the series will feature a movie inspired by a great book every day, all summer long. Admission is free with a library card (up to 4 admissions).

Brought to you in part by Puffin Foundation West and PNC.


How to Train Your Dragon (2010)

action, adventure, animation | PG | 1hr 38min

A hapless young Viking who aspires to hunt dragons becomes the unlikely friend of a young dragon himself, and learns ...

Opening at GFC:


  • August 16th
Wizard of Oz, The (1939)

adventure, family, fantasy | PG | 1hr 42min

Dorothy Gale is swept away from a farm in Kansas to a magical land of Oz in a tornado and embarks on a quest with her ...

Opening at GFC:


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  • August 17th
  • August 18th
  • August 19th
  • August 20th
  • August 21st
  • August 22nd
  • August 23rd