‘The Freshest Kids’ Next Up in Film Series


The Freshest Kids, a documentary tracing the history of break dancing and its place within hip-hop culture, will be shown Tuesday, Feb. 3, as part of the Spring 2009 Maryville Documentary Series.

All documentary films are shown in the University Auditorium. There is no admission charge. A small reception, beginning at 6 p.m. in the Auditorium lobby, will precede each film. The documentary series is sponsored by Maryville Student Government.

Remaining Spring 2009 Maryville Documentary Series schedule:

This Film is Not Yet Rated
Tuesday, March 24
The film explores the Hollywood movie rating system and how it affects American culture.

Tuesday, April 14
I.O.U.S.A examines the growing national debt and cautions that America must tighten its belt or face dire economic consequences.

Maryville University, founded in 1872, is a four-year, private university located in west St. Louis County. Ranked by US News & World Report as one of America’s Best Colleges in the Midwest, Maryville University students may choose from 50 academic programs, including degrees at the bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral levels. Among recent graduates, 94 percent are employed or attending graduate school. More than 15,000 Maryville alumni work and live in the St. Louis region.