The Max in Meridian
The Reivers
Jim Caviezel

Upcoming Film Festivals:

Fear Fete Horror Film Festival (Biloxi): October 18-21, 2018


Rails to Reels Film Festival (Meridian): October 19-21, 2018


Grenada Afterglow Film Festival(Grenada): October 27, 2018
























Special Event & Screenings


Jim Caviezel | Sept 7th | 7:30 PM |Thalia Mara Hall | Jackson, MS

Jim Caviezel is an American film and television actor, known for portraying Jesus Christ in the 2004 Mel Gibson film, "The Passion of the Christ." In his latest movie released March 2018, Caviezel plays Luke in "Paul, Apostle of Christ." This event will be held Friday, Sept. 7th at 7:30pm at Thalia Mara Hall in Jackson, MS.


The MAX Fall Film Series  | Sept 20th | 8 PM | My Dog Skip | MS Arts + Entertainment Experience - Amphitheater | Meridian, MS 

On Thursday, September 20th, 8p -- The MAX Fall Film Series -- My Dog Skip(2000). My Dog Skip is the story of a shy boy growing up in 1940s Mississippi with the help of his beloved dog, Skip. Based on the novel by Willie Morris, the movie was filmed in Canton. Ward Emling, retired director of the Mississippi Film Office, will introduce the film. The movie starred Steve McQueen and was filmed in Carrollton and Greenwood.

Food trucks and cash bar available.

Screening will take place outdoors in The MAX amphitheater. In case of rain, films will be shown in the Multipurpose Gallery.  $5 Admission | Free for members

Other films in the series include:
October 5, A Time to Kill
October 19, Field of Dreams
November 1, Walter Anderson: Realizations of an Artist (documentary)
November 15, The Ponder Heart
*Films and details subject to change











Woolfolk State Office Building
501 North West Street, 5th Floor
Jackson, MS 39201
P.O. Box 849
Jackson, MS 39205
T: 601-359-3297
F: 601-359-5048
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Betty Black
Bill Webb (Gulf Coast Office)