From a basement in Cedar Rapids to the glamour of the Academy Awards, the sixth season of “The Film Lounge” touches on many genres, sights and sounds.

From a basement in Cedar Rapids to the glamour of the Academy Awards, the sixth season of “The Film Lounge” touches on many genres, sights and sounds.

Multidisciplinary artist Jason Snell in the “Sprites” alley in downtown Iowa City. (Photo: Jason Smith)
Bank runs were familiar events for Iowans in the late 1920s and early 1930s. In “It’s a Wonderful Life,” Mary Bailey (Donna Reed) saves the Bailey Building & Loan by offering money planned for her honeymoon to satisfy anxious customers. (Paramount Pictures)
Bank runs were familiar events for Iowans in the late 1920s and early 1930s. In “It’s a Wonderful Life,” Mary Bailey (Donna Reed) saves the Bailey Building & Loan by offering money planned for her honeymoon to satisfy anxious customers. (Paramount Pictures)

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