The Manship Theatre in the Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St., will host a screening of the film “As It Is in Heaven” at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 5. The film is directed by Joshua Overbay, LSU Theatre assistant professor of television and film.

The critically acclaimed film has played at several film festivals throughout the country and has been mentioned by many critics as one of the top 20 films of 2014.

After the film, Overbay and his partner, producer and cinematographer Isaac Pletcher will host a discussion on the film. In addition, “As It Is in Heaven” is being released on a larger scale via Gravitas Ventures on Tuesday, Feb. 3. Streaming will be available via iTunes, Cox, Verizon and many other outlets.

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Tickets are $7.50, with discounted rates for students, seniors and members of the military. Call (866) 451-2787 or visit