Movie

Banned Book-to-Movie Night @North

North Branch Library celebrates banned books with a screening of the Academy Award Nominated animated film Persepolis from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, September 25.

The film is the critically acclaimed adaptation of Marjane Satrapi's graphic novel of the same title. Satrapi's work was most recently banned in the Chicago school district in 2013, sparking protests from the teacher's union and from students.

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Maidentrip Screening @West

The "Strong Girls Rule" film discussion series celebrating women in sport begins with a screening of Maidentrip (82 min.) followed by discussion and Q&A with Stephanie Evans, Commodore of Berkeley's Cal Sailing Club

Maidentrip is a feature length documentary about the inspirational journey of Laura Dekker, who at the age of 14 became the youngest person to sail alone around the world.

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Super Cinema @ Central

December:  Magical Realism in Film

 

Friday, December 5         The Fisher King    (1991 / 137 min. / R)

                                                                      (Dir. Terry Gilliam, with Robin Williams)

Friday, December 12        Wings of Desire   (1987 / 128 min. / PG-13)       

                                                                      (Dir. Wim Wenders, w. Bruno Ganz, Peter Falk)

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CineKids Movie Series @Claremont

Join us for fantastic, fantastical animated movies! On July 17, we will show Ernest and Celestine, the Academy Award nominated movie that received standing ovations at both Cannes and the Toronto Film Festival. Celestine is an artistic, dream-filled mouse that under unusual circumstances, becomes friends with Ernest, a troubadour bear. But it isn't long before their friendship is put on trial by their respective bear-fearing and mice-eating communities. Based on the book series by the same name by Gabrielle Vincent.

80 minutes, Ages 6 and up.

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