Movies At The Library

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Bring your treats and join us to enjoy FREE films at the Library.
 
Vice explores the epic story about how a bureaucratic Washington insider quietly became the most powerful man in the world as Vice-President to George W. Bush, reshaping the country and the globe in ways that we still feel today. Starring an utterly transformed Christian Bale as Dick Cheney and a steely Amy Adams as his wife Lynne Cheney. 
 
 
No registration required. Call 604-987-4471, ext. 8175 for information.
Location:
Monday, May 27, 2019 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm
Bring your treats and drop by to enjoy FREE films at the Library. Stick around to have a chat about the film with your fellow movie-goers after the showing!  
 
VICE explores the epic story about how a bureaucratic Washington insider quietly became the most powerful man in the world as Vice-President to George W. Bush, reshaping the country and the globe in ways that we still feel today.  Christian Bale makes as astonishing transformation into Cheney.
 
Drop in! No registration required. 
Location:
Friday, May 31, 2019 - 6:15pm to 8:30pm

Documentaries and discussions! Come watch a short documentary and then stay to discuss it.

We’ll be viewing documentaries about social, cultural, political, scientific or environmental issues. 

June 1 - The Green Book: Guide to Freedom
Explore some of the segregated nation's safe havens and notorious "sundown towns" in 1930s United States, as well as witness stories of struggle and indignity as well as opportunity and triumph.

June 22 - My Farmland: The Changing Face of Canadian Farms
A look at the changing face of Canadian farms from the perspective of local farmers, Chinese immigrants, and investors.

Drop in! There is no registration required but if you'd like to sign up to receive emails and program materials in advance of each session, please click "Register" and provide an email address. 

Upcoming dates:

  • July 13 
  • August 3
  • August 24

Check back soon for upcoming documentary titles! 

Location:
Saturday, June 1, 2019 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Bring your treats and join us to enjoy FREE films at the Library.
 
Free Solo is a stunning, intimate and unflinching portrait of the free soloist climber Alex Honnold, as he prepares to achieve his lifelong dream: climbing the face of the world's most famous rock... the 3,000ft El Capitan in Yosemite National Park...without a rope.
 
No registration required. Call 604-987-4471, ext. 8175 for information.
Location:
Monday, June 3, 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

This film centers on a family in crisis. Bridget returns home to Chicago at her brother's urging to deal with her ailing mother and her father's reluctance to let go of their life together. Featuring Blythe Danner and Hilary Swank

Free, no registration required.  For more information, call 604-929-3727, local 8166

Location:
Friday, June 7, 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Bring your treats and join us to enjoy FREE films at the Library.
 
In early-1970s Harlem, 19-year-old Tish Rivers (KiKi Layne) vividly recalls the passion, respect and trust that have connected her and her artist fiancé Alonzo Hunt, who goes by the nickname Fonny (Stephan James). Friends since childhood, the devoted couple dream of a future together but their plans are derailed when Fonny is arrested for a crime he did not commit.  If Beale Street Could Talk is a timeless and moving love story of both a couple's unbreakable bond and a family's empowering embrace. Based on the novel by James Baldwin and written and directed by Barry Jenkins (Moonlight).
 
No registration required. Call 604-987-4471, ext. 8175 for information.
Location:
Monday, June 10, 2019 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm

England, 1959. Free-spirited widow Florence Green risks everything to open a bookshop in a conservative East Anglian coastal town. While bringing about a surprising cultural awakening, she earns the polite but ruthless opposition of a local grand dame and the support and affection of a reclusive book loving widower. Featuring Emily Mortimer, Patricia Clarkson and Bill Nighy.

Free, no registration required.  For more information, call 604-929-3727, local 8166.

Location:
Friday, June 14, 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Bring your treats and join us to enjoy FREE films at the Library.
 
Laurel & Hardy (Steve Coogan and John C. Reilly), one of the world's great comedy teams, set out on a variety hall tour of Britain in 1953. Diminished by age and with their golden era as the kings of Hollywood comedy now behind them, they face an uncertain future. The tour becomes a hit, but they two men can't quite shake the specter of their past; the long-buried ghosts, coupled with Oliver's failing health, start to threaten their precious partnership. 
 
No registration required. Call 604-987-4471, ext. 8175 for information.
Location:
Monday, June 17, 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Set in early-1970s Harlem, this film is a timeless and moving love story of both a couple's unbreakable bond and the African-American family's empowering embrace, as told through the eyes of 19-year-old Tish Rivers. This acclaimed movie features an Oscar winning performance from Regina King.

Free, no registration required.  For more information, call 604-929-3727, local 8166

Location:
Friday, June 21, 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Documentaries and discussions! Come watch a short documentary and then stay to discuss it.

We’ll be viewing documentaries about social, cultural, political, scientific or environmental issues. 

June 1 - The Green Book: Guide to Freedom
Explore some of the segregated nation's safe havens and notorious "sundown towns" in 1930s United States, as well as witness stories of struggle and indignity as well as opportunity and triumph.

June 22 - My Farmland: The Changing Face of Canadian Farms
A look at the changing face of Canadian farms from the perspective of local farmers, Chinese immigrants, and investors.

Drop in! There is no registration required but if you'd like to sign up to receive emails and program materials in advance of each session, please click "Register" and provide an email address. 

Upcoming dates:

  • July 13 
  • August 3
  • August 24

Check back soon for upcoming documentary titles! 

Location:
Saturday, June 22, 2019 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Bring your treats and join us to enjoy FREE films at the Library.
 
On the Basis of Sex tells an inspiring and spirited true story that follows young lawyer Ruth Bader Ginsburg (Felicity Jones) as she teams with her husband Marty (Armie Hammer) to bring a groundbreaking case before the U.S. Court of Appeals and overturn a century of gender discrimination. The film premiered in 2018 in line with Justice Ginsburg's 25th anniversary on the Supreme Court.
 
No registration required. Call 604-987-4471, ext. 8175 for information.
Location:
Monday, June 24, 2019 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm

At the age of 84, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has developed a breathtaking legal legacy while becoming an unexpected pop culture icon. RBG is a revelatory documentary revealing Ginsburg’s exceptional life and legacy.

Free, no registration required.  For more information, call 604-929-3727, local 8166.

Location:
Friday, June 28, 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Documentaries and discussions! Come watch a short documentary and then stay to discuss it.

We’ll be viewing documentaries about social, cultural, political, scientific or environmental issues. 

June 1 - The Green Book: Guide to Freedom
Explore some of the segregated nation's safe havens and notorious "sundown towns" in 1930s United States, as well as witness stories of struggle and indignity as well as opportunity and triumph.

June 22 - My Farmland: The Changing Face of Canadian Farms
A look at the changing face of Canadian farms from the perspective of local farmers, Chinese immigrants, and investors.

Drop in! There is no registration required but if you'd like to sign up to receive emails and program materials in advance of each session, please click "Register" and provide an email address. 

Upcoming dates:

  • July 13 
  • August 3
  • August 24

Check back soon for upcoming documentary titles! 

Location:
Saturday, July 13, 2019 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Documentaries and discussions! Come watch a short documentary and then stay to discuss it.

We’ll be viewing documentaries about social, cultural, political, scientific or environmental issues. 

June 1 - The Green Book: Guide to Freedom
Explore some of the segregated nation's safe havens and notorious "sundown towns" in 1930s United States, as well as witness stories of struggle and indignity as well as opportunity and triumph.

June 22 - My Farmland: The Changing Face of Canadian Farms
A look at the changing face of Canadian farms from the perspective of local farmers, Chinese immigrants, and investors.

Drop in! There is no registration required but if you'd like to sign up to receive emails and program materials in advance of each session, please click "Register" and provide an email address. 

Upcoming dates:

  • July 13 
  • August 3
  • August 24

Check back soon for upcoming documentary titles! 

Location:
Saturday, August 3, 2019 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Documentaries and discussions! Come watch a short documentary and then stay to discuss it.

We’ll be viewing documentaries about social, cultural, political, scientific or environmental issues. 

June 1 - The Green Book: Guide to Freedom
Explore some of the segregated nation's safe havens and notorious "sundown towns" in 1930s United States, as well as witness stories of struggle and indignity as well as opportunity and triumph.

June 22 - My Farmland: The Changing Face of Canadian Farms
A look at the changing face of Canadian farms from the perspective of local farmers, Chinese immigrants, and investors.

Drop in! There is no registration required but if you'd like to sign up to receive emails and program materials in advance of each session, please click "Register" and provide an email address. 

Upcoming dates:

  • July 13 
  • August 3
  • August 24

Check back soon for upcoming documentary titles! 

Location:
Saturday, August 24, 2019 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm