On the Screen


Enjoy a movie and some popcorn at this free library program. On the Screen is a film screening series held in the library meeting room. Join us on the last Thursday of each month at 2:00pm. Refreshments served at the movie include: popcorn, soft drinks and coffee.


Upcoming Films Series

Date
Film
Synopsis
Oct. 26, 2017  The Pedlar 2e008e30ccfec01b3ce1fa0286f37bd1 The Pedlar is a dramatic film based on the short story by W.D. Valgardson. Tired of the rootless, lonely existence of a travelling merchant, a man searches for a place to settle down, and someone to share his life. 54 minutes. Film Review 
The End of of Pinky 90f829d1b1a88e925a962946909464ac This short animation follows three fallen angels seeking companionship in Montreal’s red-light district. (8min) Adult content.
Film Review
Nov. 30, 2017 Grasslands Project: Life Out Here life_out_here This short documentary brings a female perspective to the male-dominated ranching and farming industries. (11 min) 2016. More info.
Grasslands Project: The Last One last_one This short documentary explores the struggles of small Prairie farms. An era has come to an end… the last one on the farm and there’s no one left to keep the home place together. (6 min) 2016. More info.
Bob's Birthday Vol_16_1024x1024 Animation. This film took home an Oscar® for Best Animated Short Film. When Margaret plans a celebration for her husband Bob, she underestimates the sudden impact of middle age on his mood. (Brief nudity, viewer discretion advised) (12 min) 1993. More Info
Flamenco at 5:15 flamencoat515 This Oscar®-winning short film is an impressionistic record of a flamenco dance class. Students in their final year at the National Ballet School of Canada learn the flamenco from Susana and Antonio Robledo. (29 min) 1983. Film Review