Monthly Movie Screenings
Join us each month for three different movie screenings!
Each screening includes tea & coffee and a light snack.
Due to licensing reasons we are unable to promote the movie’s title. Please phone the Library to obtain the movie titles.
RSVP via wrl.eventbrite.com.au or by phoning the Library on 6962 8300.
Multicultural Film Night: Every second Thursday of the month | 5pm
Thursday 9 May | Swedish movie with English subtitles.
Description: During the 1930s in Sweden, indigenous Sami children were systematically removed from their parents (a practice common in Scandinavia over the nineteenth and twentieth century). Reindeer-herding teenager Elle-Marja (Lene Cecilia Sparrok) is one of these children, sent to a boarding school where indigenous students are taught Swedish language and customs, and made acceptable’ to white society. During her stay, Elle-Marja is torn between assimilating and her burgeoning sense of self…
Thursday Film Club: Every third Thursday of the Month | 5pm
Thursday 16 May
Description: A Brooklyn couple has always known that their four-year-old son is more interested in fairy tale princesses than toy cars. But when his preschool director points out that his gender-nonconforming play may be more than a phase, the couple is forced to rethink their roles as parents and spouses.
Senior’s Saturday Movie: The Last Saturday of the month | 1pm
Saturday 25 May
Description: Now an adult with three children, bank teller Michael Banks learns that his house will be repossessed in five days unless he can pay back a loan. His only hope is to find a missing certificate that shows proof of valuable shares that his father left him years earlier. Just as all seems lost, Michael and his sister receive the surprise of a lifetime when Mary Poppins — the beloved nanny from their childhood — arrives to save the day and take the Banks family on a magical, fun-filled adventure.