Foreign and Independent Film Series
The Great Falls Public Library’s Foreign and Independent Film Series continues its eighth season on Wednesday, December 4 at 7:00 pm. and Saturday, December 7 at 2:00 pm. This series is free and open to the public.
December’s selection is the American film Foreign Letters. Based on the filmmakers own experience, this is the story of Ellie, a 12-year-old Israeli immigrant, who is lonely and homesick. Life brightens when she meets Vietnamese immigrant Thuy. They become inseparable friends who eventually hurt and betray each other. Ellie must give up her most prized possession to save their friendship in this tale about prejudice, poverty, shame and the power of friendship to heal. (G).
The featured short is A Summer Rain.
Films will be shown each month on the first Wednesday and the following Saturday. The series, which runs September through May, is free and open to the public. Be forewarned, some films may contain strong language or adult situations. They are not rated by MPAA but in our brochures we have tried to indicate content. Brochures are available at the library.