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Date:
October 17, 2022
Time:
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Time Details:
Movie begins at 1:30 p.m.
Location:

West Fargo Public Library

Address:
215 3rd Street E
West Fargo, ND 58078
Cost:
Free. Popcorn included.
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Monday Matinee: Free Screening of "Our Fires Still Burn"

Monday, October 17, 2022

Join the West Fargo Public Library on Monday afternoons for free movies! Popcorn included!

Join the West Fargo Public Library on Monday afternoons for free movies! Popcorn included! This month's theme is Indigenous Stories. 

Movies are free and open to the public. Limited to first 30 attendees. All films begin at 1:30 p.m. in Meeting Room 1 at the West Fargo Public Library. Our October film screenings are a part of this year's One Book, One Community program.  This year's book is "The Night Watchman" by Louise Erdrich, which is set near the Turtle Mountain Reservation in rural North Dakota. Learn more at 1book1community.org.

Here's the lineup:

  • Monday, Oct. 3 - "Wind River" (2017) R. - A wildlife officer and a female FBI agent investigate the murder of a young woman at Wyoming's Wind River Native American reservation. In order to crack the case, the pair must brave the harsh winter terrain and the local criminal underworld." Lions Gate/Spyglass Media. Rated R.
  • Monday, Oct. 10 - "Falls Around Her" (2018) TV-14 -Tantoo Cardinal stars as Mary, a renowned Anishinaabe musician who returns to Atikameksheng Anishnawbek First Nation in northern Ontario to rest and recharge — only to discover that fame and the outside world are not easily left behind..." Samuel Goldwyn Films. Rated TV-14.
  • Monday, Oct. 17 - "Our Fires Still Burn" Not Rated. - This exciting and compelling one-hour documentary  invites viewers into the lives of contemporary Native American role models living in the U.S. Midwest. It dispels the myth that American Indians have disappeared from the American horizon, and reveals how they continue to persist, heal from the past, confront the challenges of today, keep their culture alive, and make great contributions to society. Not rated. 
  • Monday, Oct. 24 - "Wild Indian" (2021) Not Rated. - "Two men learn to confront a traumatic secret they share involving the savage murder of a schoolmate..." Not rated. 
  • Monday, Oct. 31 - "More Than A Word" (2017) Not Rated - "Using interviews from both those in favor of changing the name and those against, More Than A Word presents a deeper analysis of the many issues surrounding the Washington football team's name..." From John and Kenn Little. Not Rated.
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