March 27, 2023
All films begin at 1:30 p.m.
West Fargo Public Library
215 3rd Street E
West Fargo, ND 58078
Monday Matinee: Free Screening of "Queen of Katwe" (2016, PG)
Monday, March 27, 2023
All March 2023 Monday Matinees at the WF Library celebrate influential women.
The theme for the West Fargo Public Library's February lineup of Monday Matinees is: Influential Women. All events begin at 1:30 p.m. and are free and open to the public, but limited seating is available. Free popcorn is included.
March 6, 2023 - "On the Basis of Sex (2018, PG-13): "Young wife, mother and lawyer Ruth Bader Ginsburg battles the U.S. Supreme Court for gender equality and women's rights. She works with the American Civil Liberties Union to argue cases on behalf of both men and women, demonstrating that discrimination "on the basis of sex" is unconstitutional. Her trailblazing work paved the way for her to become a beloved Supreme Court Justice." Focus Features.
March 13, 2023 - "Loving" (2016, PG-13): "Biopic about Virginian interracial couple Richard and Mildred Loving, whose arrest in 1958 for violating the state's miscegenation laws eventually led to a landmark Supreme Court decision." Focus Features.
March 20, 2023 - "Spencer" (2021, R): "It is 1992 and Diana finds herself lost as she tries to drive to the Sandringham Estate to celebrate the holidays with the Royal Family. The cold treatment she receives upon her arrival is only exacerbated by her knowledge of her husband's affair and her acute awareness of the cage she is trapped in. The only bright spot of the supposed holiday is spending time with her sons, William and Harry. As the princess powers through three days of madness, she realizes what her next step should be." NEON Rated.
March 27, 2023 - "Queen of Katwe" (2016, PG): "This biopic of Ugandan chess prodigy Phiona Mutesi traces her journey from the slums of Katwe, where she is forced to abandon her schooling at the age of nine, to the upper echelons of the chess world after she develops an interest in the game at a youth-outreach program." Walt Disney Pictures.