Tuesday and Wednesday Film Screenings - New Movies
Popular movies are shown once a month on Tuesday* evenings in the LaMarsh Room at Victoria Avenue Library, and on Wednesday evenings in the Meeting Room at Chippawa Library. Ages may vary depending on the movie ratings. Please note: Movie titles can be subject to change without notice.
* New Movies will return to Victoria in January, 2020.
Screenings begin at 6:00 pm at Victoria, and 5:45 pm at Chippawa.
No registration, it's absolutely FREE, bring your own popcorn and a comfy cushion if you like!
Chippawa, Wednesday December 4, 18, January 22, February 5, 19
Victoria, Tuesdays, January 14, 28, February 11, 25 @ 6:00 pm
Film Fest Fridays - Happy Holidays
A couple of holiday films, from us to you.
Elf (2003, 97 minutes, Rated PG)
Starring Will Ferrell, James Caan, Zooey Deschanel
Chippawa, Friday, December 6 @ 2:00 pm
Scrooge (A Christmas Carol) (1951, 86 minutes, Not Rated)
Staffing Alastair Sim, Kathleen Harrison, Jack Warner
Chippawa, Friday, December 20 @ 2:00 pm
Film Noir for the Dead of Winter
Blind alleys, red herrings, double crosses, private eyes - enter the sinister world of film noir.
The Maltese Falcon (1941, 100 minutes, Not Rated)
Starring Humphrey Bogart, Mary Astor, Peter Lorre
Chippawa, Friday, January 3 @ 2:00 pm
The Big Sleep (1946, 114 minutes, Not Rated)
Starring Humphrey Bogart, Lauren Bacall, John Ridgely
Victoria, Friday, January 10 @ 2:00 pm
Chinatown (1974, 130 minutes, Rated R)
Starring Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, John Huston
Chippawa, Friday, January 17 @ 2:00 pm
The Third Man (1949, 93 minutes, Not Rated)
Starring Orson Welles, Joseph Cotten, Alida Valli
Victoria, Friday, January 24 @ 2:00 pm
Let's Talk About Reconciliation Film Dialogue
This series pairs a film screening from the National Film Board of Canada's collection with a conversation to help discover the realities, history, and cultures of Indigenous peoples. Led by Karl Dockstader and Sean VanderKlis, hosts of the One Dish, One Mic podcast, these dialogues explore the realities and aspirations of Indigenous peoples.
Upcoming events in this series:
December 6th, February 21st, March 27th, May 22nd, June 26th
A Christmas Story
(1983, 94 minutes, Rated PG)
This seasonal classic of a young boy's quest to obtain "an official Red Ryder carbine action, 200-shot, range model air rifle with a compass in the stock and this thing that tells time" was filmed partly in St.Catharines.
Victoria Avenue, Friday, December 27 @ 7:00 pm
It's All About Me Discussion with Director Antoine Gaber
Generations X, Y, and Z have grown increasingly self-absorbed from over four decades of nurturing and education based around boosting self-esteem. "It's All About Me" reveals the consequences of a society driven by instant gratification, and a "Me, Me, Me" mentality, and explores how younger generations can succeed in the "real world".
Victoria Avenue, Friday, January 24 @ 7:00 pm
Ages 18+ The National Film Board (NFB) of Canada offers a wide collection of documentaries, animations, experimental films and interactive works. They showcase films that take a stand on issues of global importance that matter to Canadians. Join us at Stamford Centre Library Mondays at 3:00 pm to discover new releases, old favourites and Canadian Classics.
Becoming Labrador (2018, 70 minutes, Not Rated)
Filipino immigrants start new jobs in the remote Labrador interior, far from their parents, partners and children.
The Devil's Share (2017, 102 minutes, Not Rated)
Quebec on the cusp of the 1960s. A new and distinctive perspective on the profound transformation of the Quiet Revolution.
Shinny: The Hockey in All of Us (2001, 72 minutes, Not Rated)
An exploration of the unwritten codes learned on ponds and backyard rinks across the country and passed down from generation to generation.
When Hockey Came to Belfast (2004, 50 minutes, Not Rated)
Canadian ice hockey brings Catholic and Protestant youth together, providing a haven from the turf warfare that pervades their lives.
Wall (2017, 79 minutes, Not Rated)
Uses state-of-the-art animation techniques to explore the impact the wall separating Israel and Palestine has had on the people of the region.