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Current WALLA Films & Friends Film Series

A Map for Saturday on Monday, January 13 at 6:45 p.m.

m4s-pic1In 2005 Brook Silva-Braga voluntarily gave up his job as a cable news sports reporter in order to fulfill a lifelong dream: to travel the world for a year. In 90 minutes--and through a journey over four continents--Silva-Braga shares the experience of long-term solo travel, where every day is Saturday.

A Map for Saturday will be presented by WALLA at the West Lafayette Public Library on Monday, January 13 at 6:45 p.m. (2007, 90 minutes, unrated)

 

Much Ado About Nothing on Monday, February 10 at 6:45 p.m

maan-picDirector and producer Joss Whedon brings William Shakespeare’s merry war betwixt Beatrice and Benedict to life in his contemporary production of Much Ado About Nothing.

Much Ado About Nothing--which features Amy Acker, Alexis Denisof, Nathan Fillion, Clark Gregg, Reed Diamond, Fran Kranz, Sean Maher, and Jillian Morgese--will be shown by WALLA at the West Lafayette Public library on Monday, February 10 at 6:45 p.m. (2012, 109 minutes, PG-13)

 

The Sapphires on Monday, March 10 at 6:45 p.m.

ts-pic1Aboriginal musicians aren’t accorded much respect in 1968 Australia, but when Gail, Julie, Cynthia, and Kay decide to form a sizzling soul act, The Sapphires, to sing for the troops in Vietnam they soon find that this tour will do much more than make their name--it will also redefine who they are as a family.

Inspired by a true story, The Sapphires will be shown by WALLA in honor of Women’s History Month on Monday, March 10 at 6:45 p.m. at the West Lafayette Public Library. (2012, 103 minutes, PG-13)

 


Blancanieves on Monday, April 14 at 6:45 p.m.

bn-pic1A silent re-telling of Snow White set in 1920s Spain, Blancanieves is both a love letter to the tradition of European silent cinema and a brilliant adaptation in its own right.

Blancanieves will be shown by WALLA at the West Lafayette Public Library on Monday, April 14 at 6:45 p.m. (2012 104 minutes, PG-13)

 




Sweet Land on Monday, May 12 at 6:45 p.m.

sl-pic1A rural Minnesotan town is divided when Inge, a German national, arrives to marry Olaf only a year after the end of the First World War.

Sweet Land will be shown by WALLA at the West Lafayette Public Library on Monday, May 12 at 6:45 p.m. (2005, 110 minutes, PG)

 

Past WALLA Films

2013

  • The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
  • Tracker
  • The Invisible War
  • Cairo Time
  • Morning Glory
  • Bride & Prejudice
  • Monty Python and the Holy Grail
  • Richard III
  • Made in Dagenham
  • The Importance of Being Earnest
  • Pink Ribbons, Inc.
  • Cadillac Records
  • The Lion in Winter
  • Millions

Read more: Past WALLA Films