Current WALLA Films & Friends Film Series
A Map for Saturday on Monday, January 13 at 6:45 p.m.
In 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
Director 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.
Aboriginal 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.
A 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.
A 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)