Films

Christopher Robin Family Matinee

PG (2018) 1hr 43mins

Christopher Robin -- now a family man living in London -- receives a surprise visit from his old childhood pal, Winnie-the-Pooh. With Christopher's help, Pooh embarks on a journey to find his friends -- Tigger, Eeyore, Owl, Piglet, Rabbit, Kanga and Roo. Once reunited, the lovable bear and the gang travel to the big city to help Christopher rediscover the joy of life. All ages welcome, free.

Jazz on Film: A 3-Week Short Course

Jazz on Film is a new short course for fans of music and film to explore these mediums in-depth with Dr. Tom Shaker, a retired professor who has focused his career on music and pop culture. This three-week course will take place on Tuesdays, January 29, Feb 5 and Feb 12 from 4 to 6:30 pm. Free and open to all. Space is limited. Register by phone or online using the form below.

PCFF presents...Chuskit

In the Ladakh region of northern India renowned for its remote mountain beauty, Chuskit is a charismatic ten-year-old girl who eagerly explores the country around her and going to school with her friends. After an accident results in full paralysis of her legs, Chuskit must triumph over adversity. The film captures the pathos of life when living with limitations as well as the exhilaration when those limitations are transcended. Story inspired by true events.

India / 2018 / Ladakhi (w/English subtitles) / Dir. Priya Ramasubban / 89 min / Ages 10+ 

PCFF presents...More Than a Selfie (The Netherlands)

How many selfies do you take and like? How many do you need to take? These are stories about developing or accepting one’s own identity: a documentary about kids who don’t feel like the gender they were born with, a children’s phone hotline in the Netherlands that will answer anything!, and a girl who loves to practice her favorite dive–the belly flop! These stories (and others) might expand the way you identify with the world around you.

In English or w/English subtitles / 69 min / Ages 10+ (derogatory language, bullying)

Documentary Film Series: Won't You Be My Neighbor?

Rated PG-13 (2018) 1 hour and 34 mins

Come see movies the way they were meant to be seen...on the big screen with amazing surround sound, in the Library's newly renovated Salem Family Auditorium.

This documentary paints a portrait of the life and work of children's entertainer Fred Rogers, star of "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood." A former minister, Mister Rogers creatively communicated themes of empathy and acceptance.

Two Screenings:

11/27 at 4 pm
11/27 at 6:30 pm

Free and open to all

Scrooged - with Cookies and Hot Cocoa

Decorate cookies and drink hot cocoa while watching this "modern classic." Scrooged 
PG-13 (1988) 1 hr 41 mins

"In this modern take on Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol," Frank Cross (Bill Murray) is a wildly successful television executive whose cold ambition and curmudgeonly nature has driven away the love of his life, Claire Phillips (Karen Allen). But after firing a staff member, Eliot Loudermilk (Bobcat Goldthwait), on Christmas Eve, Frank is visited by a series of ghosts who give him a chance to re-evaluate his actions and right the wrongs of his past." (IMDB) 

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