Edmonds Sno-Isle Library and Edmonds Arts Commission’s Winter Film Series starts Jan. 26 with ‘Mansfield Park’

Starting Jan. 26, join the Edmonds Library and the Edmonds Arts Commission Sunday afternoons this winter for a new film series featuring four films adapted from literature in thought-provoking ways for contemporary audiences. Following each screening, a moderated discussion will be held about the filmmakers’ interpretation of the original novels. All screenings begin at 1 p.m. in the Edmonds Plaza Room (above the Edmonds Library, 650 Main St.). Admission is free.

Jan. 26: Jane Austen’s Mansfield Park 1999 film adaption written and directed by Patricia Rozema

Feb. 9: Phillip K. Dick’s Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? 1982 film adaption, Blade Runner, directed by Ridley Scott

Feb. 23: Edith Wharton’s The Age of Innocence 1993 film adaption co-written and directed by Martin Scorsese

March 1: David Benioff’s 25th Hour 2002 film adaption directed by Spike Lee

Learn more at sno-isle.libnet.info/event/3380457.

 

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