In May Bendigo Library will host the first in our series of Book Club movies - movies to support our Book Club collection. We will be trialling regular Movie Night on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 4:30-6:30pm. Movies will be screened in the Library Performance Space - feel free to bring popcorn!
*NO BOOKINGS REQUIRED*
The Book Thief
Tue 2 May
Set in Germany during World War II, the book Thief is the moving story of Liesel, who transforms the lives of those around her through a love of reading
Harp in the South
Thu 4 May
Ruth Park’s classic Australian of the Darcys, a working class family struggling in working class Surry Hills during the years immediately after World War II.
Remains of the Day
Tue 9 May
The story of Stevens, head butler of Darlington Hall, and his journey across England to visit an old acquaintance.
Thu 11 May
Dressmaker Tilly Dunnage returns home from Paris to the small town of Dungatar, transforming the women of the town.
The Year of Living Dangerously
Tue 16 May
Indonesia 1965 and revolution is in the air. The story of and Australian journalist covering the turbulence.
Bram Stoker’s Dracula
Thu 18 May
Beautiful cinematography in Francis ford Coppola’s version of Bram Stoker’s classic Victorian horror.
Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein
Tue 23 May
Victorian Science Fiction / Horror, Frankenstein’s creation wrestles with his humanity.
Thu 25 May
Classic Dickens, orphan Pip rises from his humble beginnings to amass a fortune and find love.
Tue 30 May
Based on Daniel Defoe’s classic work, Robinson Crusoe is shipwrecked on a deserted island in 1659.