Food, Glorious Food Film Series: "Eat Drink Man Woman"

Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - 1:30pm to 4:00pm

Join Oak Park Film Historian Doug Deuchler to see and discuss six delicious films which focus on food, cooking and eating. Ang Lee directed this film about a Taiwanese chef whose only means of communicating with his three headstrong daughters is his elaborate Sunday dinners. 124 minutes.

The six-film series concludes with this film.

Location: 
Second Floor - Veterans Room

Food, Glorious Food Film Series: "Like Water for Chocolate"

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - 1:30pm to 4:00pm

Join Oak Park Film Historian Doug Deuchler to see and discuss six delicious films which focus on food, cooking and eating. "Like Water for Chocolate" is a 1992 historical romance set in Mexico about forbidden love. It illustrates the sensual power of a great recipe. 105 minutes.

The six-film series continues Wednesday afternoons at 1:30 p.m.through April 1.

Location: 
Second Floor - Veterans Room

Food, Glorious Food Film Series: "Julie and Julia"

Wednesday, March 18, 2015 - 1:30pm to 4:00pm

Join Oak Park Film Historian Doug Deuchler to see and discuss six delicious films which focus on food, cooking and eating. See "Julie and Julia, a 2009 film in which Meryl Streep plays Julia Child in this biographical story about the great chef starting out in the profession. 123 minutes.

The six-film series continues Wednesday afternoons at 1:30 p.m.through April 1.

Location: 
Second Floor - Veterans Room

Food, Glorious Food Film Series: "Chocolat"

Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - 1:30pm to 4:00pm

Join Oak Park Film Historian Doug Deuchler to see and discuss six delicious films which focus on food, cooking and eating. In "Chocolat," a young mother arrives in a French village with her daughter and s hakes up the rigid morality of the community when she opens a chocolate Shop. 121 minutes.

The six-film series continues Wednesday afternoons at 1:30 p.m. through April 1.

Location: 
Second Floor - Veterans Room

Food, Glorious Food Film Series: "Big Night"

Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 1:30pm to 4:00pm

Join Oak Park Film Historian Doug Deuchler to see and discuss six delicious films which focus on food, cooking and eating. See "Big Night," a 1996 film which Stanley Tucci co-wrote, co-directed and star in. Enjoy this delicate comedy about two Italian brothers struggling to save their family's restaurant in 1958 New Jersey. 105 minutes.

The six-film series continues Wednesday afternoons at 1:30 p.m.through April 1.

Location: 
Second Floor - Veterans Room

"Bears" Movie Screening

Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 2:30pm to 4:00pm

Join us for a screening of Disneynature's annual documentary. This film captures a year in the life of an Alaskan bear family, as two young cubs are taught life's most important lessons. (2014, 78 minutes, G)

Location: 
Meeting Room - Maze Branch
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