SATURDAY AFTERNOON AT THE MOVIES

"Red Joan"

Date: Saturday, November 23rd

Time: 1:00pm

Where: Library Screening Room

 

Red Joan is a British historical drama starring Judi Dench.  Retired librarian Joan Stanley is an elderly widow living a quiet life in the suburbs of London. When the death of a former colleague reveals Joan's ties to the KGB, the British Secret Service quickly arrest her. She's charged with providing classified scientific information including details on the building of the atomic bomb to the Soviet government. As she is interrogated, Joan recalls the dramatic events that shaped her life.  This movie is based on the true story of Melita Norwood, as portrayed in Jennie Rooney's novel, Red Joan. We’ll supply the drinks and popcorn!

 

 

 

 

Event Date: 

Saturday, November 23, 2019

Event Time: 

1:00 pm