NFB Film Club - Obachan's Garden

Adults

Tuesday, September 26th
2:00pm - 3:30pm

St. Paul Branch

The National Film Board of Canada Film Club's programming offers up a rich and varied selection of short and feature-length films.

Join us for a showing of: Obachan's Garden, 2001 (94 mins.)
Peeling back the layers of her grandmother's life, filmmaker Linda Ohama discovers a painful, buried past in this feature-length documentary. Asayo Murakami, 103 years old, recalls life in Japan, her arrival in Canada as a "picture bride," her determination to marry a man of her choice, the bombing of Hiroshima and the forced relocation of her family during WWII.

Registration required, call 519-753-2179 to register.

St. Paul Branch Adults Film Series Movie Registered Program

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