World Wide Cinema
World Wide Cinema, MPL’s free monthly film series of first-run independent and foreign films is back! Screenings are held the second Friday of each month in the Cooper Room on Level Four. Doors are open from 6:15 – 6:45 and the film starts at 6:30, late entry is not allowed. Attendees must enter from the library’s parking garage, all other doors are locked.
October’s film is True Mothers from Japan, directed by Naomi Kawase. After a long and unsuccessful struggle to get pregnant, Satoko and her husband decide to adopt a son. Six years pass and the family’s orderly existence is shattered by the arrival of Hikari, a young woman claiming to be their child’s biological mother, demanding his return. As tensions mount, Satoko grows more and more emboldened to defend her family. Running time is 140 minutes. All films are shown in the original language with subtitles.
- Oct 08 2021
- 6:30 pm
- Cooper Room
- Level Four, Missoula Public Library, 455 E. Main St, Missoula, MT