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Virtual Matinee Movie – The Book Thief

April 20, 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Join us as we watch The Book Thief


In 1938, young orphan Liesel (Sophie Nélisse) arrives at the home of her new foster parents, Hans (Geoffrey Rush) and Rosa (Emily Watson). When Hans, a kindly housepainter, learns that Liesel cannot read, he teaches the child the wonders of the written language. Liesel grows to love books, even rescuing one from a Nazi bonfire. Though Liesel’s new family barely scrape by, their situation becomes even more precarious when they secretly shelter a Jewish boy whose father once saved Hans’ life.

Rating: PG13

Passcode: 804284


April 20, 2021
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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Main Library
250 Broadway
Paterson, NJ 07501 United States