Join us at the Library for one or all of the film screenings that build and expand on the themes presented in The Distance Between Us, our One Book One Valley community read.

In America
Thursday, October 5, 3 – 5 PM
The tale of an Irish family who emigrate to the U.S. illegally, settling in New York’s gritty Hell’s Kitchen neighborhood. Based on writer-director Jim Sheridan’s own experiences.

Who is Dayani Cristal?
Wednesday, October 18, 3 – 5 PM
Award-winning film following the life of one migrant whose real-life story is a mystery that unfolds within this deeply-moving documentary.

PBS: The New Americans
Friday, October 27, 3 – 5 PM
Follow the lives and aspirations of “New Americans” through this PBS Independent Lens documentary that asks, “Where did your family come from and why?”