Next week, library partners across the country will host free screenings of three films that represent the diversity and range of POV’s 24th season — Sweetgrass, Biblioburro: The Donkey Library and If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front.

Scroll down to see which libraries are gearing up for screenings and discussions of POV films or find screenings near you!

If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front

If a Tree Falls:
A Story of the Earth Liberation Front

Ephrata, PA

If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front
Monday, August 8, 2011, 6:00 PM
Come to a sneak preview screening! Follow the story of Daniel McGowan, a former member of the Earth Liberation Front, as he faces life in prison for two multimillion-dollar arsons against Oregon timber companies. This event will take place at the Ephrata Public Library, 550 South Reading Road. To find out more, call 717-738-9291.
To find out more about the film, visit POV’s If a Tree Falls companion site.

Arlington, MA

Biblioburro: The Donkey Library
Wednesday, August 10, 2011, 6:00 PM
Come to a free screening of the story of Colombian grade-school teacher Luis Soriano, who was inspired to spend his weekends bringing a modest collection of precious books, via two hard-working donkeys, to the children of Magdalena Province’s poor and violence-ridden interior. This event will take place at the Fox Library, 175 Massachusetts Avenue. To find out more, call 339-368-0608.
To find out more about the film, visit POV’s Biblioburro: The Donkey Library companion site.

Sweetgrass

Sweetgrass

Brownsburg, IN

Sweetgrass
Monday, August 8, 2011, 2:00 PM
Come to a free screening hosted by the Brownsburg Public Library, 450 S. Jefferson St. To find out more, call 317-852-3167.
To find out more about the film, visit POV’s Sweetgrass companion site.

Clinton, CT

Sweetgrass [link opens PDF]
Wednesday, August 10, 2011, 6:00 PM
This free screening is hosted by the The Henry Carter Hull Library [link opens PDF], 10 Killingworth Turnpike. To find out more, call 860-669-2342.
To find out more about the film, visit POV’s Sweetgrass companion site.

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