"Jasper Jones" Film from Australia

1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Prosser Public Library
Community Room

Event Details

Adapted from Craig Silvey's acclaimed novel, Jasper Jones tells the story of Charlie Bucktin, a fourteen year old boy living in a small Australian town.  One night during the summer of 1969, he is startled when local outcast Jasper Jones appears outside his window desperate for help.  Entrusted with a dangerous secret, Charlie learns what it means to be courageous when he joins Jasper on a treacherous journey to solve a chilling mystery.  

"An engaging mystery, a warm-hearted account of friendship and an exploration of courage in the face of prejudice."  ~ Sarah Ward,  Screen International
Running time  1 hour and 43 minutes, in English. 
See the film and stay for casual conversation afterward.  No registration required. 

Event Type(s): Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adults
Carol Lennig
(860) 243-9721 ext. 3558