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.