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Nanook of the North (1922), Robert J. Flaherty

An iconic milestone in documentary filmmaking, Robert J. Flaherty’s 1922 Nanook of the North – nearly a hundred years old now – presents viewers with an almost lost paradigm of the human existence in a place, like the surface of the moon, so alien and yet so familiar. 844 more words

Code Name Verity


Oct. 11th, 1943-A British spy plane crashes in Nazi-occupied France. Its pilot and passenger are best friends. One of the girls has a chance at survival. 478 more words


Watching the End of the World - the hostage

Caleb walked into the common room. Santiago was sitting at the table with Jordynn and Tamara. The women flanked him, both sitting quite close to him. 443 more words


Watching the End of the World - Maha's story

Jenna was sitting on the roof, the darkness outside her mirroring the darkness inside her, when she heard someone coming up the ladder. “Who’s there?” she called. 1,368 more words


The Mechanic "fixes" all your problems

The Mechanic (1972) is an entertaining Charles Bronson film, if not generic.  It begins with one of the most straightforward premises in the history of premises: Bronson is a hired killer who kills creatively.   544 more words

Action And Adventure

Free, Free - From March 26 thru March 30

Bedeviled – The Traveler and The Innocent Free From March 26th thru March30th Get yours today!


Teen CERT (Community Emergency Response Training)

Henrico County Library has teamed up with the Henrico Fire Division and the Henrico Office of Emergency Management to offer Teen CERT again this June. The Henrico County Teen Community Emergency Response Team Porgram (Teen CERT) trains teen citizens to help cope in the time period immediately following a disaster when local public safety resources may be overwhelmed. 194 more words

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