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6/16/2017
FREE FILM - LION

Lion is a 2016 Movie adapted from the book “A Long Way Home” and is the true story of Saroo Brierley.

Five-year-old Saroo gets lost on a train which takes him thousands of kilometers across India, away from home and family. Saroo must learn to survive alone in Kolkata, before ultimately being adopted by an Australian couple. Twenty-five years later, armed with only a handful of memories, his unwavering determination, and a revolutionary technology known as Google Earth, he sets out to find his lost family and finally return to his first home.

Starring: Dev Patel, Nicole Kidman, Rooney Mara

Rated: PG-13 (for thematic material and some sensuality)

Length: 2 Hours

Genre: Drama

Doors open at 7:00pm; free film begins at 7:30pm. Please arrive early as seating is limited. As always, your donations for the free film & organic popcorn help the library to renew its movie licenses.

Fairfield Public Library

Please send any inquires to the attention of Jan at: circ@fairfield.lib.ia.us