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Lights, camera, Kanopy!

Published: Tuesday, 15 January 2019 at 4:50:07 PM

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Lights, camera, Kanopy! The Exmouth Library will be screening a series of FREE movies to showcase the State Library of WA's online movie and documentary service, Kanopy.

Community members are invited to come along, watch a movie and find out more about how they can access 1000's of movies, documentaries, tv series and educational resources for FREE - just by joining the library.

So bring a friend and settle in to the airconditioned comfort of the Bundegi theatre room (entry via the library) for an afternoon of big screen entertainment.

Seating is limited so come early to secure your place. Movie descriptions and rating information is available below.


A contemporary fairy tale revolving around the unlikely of friendship between a reclusive young woman with dreams of being a children's book author and a cantankerous widower, set against the backdrop of a beautiful garden in the heart of London.
Bella Brown is a quirky young woman who dreams of writing and illustrating a successful children's book. When she is forced by her landlord to deal with her neglected garden or face eviction, she meets her nemesis, match and mentor in Alfie Stephenson (Oscar-nominated actor, Tom Wilkinson), a grumpy, loveless, rich old man who lives next door and happens to be an amazing horticulturalist.
Nominated for Best Film at the Edinburgh International Film Festival.

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Two rebels. One million hectares of untamed wilderness. The hunt is on. Ricky (Julian Dennison) is a defiant young city kid who finds himself on the run with his grumpy foster uncle (Sam Neill) in the wild New Zealand bush. A national manhunt ensues and the two are forced to put aside their differences and work together to survive in this hilarious and heart-felt adventure.

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LE WEEK-END (M) – 28 MARCH 2019
LE WEEK-END is a beautifully observed, funny and poignant story about the nature of love and commitment where husband and wife yearn to recapture their youthful fearlessness, lack of responsibility and idealism. A married couple, Meg and Nick (Jim Broadbent and Lindsay Duncan), revisit Paris to revitalise their marriage, and run into an old friend (Jeff Goldblum) who gives them a new vision on life and love. LE WEEK-END marks the latest collaboration between Roger Michell and his long-standing partners, writer Hanif Kureishi and producer Kevin Loader.

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For more information please see the event details here or call the library on 9949 3056.

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