"MY LEFT FOOT" (1989; R)

All Library locations will be closed on Sunday, April 20, in observance of the Easter holiday.

March means St. Patrick’s Day. And what better way to celebrate the Emerald Isle than with a film series that captures key elements of the Irish experience?
Luck of the Irish film series
Saturday, March 2, 2013
1:30pm @ Central Library

Daniel Day-Lewis won his first Oscar for best actor for playing Christy Brown, the Irish artist who was born with cerebral palsy but learned to paint and write using his left foot – the only limb he could control. A supporting actress Oscar went to Brenda Fricker, who played his mother. Directed by Jim Sheridan; with Fiona Shaw.