Wednesday Movie Matinee
Wednesday, March 02, 2016 | Time: 2:00
SUFFRAGETTE (2015), 107 min., Rated PG-13.
Inspired by true events, a moving drama exploring the passion and heartbreak of the women who risked everything in their fight for equality in early 20th century Britain. The story centers on Maud (Carey Mulligan), a working wife and mother whose life is forever changed when she is secretly recruited to join the U.K.’s growing suffragette movement. Galvanized by the outlaw fugitive Emmeline Pankhurst, Maud becomes an activist for the cause alongside women from all walks of life. Presented in honor of Women’s History Month.
Drop-in only. Refreshments provided by the Friends of the North Riverside Library.