Posted in Movies | February 10, 2020
Come check out the book or DVD of your favorite Oscar nominee or winner. Here are the Oscar nominees and winners that we have at the library. Oscar Winners: Ford v Ferrari: Best Film Editing, Best Sound Editing Hair Love: Book: Best Animated Short Film (you can also watch it…
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Posted in Events | January 3, 2020
We hope you will join us this month for our special events that pay tribute to the life and legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. We also have suggestions below for great books and movies about Dr. King. All Queens Public Library locations will be closed on Monday, January 20 for…
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Posted in Movies | August 31, 2015
Award-winning filmmaker and screenwriter David Spaltro, whose credits include The Cat’s Cradle (2014), Things I Don’t Understand (2012) and …Around (2008), will present an advance screening of his new horror movie, In the Dark (2015), at Central Library on Wednesday, September 9…
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Posted in Movies | June 5, 2013
June 7 marks 38 years since the introduction of the VCR. What’s so important about the launch of a now-completely obsolete device that now sells for a few bucks on craigslist? Well, that old, dusty box under your grandmother’s television sped up the relocation of film culture…
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Posted in Books | May 21, 2013
May 28 marks a birthday of a man whose life was almost as interesting as the immortal character he created: Ian Fleming, author of the James Bond novels. If you’re only familiar with the movies, you’re not alone, but let’s take a brief look at the man whose own espionage…
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