The financial meltdown from the perspective of a number of players: a bizarre stock-picking genius; Mark Baum, whose firm picks up insider trading information from a wrong number phone call; Jarred Vennet, who confirms the ominous suspicion; and two small-time players who hit it big. R. 130 minutes.
Thousands of new and gently used books are available at the book sale, including hardcover and paperback fiction and nonfiction for adults, children, and teens as well as vinyl records, DVDs, CDs, and audiobooks.
A frontiersman on a fur-trading expedition in the 1820s fights for survival after being mauled by a bear and left for dead by his hunting team. R. 156 minutes.
Roya Hakakian — poet, writer, producer, and human rights activist — will visit the library to discuss her memoir of growing up a Jewish teenager in postrevolutionary Iran. Sponsored by the Books & Breakfast Discussion Group. Copies are available for checkout at the Circulation Desk.
An aspiring photographer develops an intimate relationship with an older woman. R. 118 minutes.
The Library now offers a new museum pass for the Long Wharf Theatre, which is generously sponsored by the Friends of the Library. The pass allows patrons to call Long Wharf Theatre and reserve two free adult tickets for the Long Wharf performance of their choice.