Darien Library will be hosting morning screenings of documentaries in December.  If you haven't had a chance to see one, or both, of these films, please join us!

Miss Representation

Monday, December 19 at 10 a.m. in the Community Room

This film looks at the negative portrayal of women and girls in the media, and its glorification of youth and beauty.  After screening at the Sundance Film Festival, Miss Representation was picked up by the Oprah Winfrey N etwork for their documentary film series.      90 minutes.  TV-14.

 

Waiting for Superman

Wednesday, December 21 at 10 a.m. in the Conference Room

Filmmaker Davis Guggenheim tackles the topic of public education and introduces the viewer to the faces behind the statistics.             102 minutes. Rated PG.