Daytime Documentaries (Downtown Branch)

Ongoing program held the second Wednesday of each month.

2 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Snell Auditorium

View and discuss popular documentary films. For more information, contact Adult Services at 403-346-4576 ext. 1500

February 14
Island President: A "snapshot" of the time in 2009 when the Maldives' President tried to save his island from the devastation of sea level rise.

March 14
Wasted!: The Story of Food Waste:
A Chef Anthony Bourdain production about how most North Americans waste food. He includes creative solutions.

April 11
I am Not Your Negro:
Harlem born writer James Baldwin’s words, Samuel L. Jackson’s voice, and director Raoul Peck’s use of archival material, connects the past American Civil Rights movement to the present of #BlackLivesMatter.

May 9
The Beatles: Eight Days a Week: The Touring Years
: Based on the early period in which they toured and captured the world's acclaim and explores how they came together to become this extraordinary phenomenon. 

 Please note: Daytime Documentaries will not be offered in June, July or August, 2018