Category Archives: Movies

TV Show/Movie Readalikes

Our librarians love watching TV shows & movies!  This month, we’re picking some of our favorites and sharing some books, shows, movies, etc. to help get you through those long stretches between seasons, or for when you’re craving more after … Continue reading

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Contemporary Queer Films

Looking for some good contemporary queer films to watch this Pride Month?  Look no further! Beginners “A young man is rocked by two announcements from his elderly father: that he has terminal cancer, and that he has a young male … Continue reading

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Celebrate Pride

In honor of Pride Month, our librarians share some of their favorite queer themed or authored books, movies, etc. The One Hundred Nights of Hero by Isabel Greenberg is a Scheherazade-esque tale of two women in love, Hero and Cherry, … Continue reading

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The Book Isn’t Always Better Than The Movie!

We asked our librarians to tell us some of their favorite book to movie/TV/video game adaptations!  A few even like the adaptation better than the book! One of my favorites adaptations was Let the Right One In (the Swedish version, … Continue reading

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Stranger Than Science Fiction

Library staff sound off on some of their favorite sci-fi! My favorite books are all character-driven and most sci-fi doesn’t really satisfy me in that way, but I still have a few favorites. Doomsday Book by Connie Willis is about … Continue reading

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Black Characters & Black History in Pop Culture

Looking for books, movies, and games featuring black characters & black history for Black History Month?  We’ve put together a compilation of lists just for that purpose! Looking for books?  Check out this Goodreads Black History Month list or this … Continue reading

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Lemonade Syllabus

Lemonade didn’t win the Grammy for Album of the Year  this weekend, to the surprise of even the winner, Adele.  But Beyonce’s iconic album did inspire the Lemonade syllabus, created by Candice Benbow last year. The syllabus includes books, films, … Continue reading

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Making the story’s world come alive

National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) is concluded for another year! Congratulations to all participants; whether you wrote 500 words or 50,000 words, you created something new. Now you can take a deep breath, relax, and…start editing! Or write some more. … Continue reading

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AIFF presents A GOOD EGG and TASHI & THE MONK on 12/15

It’s the final screening of the AIFF and Robbins Library film series, and it’s a double feature! Join us on Thursday December 15th at 7 p.m. in the Robbins Library Community Room for these two films.  A GOOD EGG (13 MIN) … Continue reading

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AIFF presents THE LONGEST KISS on 11/17

The penultimate AIFF screening of the 2016 season. On Thursday November 17th, join us for a screening of THE LONGEST KISS. All screenings start at 7 p.m. and are in the Robbin Library Community Room. THE LONGEST KISS (73 MIN) Alexandra … Continue reading

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