Belgian film screens in Beacon on Aug. 21

The Belgian film Pauline & Paulette will be shown at the Howland Public Library on Friday, Aug. 21, at 7 p.m. In this film, Pauline is 66 years old but has the intellectual ability of a child. Now that the sister who was her caregiver has died, which of the remaining sisters will step in? The film runs for 78 minutes and is rated PG. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., and the film starts promptly at 7 p.m.

The Howland Public Library shows a different international film each month. All films are shown in their original language with English subtitles. Admission is free and no registration is required.

The library is at 313 Main St. in Beacon. For more information, contact Alison Herrero, adult services librarian, at 845-831-1134. To learn more about all events taking place at the Howland Public Library, go to and click on “Calendar.”

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