LitFilm: A Brooklyn Public Library Film Festival About Writers

Brooklyn Public Library
Dweck Center
10 Grand Army Plaza
Brooklyn, NY 11238

About the Program:

LitFilm is a film festival about writers presented by the Brooklyn Public Library, February 20-25, 2018. Other documentaries focus on the private lives and artistic processes of William S. Borroughs, Mahmoud Darwish, Joan Didion, Diane di Prima, Vaclav Havel, Gabriel García Márquez, Arthur Miller, Yukio Mishima, Susan Sontag, and more. (from

These films are free and open to the public.
LitFilm schedule.


James Baldwin: Price of the Ticket
Thursday, Febrary 22nd, 2018
7:00 P.M.

Documentary, directed by Karen Thorsen and Douglas K. Dempsey
U.S., 1989 (Original), 81 min.



Alice Walker: Beauty in Truth
Friday, February 23rd, 2018
6:00 P.M.

Documentary, directed by Pratibha Parmar
U.S., 2013, 90 minutes