LitFilm 2019 posters featuring

Monday, March 18 – Sunday, March 24


In the second edition of LitFilm, BPL’s popular film festival celebrating the written word, audience members will get an inside look at the private lives and artistic processes of the world’s greatest writers and literary figures. Featured this year are inspiring full-length documentaries and shorts.

All screenings are free but require reservations. Full lineup below. Times subject to change.

LitFilm: A BPL Film Festival about Writers is made possible with support from HBO and women.nyc.

Upcoming Events

Check back soon for upcoming events.

Past Events

Pablo Neruda ¡Presente!

Sun, Mar 24   7:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Lorraine Hansberry: Sighted Eyes/Feeling Heart

Sat, Mar 23   7:30 pm to 10:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

The Polymath, or The Life & Opinions of Samuel R. Delany, Gentleman

Sat, Mar 23   6:00 pm to 7:15 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

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