Ladies’ Library Association of Kalamazoo (Online)
"Once Upon a River" Film Premiere
Friday, October 2, 2020 at 7:00 pm
In celebration of the North American release of the feature film “Once Upon a River” based on the 2011 New York Times Best Selling novel, The Ladies’ Library Association is hosting a series of virtual events including a virtual film screening party this Friday, October 2, 2020 at 7:00 pm.
Tickets are $12 and may be purchased via this link: https://www.filmmovementplus.com/products/ladies-library-association-once-upon-a-river
$5 from every ticket sold by the Ladies’ Library Association will go to support the Ladies’ Library Association Building Maintenance Fund, via the film distributor, Film Movement Int.
Fans and readers of the book are invited to purchase a limited edition copy of the book with a signed and numbered movie poster postcard by Bonnie Jo Campbell at Kalamazoo area bookstores. This is a Bookstore and Michigan News Agency. Quantities are limited.
A Facebook Live Q&A is scheduled for October 1, at 1:00 pm for fans who want to ask questions of Bonnie Jo Campbell. The conversation will stream live on the Ladies’ Library Association’s Facebook Page. The event is linked here: https://www.facebook.com/events/3334290986662699
Once attendees have purchased their virtual ticket, they have 72 hours to screen the film. Directions to the virtual viewing is given upon purchase, but may also be viewed here: https://www.filmmovement.com/virtual-cinema-guide
To receive updates on the screening event – RSVP here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1214603252253039
More events associated with the North American premiere will be listed via the film’s social media page: https://www.facebook.com/ouarfilm
Bonnie Jo Campbell’s page: https://www.facebook.com/BonnieJoAuthor
Learn more about Bonnie Jo Campbell here: https://www.bonniejocampbell.com/
Learn more about Director/Writer/Musician Haroula Rose here: https://www.facebook.com/haroularose
Learn more about Virtual Cinema Distribution by Film Movement here: https://www.filmmovement.com/once-upon-a-river
Local fans who view the film will notice author Bonnie Jo Campbell making a cameo in the feature film wearing her Stormy Kromer cap. The main character, Margo Crane, also appears in the cap later in the film. Stormy Kromer will be partnering with Bonnie Jo for special giveaways and promotions related to the release of the film throughout the month of October. https://www.stormykromer.com/
A full press kit for the film may be accessed here: https://www.filmmovement.com/press/film/once-upon-a-river