Watch and discuss McFarland, USA at the Klamath County Library
Saturday, March 17th 2pm
Downtown Klamath County Library
The downtown Klamath County Library and the Klamath Regional Health Equity Coalition are hosting a screening and discussion of the based-on-a-true-story film McFarland, USA on Saturday, March 17th at 2 pm.
The film screening is part of the Klamath Regional Health Equity Coalition’s Diversity Through the Arts program, a series of discussions about films and books that describe culture clashes and the benefits of embracing diversity.
McFarland, USA is an underdog sports story: Jim White, a white football coach looking for work, finds a position at a predominantly-Latino high school in McFarland, California. Struggling as a football coach, White notices: his players might not be great at football, but they can certainly run. White and a handful of students must overcome poverty, personal turmoil and cultural differences to become one of the country’s best cross-country teams…
McFarland, USA is rated PG and runs for 2 hours, 9 minutes.
For more information, please call 541-882-8894 or stop by the Information and Reference desk.