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  • Becoming Astrid presented by Big Rapids Foreign Film Festival

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    Name: Becoming Astrid presented by Big Rapids Foreign Film Festival
    Date: February 6, 2020
    Time: 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM EST
    Event Description:
    Becoming Astrid
    Sweden - 2018
    2hr 3 min
    NR

    This sweet film tells the story of the early days of Astrid Lindgren before writing her famous Pippi Longstocking stories. Astrid’s life is followed as an irreverent teen, much to her stern religious parent’s annoyance, to her job as a writer for a local newspaper where she becomes pregnant with her married boss’ child, to a secretarial job where she matures as a writer and the life on which she draws for so many of her Pippi books.
    Location:
    Big Rapids Community Library 426 S. Michigan Ave.
    Big Rapids, MI 49307
    Date/Time Information:
    Thursday, February 6 at 7:00pm
    Contact Information:
    231-796-5234
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