August 27, 2019
Needham Free Public Library
1139 Highland Avenue
Needham, MA 02494
A Universe of Stories Summer Film Festival for Adults: The Martian (Rated PG-13, 2 hours, 31 minutes)
Tuesday, August 27, 2019
When astronauts blast off from the planet Mars, they leave behind Mark Watney, presumed dead after a fierce storm. With only a meager amount of supplies, the stranded visitor must utilize his wits and spirit to find a way to survive on the hostile planet. Meanwhile, back on Earth, members of NASA and a team of international scientists work tirelessly to bring him home, while his crew mates hatch their own plan for a daring rescue mission.
Sponsored by the Needham Free Public Library, in support of A Universe of Stories Adult Summer Reading Program.