The Delray Public Library, located at 100 West Atlantic Avenue, Delray will host Summer Saturday Cinema, a free summer film and discussion serieson August 17, 2019. There will be a screening of “Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood” beginning at 2:00pm. Award winning filmmaker, Nora McDevitt, will lead and engage in a discussion on the film and how small films start big conversations following the screening.
Nora McDevitt’s is an award-winning screenwriter, filmmaker, producer and writer with over 15 years in scripted and unscripted programming. Her vast works include commercials, documentaries, independent feature films, digital and television.
The “Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood” chronicles Siddalee Walker, a famous New York playwright. One of her new plays is about to open and she does an interview with `Time' magazine and discusses her unhappy childhood. When her mother reads the interview, she is furious and cuts off all contact with Siddalee. The story attempts to have the daughter understand the depth of her mother's suffering.
Come to the Delray Public Library for the engaging film, “Divine secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood” and remain for the discussion following the movie. Get out of the summer afternoon heat by going indoors and enjoying fresh popcorn.