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The Book Keepers

Presented by Cleveland Institute of Art and The Cleveland Institute of Art Cinematheque at Online/Virtual Space

Aug 05 2022
Sep 15 2022
The Book Keepers

An intimate portrait of love and loss—and an ode to the healing power of storytelling.

USA, 2020, Phil Wall

Carol Wall’s debut memoir—about cancer, friendship, and cultivating an open heart—was a breakout success. But joy turned to tragedy when the breast cancer she wrote about returned, and she died months after the book’s publication. Carol’s husband Dick, determined to help his wife’s life-affirming message find its audience, becomes the work’s unlikely spokesperson when he embarks on a nationwide book tour. He is accompanied by his and Carol’s filmmaker son Phil.

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The Book Keepers, a Cinematheque streaming exclusive, can be viewed online from 8/5 thru at least 9/15 via the link below. Doing so supports the Cinematheque. Screening fee is $10 and you have 72 hours to watch it.


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