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A special treat is in store for filmgoers on Sunday, November 12, 7 PM, when the Film Society will show Sita Sings the Blues. Using several styles of animation, this vivid, exuberant work of art, written and drawn by American artist Nina Paley, ingeniously weaves together ancient tales from the Ramayana, jazz vocals of Annette Hanshaw and events from Paley’s own life. Directed by Nina Paley, (2009), 82 minutes, U.S., English, shown with subtitles. Purchase a subscription for the entire film series for only $20; send a check, payable to the Town of Washington Grove, to Birgit Henninger, P.O. Box 355, Tickets are $7 at the door.

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