‘Lady Bird’ — Darien Library’s Friday Night Feature

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In the 2017 film Lady Bird, Christine “Lady Bird” McPherson (Saoirse Ronan) fights against but is exactly like her wildly loving, deeply opinionated and strong-willed mom (Laurie Metcalf), a nurse working tirelessly to keep her family afloat after Lady Bird’s father (Tracy Letts) loses his job.

Lady Bird Poster from Darien Library websiteSet in Sacramento, Ca. in 2002, amid a rapidly shifting American economic landscape, Lady Bird is an affecting look at the relationships that shape us, the beliefs that define us, and the unmatched beauty of a place called home.

Starring Saoirse Ronan, Laurie Metcalf, Tracy Letts, Lucas Hedges, Timothée Chalamet ; Rated R for language, sexual content, brief graphic nudity and teen partying; 93 minutes; Presented with captions for the hearing impaired.

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Two showings — at 6:30 and 8:30 p.m.