Jul 09 2022
Family Book + Film Club: Howl's Moving Castle

Family Book + Film Club: Howl's Moving Castle

Presented by Sidewalk Film Festival + Center at Sidewalk Film Center + Cinema

Sidewalk’s Family Book + Film Club is film fun for the whole family! Based on our monthly Book + Film Clubs, this summer program is an opportunity for families to share an activity together and for children to engage their reading & critical thinking skills through the summer. Read the book as a family and then join us as we screen the film adaptation and host a round-table discussion.

Book: Howl’s Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones
Film: Howl’s Moving Castle (dir. Hayao Miyazaki, 2004)
Book Delivery Registration Deadline: Sunday June 26

Register by the deadline to have your books mailed to you. If you sign up after the deadline, don’t sweat it! You’ll just have to pick up your book from the cinema box office.
The registration fee includes a copy of the book, 1 kids private screening ticket, 1 adult private screening ticket and the post film discussion.

Common Sense Media Book Review: Recommended for ages 9+ https://www.commonsensemedia.org/book…/howls-moving-castle

Common Sense Media Film Review: Recommended for ages 8+ https://www.commonsensemedia.org/movi…/howls-moving-castle

Synopsis: Sophie has an uneventful life at her late father’s hat shop, but all that changes when she befriends wizard Howl, who lives in a magical flying castle. However, the evil Witch of Waste takes issue with their budding relationship and casts a spell on young Sophie, which ages her prematurely. Now Howl must use all his magical talents to battle the jealous hag and return Sophie to her former youth and beauty.

Admission Info

Purchase Tickets for Family Book + Film Club: Howl’s Moving Castle here.

The $35 registration fee includes a copy of the book, 1 kids private screening ticket, 1 adult private screening ticket and the post film discussion. You can include a friend or another family member for an additional fee.

Purchase by June 26 to have your book mailed to you, all orders made after June 26 will need to pick up their books in our box office.

Email: jessica@sidewalkfest.com

Dates & Times

2022/07/09 - 2022/07/09

  • Jul 9, 2022 at 10:00 am (Sat)
Location Info

Sidewalk Film Center + Cinema

1821 2nd Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35203