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Friday Movie Matinee Discussion (online event) Online

Friday, May 28, 2021
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm, Eastern Time - US & Canada (change)
This is an online event. Event URL will be sent via registration email.
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About the Event

Join us for a lively virtual discussion with Professor Tas Salini, instructor of Film History and Film Appreciation at Broward College.

The movie for discussion is Sabrina starring Harrison Ford and Julia Ormond. Synopsis: An ugly duckling having undergone a remarkable change, still harbors feelings for her crush: a carefree playboy, but not before his business-focused brother has something to say about it.

Here is a link to the trailer: Click here

***Although, the May movie selection is Sabrina (1995), Professor Salini also recommends viewing the 1954 version as well time permitting, though not required, to enrich the discussion. Doing a Google search you can find an online platform to view it. Alvin Sherman Library has a physical copy in its collection: https://novacat.nova.edu:443/record=b1957444~S13

You will need your Broward County Library card to view the 1995 version of the movie. If you don’t have one, please apply for one here

You can find this film in Broward County Library's Kanopy collection:

Go to this web page https://libezproxy.broward.org/login?url=https://browardlibrary.kanopy.com and type in your Broward County Library card number and your PIN number. Your PIN number is the last 4 digits of the telephone number you used when you registered for the Broward County library card.

  1. Click "Login" Button on the top right
  2. To start viewing movies, you need to choose a login option. a) You can use your Google account login information. If you have Gmail you can use that username and password b) Use your Facebook login username and password or c) create an account with your email address and a password of your choosing.  Once you select one of these three options you can click the “Log In” button.
  3. Once you’ve logged in, type in the title of the movie.
  4. Click the “Play button” to start viewing the movie


A Zoom link to the discussion will be sent when you register and a reminder one day prior to the event.


Professor Tas Salini is a producer, writer and director with over 24 years of film industry experience. He has directed over 110 music videos that have aired on MTV (USA & Europe), BET and cable and satellite channels worldwide. He has produced and directed seven documentaries including A 20 Year Journey featuring the Grammy winning band Inner Circle and the award winning documentary The Pan Am Story which aired on PBS. Further, Salini produced, wrote and directed the romantic comedy Gringo Wedding, a feature film released theatrically and distributed internationally.

He has taught photography, film/video production in England and Austria and currently teaches Film Appreciation and Film History at Broward College.


Direction to the Alvin Sherman Library