April 8, 2011 in Features

Film events

 

“Inside Job” - Documentary exploring how the American financial industry set out to defraud investors. Rated PG-13. Today-Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave., Sandpoint. $7/adults, $6/seniors and students. (208) 263-9191

Jewish Cultural Film Festival - Saturday, 7:30 p.m., “Saviors in the Night,” the story of how Catholic farmers in Germany hid a Jewish family during World War II, rated PG; followed by a discussion with local Holocaust survivor Miriam Abramowitz-Ferszt. Sunday, 2 p.m., “Black Over White,” a documentary following the Israeli music group the Idan Raichel Project as it tours Ethiopia, and “These Are My Names,” about the meaning of the multiple names of Ethiopian Jews, both rated G. Monday, 7:30 p.m., “Seven Minutes in Eden,” drama about the aftermath of a terrorist attack in Jerusalem, rated PG-13. Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture, Eric A. Johnston Auditorium, 2316 W. First Ave. $8 per session. (509) 747-7394

“The Anatomy of Hate: A Dialogue for Hope” - Michael Ramsdell’s documentary about Idaho white supremacists, Christian fundamentalists, Muslim extremists and others, and the means for better understanding and acceptance. Monday, 10:30 a.m., Spokane Community College, Lair-Student Center Auditorium, and 6 p.m., Institute for Extended Learning, Colville Center, 985 S. Elm, Colville; Tuesday, 11 a.m., Spokane Falls Community College Student Union Building Lounges, Bldg. 17, 3410 W. Fort George Wright Drive; Wednesday, 1:30 p.m., IEL (Institute for Extended Learning) Pullman Center, Gladish Community and Cultural Center auditorium. 300 W. Main Street, Suite 305A, Pullman. Free. (509) 279-6236

“It Happened One Night” - Clark Gable and Claudette Colbert star in the 1934 comedy classic about a runaway heiress and a newspaper reporter. Tuesday, 7 p.m., Bing Crosby Theater, 901 W. Sprague Ave. $5. (509) 534-7728

“No Dumb Questions” - Lighthearted, poignant documentary profiling three sisters, ages 6, 9 and 11, struggling to understand why their Uncle Bill is becoming a woman. Presented by EWU Women’s Studies Center. Tuesday, noon-12:30 p.m., Eastern Washington University, Monroe Hall, Room 207, Cheney. Free. (509) 359-2898

“We Were Soldiers” - The story of the first major battle of the American phase of the Vietnam War and the soldiers on both sides that fought it. In conjunction with Get Lit! and Big Read Spokane. Wednesday, 5:30 p.m., Downtown Library, Room 1A, 906 W. Main Ave. Free. (509) 444-5336.

“The Illusionist” - A French illusionist finds himself out of work and travels to Scotland, where he meets a young woman who changes his life. Rated PG. Thursday and April 16, 7:30 p.m., Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave., Sandpoint. $7/adults, $6/seniors and students. (208) 263-9191

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