March 11, 2011 in Features

Film events


“The King’s Speech” - Oscar winner for Best Picture, part of the Global Cinema Café Series. Today-Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave., Sandpoint. $7/adults, $6/seniors and students. (208) 263-9191.

“Rethink Afghanistan” - Documentary challenging U.S. policy in Afghanistan, presented by Peace and Justice Action League of Spokane. Today, 6:30 p.m., Spokane Community College Lair auditorium, 1810 N. Greene St. Free. (509) 742-0938

Nature: Silence of The Bees” - Peabody Award-winning documentary about the disappearance of the honeybee, narrated by F. Murray Abraham. Co-hosted by Kootenai Environmental Alliance. Sunday, 2-4 p.m., Pilgrim’s Health Education Center, 1316 N. Fourth St., Coeur d’Alene. Free. (208) 676-9730

“Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune” - Documentary about the ’60s protest singer, with interview and performance footage plus commentary by Joan Baez, Tom Hayden, Pete Seeger, Sean Penn, Peter Yarrow, Christopher Hitchens, Ed Sanders and others. Sunday, 2 p.m., Bing Crosby Theater, 901 W. Sprague Ave. $10. (509) 742-0938, http://brownpaper

“The Deer Hunter” - Robert De Niro, Christopher Walken, John Savage and Meryl Streep star in this Oscar-winning 1978 examination of the Vietnam war’s effects on people in a small industrial town. Part of the Big Read Film Series. Wednesday, 6:30 p.m., Moran Prairie Library, 6004 S. Regal St. Free. (509) 359-6977

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