SpIFF - Spokane International Film Festival – The 14th annual Spokane International Film Festival welcomes the very best in documentaries and short films from all over the world. Meet filmmakers and performers as the share their own stories and anecdotes about making their film and answer questions from viewers. Visit spokanefilmfestival.org for a list of films and times. Runs through Sunday. Shows at 7 p.m. Cost per film: $10/adults, $8/matinees, $5/students. (509) 720-SpIFF (7743).
“Star Trek: The Future Begins” - This version of the story – based on the television series create by Gene Roddenberry – was released in 2009 and directed by J.J. Abrams. The cast includes Chris Pine as Capt. Kirk and Zachery Quinto as Spock. Sci-fi costumes encouraged; popcorn provided. Wednesday. 7 p.m. Coeur d’Alene Library, Community Room, 702 E. Front Ave., Coeur d’Alene. Free. (208) 769-2315.
“Moneyball” - Thursday-Feb. 11. In 2002, former wannabe baseball superstar Billy Beane (Brad Pitt) took on the difficult task of turning the Oakland Athletics from bottom-dwelling last-placers to a top-draw team – all on a shoestring budget. With his star players opting to play for the big-money teams, he changed the way the game is played, not just on the field but in the head office as well. Global Cinema Cafe film series. Shows at 7 p.m. daily. Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave., Sandpoint. $7/adults, $6/seniors and students. (208) 263-9191.
“DoggieWoggiez! PoochieWoochiez!” - Presented by Everything is Terrible, those krazed VHS-hunting pupz from Everything Is Terrible! (everyone’s favorite found footage chop shoppe) are back with their third inner-eye-opening feature - containing a feat never before attempted in either human or canine history. Thursday. 8 p.m. Magic Lantern, 25 W. Main Ave., Spokane. $10. (509) 209-2383.
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