January 6, 2012 in Features

Film events

 

“The Ides of March” - Today-Saturday. A gripping, provocative film starring George Clooney, Ryan Gosling, Philip Seymour Hoffman and Paul Giamatti. Global Cinema Cafe series. Shows 7:30 p.m. Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave., Sandpoint. $7/adults, $6/seniors and students, $4/kids. (208) 263-9191.

“Modern Times” - Charlie Chaplin’s Little Tramp makes his last film appearance – and speaks for the first time – in the story of a simple man struggling with a mechanized world. As a factory worker who stumbles into a mental hospital and jail, Chaplin blends Depression-era social commentary with bittersweet romance. Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. Spokane Public Library, downtown branch, 906 W. Main Ave., Room 1A. Free. (509) 444-5307.

“Color of Conscience” - Documentary exploring the effort to bolster human rights in North Idaho, followed by a discussion with the show’s Idaho Public Television producer. The film looks at the development of the modern human rights movement in Idaho and features the story of a small group of concerned citizens who fought against the Aryan Nations, ultimately bankrupting the neo-Nazi supremacist group in North Idaho. Thursday, 7 p.m. Coeur d’Alene Library, Community Room, 702 E. Front Ave., Coeur d’Alene. Free. (208) 765-2315.

“The Way” - Deeply thoughtful, funny and touching film with Martin Sheen. Global Cinema Cafe series. Shows 7:30 p.m. daily. Thursday-Jan. 14. Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave., Sandpoint. $7/adults, $6/seniors and students, $4/kids. (208) 263-9191.


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