January 31, 2014 in Features

Film events

 

Spokane International Film Festival (SpIFF) Friday and Saturday. The 16th annual Spokane International Film Festival is a selective offering of world-class films. Films will be shown at The Magic Lantern, 25 W. Main Ave., The Bing Crosby Theater, 901 W. Sprague Ave., AMC River Park Square 20, 808 W. Main Ave., and The Garland Theater, 924 W. Garland Ave. $150/festival pass; $8-$10/individual films; $5/student. (509) 720-7743.

“In a World” Indie film and a comedy about a voice coach who finds herself competing in the movie trailer voice-over profession against her arrogant father and his protege. Friday at 7 p.m., Saturday at 8 p.m., and Sunday at 3 p.m. University of Idaho, Student Union Building Ballroom, Borah Theater, 709 Deakin Ave., Moscow. Free. (208) 885-7251.

Backcountry Film Festival The festival highlights human-powered winter fun and adventure while raising funds to support the efforts of the Winter Wildlands Alliance and other like-minded grassroots groups’ efforts, including those of Inland Northwest Backcountry Alliance, to preserve and conserve winter landscapes for quiet users. Tickets can be purchased in advance at http://spokanebcff.bpt.me. Friday, 7 p.m., Spokane Community College, Lair, 1810 N. Greene St. $12; $10/Spokane Mountaineers; $10/students. (509) 624-7120.

“About Men” Documentary based on a men’s group in Sandpoint. U.S. premiere. Friday, 7 p.m., Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave., Sandpoint. $7/general, $12/couple. (208) 263-9191.

“Speak” A documentary following six unforgettable characters as they prepare to compete for the title World Champion of Public Speaking. http://speakthemovie.com. Monday, 6:30 p.m., River Park Square, AMC Theatres, 808 W. Main Ave. $11.

“Until the Violence Stops” Documentary about how “The Vagina Monologues” grew into an international grass-roots movement called V-Day to stop violence against women and girls. Monday, 7 p.m., University of Idaho, Student Union Building Ballroom, Borah Theater, 709 Deakin Ave., Moscow. Free. (208) 885-7251.

“I Was a Teenage Feminist: A Documentary about Redefining the F-Word” A funny, moving and personal journey into the heart of feminism. Tuesday, Noon-1:10 p.m., Eastern Washington University, Monroe Hall, Room 207, Cheney. Free. (509) 359-2898.

Totally Tubular Tuesday $1 movies at the Garland Theater, 924 W. Garland Ave. “Annie,” Tuesday; “The Muppet Movie,” Feb. 11; “Clerks,” Feb. 18; and “Labyrinth,” Feb. 25. Showings scheduled in a 7 p.m. time slot. (509) 327-1050.

Fly Fishing Film Tour 2014 Showcasing world-class fly-fishing films. Tuesday, 7 p.m., Bing Crosby Theater, 901 W. Sprague Ave. $15. (509) 227-7638.

“The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” The movie follows Katniss Everdeen and Peeta Mellark as they become targets of the Capitol after their victory in the 74th Hunger Games, sparking rebellion in the Districts of Panem. Showings are Feb. 7 at 7 and 9:30 p.m., Feb. 8 at 8 p.m. and Feb. 9 at 3 p.m. University of Idaho, Student Union Building Ballroom, Borah Theater, 709 Deakin Ave., Moscow. Free. (208) 885-7251.


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