2016 Schedule

THURS | MAY 19 | OPENING EVENT @ THE JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER*

  • 7:00 pm – Zemene – Join us as we open our 22nd season with the inspiring story of a chance encounter between a severely crippled and malnourished Ethiopian child and the American doctor who changed her life.  The film will be followed by a Q&A with filmmaker Melissa Donovan, who devoted more than five years of her life to recording Zemene’s journey, and an Opening Night reception. ($10**)  see Special Events

FRI | MAY 20 | MIDTOWN CINEMA

SAT | MAY 21 | MIDTOWN CINEMA

SUN | MAY 22 | MIDTOWN CINEMA

  • 10:00 am – BOOK CLUB FILMFocus  Grab a complimentary bagel and coffee as early as 9:15, and join us for both the film and a post-screening discussion of the picture and the novel by Arthur Miller upon which it was based.  With Professor Helen Khanzhina.  see Special Events
  • 1:30 pm – Secrets of War
  • 3:30 pm – Time to Say Goodbye
  • 7:00 pm – Wedding Doll

MON | MAY 23 | MIDTOWN CINEMA

TUES | MAY 24 | MIDTOWN CINEMA

>>> PLEASE NOTE SESSION TIMES – TWO THEATRES IN USE <<<

WED | MAY 25 | MIDTOWN CINEMA

THURS | MAY 26 | MIDTOWN CINEMA

* Subsequent to the opening event at the Jewish Community Center, the festival will take place at the Midtown Cinema.

** Ticket price for Opening Night is $10.00.   Midweek Matinees at the Midtown are $7.00.  Tickets for all other Film Festival screenings are $8.00 at the door.  Online ticketing for Midtown screenings may vary.