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Post-screening panel discussion in recognition of Sexual Assault Awareness Month
Co-presented with Aha! Moment and DC Rape Crisis Center
Seventy-four years ago, a young black mother in rural Alabama boldly stood against the systemic violence and injustice of the Jim Crow South. Nancy Buirski's heart-wrenching documentary tells Recy's incredible story.
April 9, 7:15 p.m.
One night only!
Kasi Lemmons' 2007 biopic stars Don Cheadle as legendary DC radio and TV personality Petey Greene; also starring Taraji P. Henson and Chiwetel Ejiofor. April 8, 6:00 p.m.
April 7–15.
This weekend: musical romance BAREILLY KI BARFI (April 7, 3:00 p.m.); political comedy NEWTON (April 7, 8:00 p.m.); charming coming-of-age story SECRET SUPERSTAR (April 8, 2:30 p.m.); and murder mystery thriller ITTEFAQ (April 8, 8:30 p.m.).
March 11-April 7.
This week: Free screening of 1970 documentary KING: A FILMED RECORD…MONTGOMERY TO MEMPHIS, directed by Sidney Lumet and Joseph L. Mankiewicz. April 7, 11:00 a.m.
March 19-April 26.
This week: 2009 stop-motion animated adventure FANTASTIC MR. FOX (April 6, 9 & 10, 5:15 p.m.; April 7, 6:00 p.m.) and 2004 comedy-drama THE LIFE AQUATIC WITH STEVE ZISSOU (April 6, 9:45 p.m.; April 10, 9:15 p.m.; April 12, 7:15 p.m.).
March 19–April 26.
This week: Ken Russell's WOMEN IN LOVE (April 6, 7:10 p.m.; April 8, 11:15 a.m.); Marcel Carné's PORT OF SHADOWS (April 7, noon; April 10, 7:15 p.m.); Marco Ferreri's LA GRANDE BOUFFE aka THE BIG FEAST (April 9, 7:00 p.m.; April 11, 6:30 p.m.); and Andrzej Żuławski's THAT MOST IMPORTANT THING: LOVE (April 9, 11 & 12, 9:45 p.m.).
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March 17-April 22.
Coming up next: STAGECOACH (1939) and SHE WORE A YELLOW RIBBON, both on April 21, featuring intros and book events with Nancy Schoenberger, author of "Wayne and Ford: The Films, the Friendship, and the Forging."
May 2-13.
Tickets on sale now!
The Washington Jewish Film Festival (WJFF) celebrates the diversity of Jewish history, culture and experience through the moving image.