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Date: 3.15.18 Time: 11:30am Venue: Portland Museum of Art
The first documentary based entirely on curated YouTube clips. Every year, thousands of Israeli high school students make the “journey to Poland” to learn about the Holocaust.  They visit 4 concentration camps, 3 mass graves, 2 ghettos and perform 14 memorial ceremonies over 8 days. Technologically savvy, the teens record  the entire experience - from… Read more
Date: 3.11.18 Time: 7:00pm Venue: Nickelodeon Cinema
“I have cherished the ideal of a democratic and free society in which all persons live together in harmony and with equal opportunities. It is an ideal which I hope to live for and to achieve. But if it need be, it is an ideal for which I am prepared to die.” - Nelson Mandela,… Read more
Date: 3.13.18 Time: 4:00pm Venue: Nickelodeon Cinema

Foreign Letters

Portland

Free Event

What does it feel like to be the new kid who speaks a foreign language in a small New England town? Twelve year old Ellie feels  lonely and isolated when her family emigrates from Israel to Connecticut during the 1982 Lebanon war. Suffering from homesickness, language difficulties and rejection at school, she makes friends with… Read more
Date: 3.17.18 Time: 7:00pm Venue: Strand Theater
“I have cherished the ideal of a democratic and free society in which all persons live together in harmony and with equal opportunities. It is an ideal which I hope to live for and to achieve. But if it need be, it is an ideal for which I am prepared to die.” - Nelson Mandela,… Read more
Date: 3.17.18 Time: 7:00pm Venue: Bangor Mall Cinemas

Bye Bye Germany

Bangor 

Tickets for this event will be on sale closer to the event

David Berman and his friends, all Holocaust survivors, have only one purpose:  to get to America as soon as possible.  For this, they need money.  Clever, resourceful, and shady, they are succeeding in their goal when the past comes back to haunt them.  Why is the beautiful German-American officer so interested in David?  Who are… Read more
Date: 3.10.18 Time: 11:00am Venue: Eveningstar Cinema

Bye Bye Germany

Brunswick

David Berman and his friends, all Holocaust survivors, have only one purpose:  to get to America as soon as possible.  For this, they need money.  Clever, resourceful, and shady, they are succeeding in their goal when the past comes back to haunt them.  Why is the beautiful German-American officer so interested in David?  Who are… Read more
Date: 3.10.18 Time: 5:00pm Venue: Nickelodeon Cinema

Bye Bye Germany

Opening Night – Portland

David Berman and his friends, all Holocaust survivors, have only one purpose:  to get to America as soon as possible.  For this, they need money.  Clever, resourceful, and shady, they are succeeding in their goal when the past comes back to haunt them.  Why is the beautiful German-American officer so interested in David?  Who are… Read more
Date: 3.12.18 Time: 2:00pm Venue: Nickelodeon Cinema

Bye Bye Germany

Portland

David Berman and his friends, all Holocaust survivors, have only one purpose:  to get to America as soon as possible.  For this, they need money.  Clever, resourceful, and shady, they are succeeding in their goal when the past comes back to haunt them.  Why is the beautiful German-American officer so interested in David?  Who are… Read more
Date: 3.12.18 Time: 7:00pm Venue: Railroad Square Cinema

Menashe

Waterville

In the first American 21st century Yiddish language film, Menashe, a good-hearted but somewhat hapless grocery store clerk, struggles against tradition to keep custody of his only son after his wife passes away.  A rare inside illumination of New York’s notoriously secretive ultra-Orthodox Jewish community, this film provides a compelling portrait of a father trying… Read more
Date: 3.11.18 Time: 4:00pm Venue: Eveningstar Cinema
Known for her matchless beauty and electric screen persona, Hedy Lamarr also possessed an exceptional mind. An Austrian Jewish émigré who acted by day and drew mechanical and electronic inventions by night, Lamarr developed and patented a secret communication system to help the Allies beat the Nazis. Rare recordings, interviews, and excerpts from Lamarr's own… Read more
Date: 3.18.18 Time: 12:00pm Venue: Bangor Mall Cinemas
Known for her matchless beauty and electric screen persona, Hedy Lamarr also possessed an exceptional mind. An Austrian Jewish émigré who acted by day and drew mechanical and electronic inventions by night, Lamarr developed and patented a secret communication system to help the Allies beat the Nazis. Rare recordings, interviews, and excerpts from Lamarr's own… Read more
Date: 3.10.18 Time: 7:30pm Venue: Railroad Square Cinema
Known for her matchless beauty and electric screen persona, Hedy Lamarr also possessed an exceptional mind. An Austrian Jewish émigré who acted by day and drew mechanical and electronic inventions by night, Lamarr developed and patented a secret communication system to help the Allies beat the Nazis. Rare recordings, interviews, and excerpts from Lamarr's own… Read more
Date: 3.18.18 Time: 1:45pm Venue: Bangor Mall Cinemas
Was Curious George almost a  Holocaust victim? The surprising answer is yes. It has been 75 years since Curious George first touched the hearts and minds of children around the world. Still, little is known about his creators, Hans and Margret Rey - until now.  German Jews living in Paris during the rise of Nazism,… Read more
Date: 3.16.18 Time: 8:00pm Venue: USM - Talbot Lecture Hall/Luther Bonney Hall

The Cakemaker

Portland

Not appropriate for 16 and under due to sexual content

A forbidden love story takes a wholly unexpected — but richly rewarding — turn. Berlin baker Tomas embarks on a passionate affair with Oren, a businessman visiting from Jerusalem. When Oren dies suddenly in a car crash, Tomas travels to Israel seeking answers. Keeping his secret to himself, he starts working in a café for… Read more
Date: 2.23.17 Time: 2:00pm Venue: The Public Theater

An American Tail

Free Family Movie – Lewiston

Join us for  a free screening of the animated classic, "An American Tail"! An American Tail is fun for the whole family! In this animated classic, a young Russian mouse named Fievel emigrates to America, gets separated from his family and must find them, learning some valuable survival lessons along the way. You will laugh at Fievel’s… Read more