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Friday, Jul 20
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
9:00 AM Europe: Secrets of the Old Masters
10:00 AM Afrofuturism Lounge
12:00 PM Chicano-Con
7:00 PM Iranian Film: The Corridor
8:00 PM Stage: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
8:00 PM Stage: A Man of No importance
8:00 PM Film: The Lady from Shanghai
Saturday, Jul 21
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
9:00 AM Peace Train Transcending Barriers March
10:00 AM Afrofuturism Lounge
12:00 PM 3rd Annual South Bay Salsa Fest
12:00 PM Chicano-Con
1:00 PM Discussion: Taoism with Kenneth Cohen
2:00 PM Stage: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
6:00 PM Vegan Night Kamanya Experience
6:00 PM Summerwood: Music, Beer, Food & Art Festival
8:00 PM Music: Allison Adams Tucker
8:00 PM Italian Film: Umberto D
8:00 PM Stage: A Man of No importance
Sunday, Jul 22
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM Afrofuturism Lounge
12:00 PM Chicano-Con
2:00 PM House of Colombia Lawn Program
2:00 PM Stage: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
5:00 PM Miss Middle East USA 2018
7:00 PM Stage: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
Monday, Jul 23
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
1:00 PM German Film: My Words, My Lies, My Love (Lila Lila)
Tuesday, Jul 24
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
5:30 PM Tour to Cuba Informational Session
Wednesday, Jul 25
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
6:30 PM Music: Mariachi Estrellas de Chula Vista
7:00 PM Women's Film Festival San Diego: The Ito Sisters
7:00 PM Stage: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
Thursday, Jul 26
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM Music: Henry Kapono
8:00 PM Stage: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
8:00 PM Stage: A Man of No importance
Friday, Jul 27
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:00 PM Film: Mughal e Azam
7:00 PM Music: Yale Strom & Hot Pstromi
8:00 PM Stage: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
8:00 PM Stage: A Man of No importance
Saturday, Jul 28
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
12:00 PM Japanese Obon Festival
1:00 PM Music: Israel Maldonado and Puente
1:00 PM Documentary: Maritime Silk Road
1:30 PM Documentary Series: Knowledge is the Beginning
2:00 PM Stage: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
6:00 PM Book Signing: Underwater Vibes
7:00 PM Film: Coco
8:00 PM Talk: Polynesian Settlement and Heritage
8:00 PM Stage: A Man of No importance
9:00 PM Music: Como La Flor
Sunday, Jul 29
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
12:00 PM Japanese Obon Festival
2:00 PM Stage: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
7:00 PM Stage: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
Monday, Jul 30
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Tuesday, Jul 31
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Wednesday, Aug 1
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:00 PM Stage: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
Thursday, Aug 2
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM Stage: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
8:00 PM Stage: A Man of No importance
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< Tuesday, November 14, 2017 >


All Day San Diego Asian Film Festival Pacific Arts Movement presents the 18th Annual San Diego Asian Film Festival, which has grown to be the largest showcase of Asian American and international films on the West Coast. With over 150 films from more than 20 countries shown across six venues, the festival is the place to be for all moviegoers. The audience can pick from a span of genres: action, romance, comedy, drama, animation, documentaries, and family-friendly films. All films at 4:00 PM are free on weekdays.

Admission/Cost: $9 - $12

Location:
UltraStar Mission Valley at Hazard Center
7510 Hazard Center Drive
San Diego, CA 92108
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Dates and times:
Thursday, November 9 - 7:00 PM
Friday, November 10 to Saturday, November 18 - All Day (Films generally start at 11:00 AM)

For more information, please call: (619) 685-2841 or visit: www.festival.sdaff.org
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events

Stage

Xanadu
Until August 18

Once
Until July 22, 2018

The Tempest
Until July 22, 2018

Queens
Until July 29, 2018

Romeo and Juliet
Until August 5, 2018

Monty Python's Spamalot
Until August 12, 2018

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
Until August 12, 2018

Exhibitions and Art

Emotions and Landscapes
Until August 11, 2018

Epic Tales from Ancient India
Until September 3, 2018

The Big White Dress
Until July 1, 2018

Israel: 70 Years of Craft and Design
Until September 3, 2018

Arts of Iran
Until January 31, 2019

Art of East Asia
Until December 31, 2019

Art Of The 20th Century
Ongoing until December 31, 2019

German Expressionism
Ongoing until December 31, 2019

Barrio Art Crawl
Ongoing, every 2nd Saturday of each month

Free Admission to Mingei International Museum
Ongoing, 3rd Tuesday of each month

Free Admission to Japanese Friendship Garden
Ongoing, 3rd Tuesday of each month

Kids

Kids Meet Mandarin
Ongoing Fridays

Chinese Storytime
Ongoing Mondays

Spanish Storytime
Ongoing Mondays

Bilingual Storytime
Ongoing Fridays

Classes and Workshops

Europe: Secrets of the Old Masters
Ongoing until July 20

African Djembe Drumming
Ongoing Wednesday

Irish Gaelic Conversation Circle
Ongoing Tuesdays

Tai Chi Workshop
Ongoing Saturdays

Shakespeare & Tea
Ongoing Sundays

African Dance Class
Ongoing Sundays

Dancing With The Brush: Chinese Brush Painting And Calligraphy
Ongoing Tuesdays

Middle-Eastern Drum and Belly Dance Class
Ongoing Mondays

Salsa Class
Ongoing Tuesdays

Urban Art & More
Ongoing Tuesdays

Mandarin Meetup
Ongoing Wednesdays

Cultural Tours and Excursions

Tequila, Tacos, & Tombstones: Old Town Tour
ongoing Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays

Tijuana Street Food Tour
ongoing Saturdays, Sundays and Tuesdays

Puerto Nuevo Lobster Dinner
ongoing Saturdays

Tijuana Seafood Tour
ongoing Fridays and Sundays

San Diego Chinese Historical Museum & Garden Tour
Ongoing, every 1st Saturday of each month

Little Italy Culinary Tour
Ongoing Saturdays

Asian Pacific Historical District Walking Tour
Ongoing, every 2nd Saturday of each month.

Lucha Libre Mexican Wrestling in Tijuana
Ongoing, Select Fridays

Tijuana Street Art Trek with Panca
Ongoing, Select Saturdays

Tijuana Brewery Tour
Ongoing, Select Saturdays

Tijuana Market Hop
Ongoing, Select Sundays

Tijuana Foodie Adventure
Ongoing Saturdays,Tuesdays,Sundays

Caesar's Restaurant & Downtown Tijuana Tour
Ongoing Fridays and Sundays

Ensenada Mexico Pacific Ocean Coastal Tour

Baja Mexico Grand Tour

Tijuana Foodie Adventures

Other

Hard Days Night
Until August 29, 2018

Flamenco Performance
Until December 29, 2018

Tea with The Bard
Ongoing, first Sunday of each month

Kirtan Musical Meditation
Ongoing, Thursdays

Dances of Universal Peace
Ongoing Saturdays

11:00 AM The Hola Mexico Film Festival The Hola Mexico Tour 2017, a traveling film festival featuring six of the most popular and acclaimed recently-released Mexican movies, arrives in San Diego this November!

Media Arts Center's San Diego Latino Film Festival will be bringing the tour to the Digital Gym Cinema in North Park from Nov. 10 through the 16.

Opening Night Reception:
San Diego Latino Film Festival will be kicking off The Hola Mexico Tour 2017 with an Opening Night reception on Friday, Nov. 10 from 6 to 8 p.m. This reception will serve as the annual Youth Scholarship Fundraiser for the Media Arts Center San Diego in support of the organization's year-round youth education programs. The goal is to reach $7,000 to offer 40 scholarships for this 2017-2018 project year!

Admission/Cost: $8.50 - $60

Location:
Digital Gym Cinema
2921 El Cajon Blvd
San Diego, CA 92104
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Dates and times:
Friday, November 10 - 11:00 AM
Saturday, November 11 - 11:00 AM
Sunday, November 12 - 11:00 AM
Monday, November 13 - 11:00 AM
Tuesday, November 14 - 11:00 AM
Wednesday, November 15 - 11:00 AM
Thursday, November 16 - 11:00 AM

For more information, please call: (619) 230-1938 or visit: www.sdlatinofilm.com
3:00 PM Film: Tirbal Justice Documentary Tribal Justice centers around two Native American judges who address the root causes of crime to reduce incarceration rates, foster greater safety for their communities, and create a more positive future for youth. They use this knowledge to model restorative systems and mainstream courts across the country begin to take notice.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Comunidad
Cross-Cultural Center
PC East 2nd Floor
9500 Gilman Dr
University of California at San Diego
La Jolla, CA 92093
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Tuesday, November 14 - 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM

For more information, please call: (858) 534-6646 or visit: www.blink.ucsd.edu or Email Ross Frank: [email protected]
5:00 PM Asian Film Festival: Taiwan Film Showcase For the sixth year in a row, the San Diego Asian Film Festival presents the Taiwan Film Showcase, the biggest annual presentation of Taiwanese cinema outside of Asia. Every year the showcase highlights the diversity of perspectives, languages, stories, and genres by feature-length and short filmmakers in Taiwan today. We are delighted to welcome director Giddens Ko to the screening of Mon Mon Mon Monsters, which will be preceded by a free reception for ticket holders. The Taiwan Film showcase is sponsored by the UCSD Chuan Lyu Foundation for Taiwan Studies, the UCSD Taiwan Studies Lecture Series, the Taiwan Academy Los Angeles, and the Taiwan Ministry of Culture. All films are presented at the UCSD Price Center Theater and are free for UCSD students, faculty, and staff.

Admission/Cost: $9 - $12

Location:
UCSD Price Center
9500 Gilman Drive
San Diego, CA 92093
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Dates and times:
Sunday, November 12 - 1:40 PM
Monday, November 13 - 6:00 PM
Tuesday, November 14 - 5:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.festival.sdaff.org
6:00 PM Book Discussion: THe Sandcastle Girls Join the Crest Branch Library for their discussion of the Sandcastle Girls by Chris Bohjalian.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Crest Branch Library
105 Juanita Ln.
El Cajon, CA 92021
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Tuesday, November 14 - 6:00 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 442-7083 or visit: www.host.evanced.info
6:30 PM Film: Long Night's Journey into Day This Oscar winning film tells four stories of Apartheid in South Africa, as seen through the eyes of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. White soldiers who have killed African National Congress activists, black activists who have killed whites in political attacks: can there be forgiveness when the full truth comes out?

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
San Diego Central Library
330 Park Blvd
San Diego, CA 92101
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Tuesday, November 14 - 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 236-5817 or visit: www.sandiego.librarymarket.com
6:30 PM Book Discussion: The Sandcastle Girls Join the Santee Branch Library for their discussion on the Sandcastle Girls by Chris Bohjalian.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Santee Branch Library
9225 Carlton Hills Blvd #17
Santee, CA 92071
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Tuesday, November 14 - 6:30 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 448-1863 or visit: www.host.evanced.info
7:00 PM Music: Chinary 75 University of California San Diego's Department of Music announces Chinary 75, a two-night concert series that celebrates the life and work of composer Chinary Ung.

Over two dozen guest artists are slated to perform Ung's works alongside UC San Diego Faculty and Graduate Students in Chinary 75, creating a diverse artistic collaboration that is not to be missed.

Concert I on Nov. 14 presents a theatrically-oriented program in the Experimental Theater featuring Still Life After Death, Cinnabar Heart, and the highly anticipated Letters from Home (featuring Ung's daughter, Kalean Ung).

The second concert is a part of the Department of Music's Wednesday at 7:00 PM series on Nov. 15. It features Singing Inside Aura, for singing violist and chamber ensemble, with Susan Ung and Steven Schick, conducting, Spiral XIV: "Nimitta" and a world premiere of a new version of Spiral XII: "Space Between Heaven and Earth" for 13 vocalists and chamber ensemble, with the founder of the Boston Modern Orchestra Project, Gil Rose, conducting.

Additionally, a free Symposium (at 4:00 PM. Nov. 14) features guest panelists Adam Greene, Koji Nakano, and Yayoi Uno Everett. Plus post-concert discussions will provide audiences with an in-depth look behind the brilliance of Ung's musicality and core compositional development.

Admission/Cost: FREE - $15.50

Location:
Conrad Prebys Music Center
9500 Gilman Dr.
La Jolla, CA 92093
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Dates and times:
Tuesday, November 14 - 7:00 PM
Wednesday, November 15 - 7:00 PM

For more information, please call: (858) 534-3448 or visit: www.musicweb.ucsd.edu

To learn more about Chinary Ung, please visit: www.musicweb.ucsd.edu
9:00 PM Music: The Abyssinians Few reggae acts better capture the heart and soul of roots reggae music than The Abyssinians. Their deep catchy melodies, Rastafarian themes, and beautiful harmony arrangements all delivered with a deep spiritual feeling were instrumental in defining and refining the entire reggae genre. Bernard Collin's lead vocals anchor the Abyssinian's hit songs such as "Forward On To Zion", "Declaration Of Rights", "This Land", "Wicked Men" and "Know Jah Today".

Admission/Cost: $20 - $35

Location:
Belly Up Tavern
143 S Cedros Ave
Solana Beach, CA 92104
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Tuesday, November 14 - 9:00 PM

For more information, please call: (858) 481-8140 or visit: www.bellyup.com
9:40 PM Film: Wings of Desire 'The Heavens Over Berlin' is a 1987 romantic fantasy film directed by Wim Wenders. The film is about invisible, immortal angels who populate Berlin and listen to the thoughts of its human inhabitants, comforting those who are in distress. Even though the city is densely populated, many of the people are isolated or estranged from their loved ones. One of the angels, played by Bruno Ganz, falls in love with a beautiful, lonely trapeze artist, played by Solveig Dommartin. The angel chooses to become mortal so that he can experience human sensory pleasures, ranging from enjoying food to touching a loved one, and so that he can discover human love with the trapeze artist.

Admission/Cost: $7.50 - $10

Location:
Ken Cinema
4061 Adams Ave
San Diego, CA 92116
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Monday, November 27 - 1:30 PM, 4:15 PM, 7:00 PM, 9:40 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 283-3227 or visit: www.landmarktheatres.com
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