|| San Diego Jewish Film Festival
The mission of the San Diego International Jewish Film Festival is to offer outstanding world cinema that promotes awareness, appreciation, and pride in the diversity of the Jewish culture. Festival programs aim to educate and illuminate through evocative, independent fiction and documentary films that portray the Jewish experience from current and historical global perspectives.
Now in its 29th year, the San Diego International Jewish Film Festival has become one of the largest and most highly acclaimed Jewish Film Festivals in the country. Today, with more than 17,000 ticket holders, SDJFF is the most widely attended annual Jewish cultural event in San Diego. The 11-day Festival features over 80 screenings of international films at five theatre venues: Reading Cinemas Town Square, Edwards San Marcos 18, Museum of Photographic Arts , Project Bar & Grill and the Garfield Theatre at the JCC.
Film Schedule & Tickets
Admission/Cost: $5 - $15.25, Special screenings extra. Festival passes available.
Clairemont Reading Cinemas
4665 Clairemont Drive
San Diego, CA 92117
Museum Of Photographic Arts
1649 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92101
MAP - [Park Map]
David & Dorothea Garfield Theatre
4126 Executive Drive
La Jolla, CA 92037
Edwards San Marcos Stadium
1180 W San Marcos Blvd
San Marcos, CA
Dates and times:
Ongoing from February 6 to February 17, 2019
Thursday, February 7 - Films begin at: 7:00 PM
Friday, February 8 - Films begin at: 11:00 AM
Saturday, February 9 - Films begin at: 7:00 PM
Sunday, February 10 - Films begin at: 10:30 AM
Monday, February 11 - Films begin at: 1:30 PM
Tuesday, February 12 - Films begin at: 1:30 PM
Wednesday, February 13 - Films begin at: 1:00 PM
Thursday, February 14 - Films begin at: 1:30 PM
Friday, February 15 - Films begin at: 11:00 AM
Saturday, February 16 - Films begin at: 7:00 PM
Sunday, February 17 - Films begin at: 1:00 PM
For more information, please visit: www.sdcjc.org
|| Shen Yun Chinese Music and Dance
Shen Yun returns with an all-new program for Chinese New Year with a 5000-year journey through ancient dynasties and faraway lands including 100 dancers and singers, 1000 hand-made costumes, 20 sets and animated backdrops accompanied by a concert orchestra blending Western and Chinese instruments. Expatriate Chinese Falun Gong practitioners living in North America founded Shen Yun in 2006 in New York. The show features contemporary scenes of a political nature.
Admission/Cost: $80 - $180
California Center for the Arts
340 North Escondido Boulevard
Escondido, CA 92025
Dates and times:
Ongoing from Thursday, February 7 to Sunday, February 17, 2019
Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays - 7:30 PM
Wednesdays and Saturdays - 2:00 PM
Sundays - 1:30 PM
|| Film: Bye Bye Germany
Told with gusto and droll humor, this jaunty caper focuses on a group of Jewish survivors trying to scam their way out of the rubble of post-war Frankfurt and emigrate to America.
In German with English subtitles.
Chula Vista Civic Center Library
365 F Street
Chula Vista, CA 91910
Wednesday, February 13 - 6:00 PM
For more information, please call: (619) 691-5069
|| Talk: Romantic Victorians - Dating, Marriage, & Love
Looking for a Valentine? Maybe the Victorians can help! Join us for our next History Talks! Lecture as Sandee Wilhoit, GQHF Historian, and Jamie Laird, GQHF Visitor Services Coordinator, delve into the intricate customs and traditions surrounding dating, marriage, and love in the Victorian Era. Become versed in the strict courting rules, elaborate Victorian flirting techniques like the "Language of the Fan," and all that was expected when both parties finally said, "I do." Learn about Romanticism- a movement that gained momentum in the late 1800s- which emphasized inspiration, subjectivity, and the primacy of the individual and how it not only influenced Art and Literature but also ideas and romantic notions of the Victorian era.
Admission/Cost: FREE - $5
Chuang Archive and Learning Center
541-B Second Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101
Wednesday, February 13 - 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM