Screenings February 2012

Thursday, February 2, 6 pm at PPAC: Screening of the documentary, War Photographer, by Christian Frei. 1400 N. American Street, Suite 103, Philadelphia.

Friday, February 3, 6 pm at Asian Arts Initiative: Screening of the documentary, Cultures of Resistance, by Iara Lee. $8 General Admission; $5 for students. 1219 Vine Street, Philadelphia.

Saturday, February 4, 8 & 10 pm at International House: Screenings of Trailer Trash, and Black Angels (1970), directed by Laurence Merrick. Cost: $9; Free to IHP members; $7 for students & seniors. 3701 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia.

Monday, February 6, 8 pm at Trocadero Theatre: Screening of Resurrect Dead. Q & A with director Jon Foy. Cost: $3. 1003 Arch Street, Philadelphia.

Thursday, February 9, 8 pm at The Rotunda: Andrew’s Video Vault screens Samson and Delilah (1949), directed by Cecil B. DeMille, and Sodom and Gomorrah: The Last Seven Days (1975). 4014 Walnut Street, Philadelphia.

Wednesday, February 15, 7 pm at International House: Screening of Foreword to Guns for Banta (2010), directed by Mathieu Kleyebe Abbonenc, and Domestic Tourism II (2009), directed by Maha Maamoun. 3701 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia.

Thursday, February 16 at MoMA: Documentary Fortnight 2012: MoMA’s International Festival of Nonfiction Film and Media opens. Through February 28. 11 W. 53rd Street, NYC.

Friday, February 17, 6:30 – 8:30 pm at Episcopal Cathedral: 16th Annual Arturo Schomburg Film Screening, “Afro Latin@ Film: Invisibility and Presence,” presented by Taller Puertorriqueño and Scribe Video Center. Cost: $10, $5 Taller members and students. 3723 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia.

Saturday, February 18, 11 am at American Swedish Historical Museum: Semlor and a Movie. Cost: $15 at the door, $12 in advance. 1900 Pattison Avenue, Philadelphia.

Saturday, February 25, 8 pm at International House: Opening night for the 16th Annual Israeli Film Festival of Philadelphia. Through April 1. 3701 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia.