Thu, Feb 17

11 AM – 12 PM

Movies that Matter: Film Screenings for Schools

Food for the Rest of Us Q&A with Caroline Cox, director

Middle and high school students are invited to view award-winning documentaries that examine current social issues such as representation and identity, immigration, and civil rights followed by Q&A sessions with filmmakers.


11 AM – 6 PM

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Jonas Mekas: The Camera Was Always Running

Jewish Museum members are invited to an exclusive preview of Jonas Mekas: The Camera Was Always Running, the first US museum survey of Lithuanian immigrant filmmaker, poet, critic, and curator, whose work explores exile and the refugee experience.


4 – 4:45 PM

Oran Etkin's Timbalooloo

YouTube Video Premiere

Hear klezmer, jazz, and the melodies of Africa as Oran Etkin of Timbalooloo and kora master Yacouba Sissoko weave global rhythms into a gumbo of goodness.