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March 21, 2010 9:53 am

Maine Jewish Film Festival offers screening at Bates

In addition to its schedule of programs in Portland, the Maine Jewish Film Festival comes to Bates for a screening…


March 1, 2010 10:42 am

Bates Hillel to screen 'Between the Lines' as part of 2004 Maine Jewish Film Festival

“Between the Lines,” a 2001 award-winning documentary film by Yifat Kedar about Amira Hass, the only Israeli journalist living in the Occupied Territories, will be screened as part of the 2004 Maine Jewish Film Festival at 7 p.m. Sunday, March 14, in the Keck Classroom (G52) of Pettengill Hall. A facilitated discussion with the filmmaker will follow the 58-minute screening (in Hebrew and Arabic, with English subtitles), and the public is invited to attend free of charge.


March 8, 2005 12:52 am

Wide variety of festival films to be screened during March

Bates College screens a wide variety of award-winning films with human and animal rights themes, some with visits by filmmakers, during the month of March.


February 27, 2003 2:33 pm

Bates Hillel to screen 'Ruthie and Connie' as part of the 2003 Maine Jewish Film Festival

“Ruthie and Connie: Every Room in the House,” an award-winning documentary film by Deborah Dickson about two lesbians who won a landmark domestic-partner benefits case, will be screened as part of the 2003 Maine Jewish Film Festival at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, March 8, in Pettngill Hall’s Keck classroom (G52), 4 Andrews Rd.