Film calendar

  • Thu Nov 15th, 2012 8:28am
  • Life

Snohomish County

“Heist”: The documentary “Heist: Who Stole the American Dream? and How to Get it Back” will be shown from 1 to 3 p.m. Nov. 18 at Edmonds Theater, 415 Main St., Edmonds. Admission is free. Following the screening, a discussion will be facilitated by Ken Dammand, a board member of Washington Public Campaigns. The event is sponsored by Edmonds Unitarian Universalist Church Peace &Justice Committee and Washington Public Campaigns. For more information, see peaceandjustice@euuc.org, www.euuc.org, www.washclean.org or www.heist-themovie.com.

“It’s a Wonderful Life”: The real Zuzu is coming to town for a screening of the 1946 classic movie’s three-day run, Nov. 23, 24 and 25, at the Historic Everett Theater. Karolyn Grimes, who played Zuzu in the film, will sign autographs and tell all at a dessert and wine meet-and-greet at 5:30 p.m. Nov. 24. Tickets are $25 and include admission to the movie, which starts at 7 p.m. and which Grimes will attend. Other showings are at 7 p.m. Nov. 23 and 2 p.m. Nov. 25; tickets are $10 for adults and $8 for seniors/students/military, available at the theater box office, 2911 Colby Ave., by calling 425-258-6766 and online at www.etix.com.

Reel World Cinema: The theme for this fall series of films is “The Homeless You Always Have With You,” a reminder of the community’s responsibility for the poor. A potluck dinner runs from 6 to 7 p.m., followed by the film and discussion from 6 to 10 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 2936 Rockefeller Ave., Everett. The six-film series runs through Nov. 30. Call 425-259-7139 for details. Free.

• “Wages of Living,” Nov. 16. Roger Weisberg followed people for three years to create this documentary on the working poor (2006).

• “A Christmas Carol,” Nov. 30. Alastair Sim plays Ebenezer Scrooge in what may be the best film version of Dicken’s Christmas story (1952).

Seattle

Pacific Science Center’s Imax films: 200 Second Ave. N., Seattle; 206-443-2001; www.pacsci.org. Most tickets are $6 to $10.50. Shows run Nov. 16 through 22. Call ahead; some shows sell out.

• “Skyfall:” 2, 4:55, 7:50 and 10:45 p.m. Friday through Wednesday; 4:55, 7:50 and 10:45 p.m. Thursday.

• “Mummies: Secrets of the Pharaohs,” 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. and 12:30, 1:30, 2:30 and 3:30 p.m. Friday through Wednesday.

• “Cloud Atlas,” 7 p.m. Friday through Tuesday.

• “Mysteries of Egypt,” 10:15 a.m. Friday through Wednesday.

• “Flight of the Butterflies”: 3-D, 11:30 a.m. Friday through Wednesday.