Cleveland International Film Festival } March 29 – April 9, 2017 Presented by Dollar Bank
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GIRL UNBOUND: THE WAR TO BE HER

GIRL UNBOUND: THE WAR TO BE HER

Pakistan’s top female squash player, Maria Toorpakai Wazir, received her first death threat at age 16. The rural community where her family—and, unfortunately, The Taliban—call home, frown upon women for...

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CIFF41 $150,000 Challenge Match

Between now and April 9th, every dollar you donate will go twice as far!

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Director's Spotlight Award

Steve James named as CIFF41 Director's Spotlight Award recipient.

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DESTINY

DESTINY

Nine-year-old Xi He has been diagnosed with autism. Any changes to his daily routine can cause serious anxiety. His condition has led to a number of outbursts at school, the...

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CIFF41 Announces Opening Night and Closing Night Films

CIFF41 kicking-off with CALIFORNIA TYPEWRITER and closing out with THE HERO

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EL REVENGE

EL REVENGE

NORTH AMERICAN PREMIERE Well-meaning but awkward Caco is devastated after he walks in on his girlfriend Julia hooking up with an arrogant celebrity Argentine restaurateur. After a drunken night out, Caco’s...

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CIFF SPECIAL PRESENTATION: A ONE-ON-ONE CONVERSATION WITH A.O. SCOTT

Join us as we talk with A.O. Scott, film critic for the New York Times, at our CIFF Special Presentation on Saturday, April 8th!

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IN BETWEEN

IN BETWEEN

Layla, Salma, and Nour live in an apartment in the bustling center of Tel Aviv. Each woman grapples with varying degrees of being “in between” cultures and traditions. Layla is...

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Cleveland Institute of Art Cinematheque

Cleveland Institute of Art Cinematheque
Thursday, March 30

Ride RTA to the Cleveland Institute of Art Cinematheque via the HealthLine, which runs 24/7. CIA’s unified campus has three lots, all of which...

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Beachland Ballroom & Tavern

Beachland Ballroom & Tavern
Sunday, April 02

The Beachland Ballroom has a small parking lot available to patrons; however, that fills up fast on busy nights. Additional parking is available...

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Rick Whitbeck Evening at the Cedar Lee Theatre

Rick Whitbeck Evening at the Cedar Lee Theatre
Wednesday, April 05

The Cleveland International Film Festival returns to its original home (1977-1990) for the 12th consecutive year. This event is presented in loving memory of...

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Capitol Theatre

Capitol Theatre
Thursday, April 06

A parking lot is located next to the theatre off of West 65thStreet. Additional parking is available one block south of the Capitol...

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Opening Night

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