Sunday, March 10
The Maine Jewish Film Festival presents film screenings and events at numerous venues from March 2 to 17. Today’s showings include The Waldheim Waltz, about protesters confronting Austrian politician (and Nazi spy) Kurt Waldheim, at Brunswick’s Eveningstar Cinema, and the animated short “Broken Branches,” as well as the doc The Art of Spiegelman, at the Portland Museum of Art. Full schedule and tix at mjff.org. And there are three new exhibits at the Maine Jewish Museum (267 Congress St., Portland), including Art of the Vegetable, fine-art photography by Lynn Karlin, showing March 7 through May 10; open today 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Free. 773-2339. mainejewishmuseum.org.