Jeff Smith 4 p.m., Aug. 28
Film Forum: Foreign Letters
Young Ellie, newly arrived to the U.S. from Israel, anxiously awaits letters from her best friend at home. Suffering from home sickness, language difficulties and rejection at school, life brightens when she meets Thuy, a young Vietnamese refugee. Together, the girls teach each other the healing power of friendship. A Film Movement presentation in English, Hebrew, Vietnamese with English subtitles. 619-532-1539.