02/2013

Denver Jewish Film Festival

Submitted by Kiki Turner on Fri, 02/01/2013 - 1:14pm

From comedies of romantic blunders to intense documentaries about the realities of the Holocaust, the Jewish Film Festival plays films of all flavors. Either Jewish produced or Jewish themed, the movies play in a variety of languages, including English, French, Hebrew, and German. No worries for those of you who need to brush up on your Hebrew, all the films provide English subtitles. Enjoy celebrations at the beginning and end of the festival, as well as discussions and talks with directors throughout the week. Days, times varied. 

 

Port Tasting

Submitted by Caroline Padden on Tue, 02/05/2013 - 9:26am

Robert Bower, representing the eighth generation of a Portuguese port producing family and known as "the ambassador of port," leads participants through this casual tasting. Ports—including Taylor Fladgate 10- and 20-year Tawnys (type of port typically consumed as dessert)—are paired with small bites, intended to compliment the sweet, amber-hued wine. Wed 5:30-7 p.m.