Film, tv & radio


“Havana Curveball.” Documentary about local youth’s bar mitzvah project to send baseball equipment to Cuba. Followed by Q&A. At Vogue Theater, 3920 Sacramento St., S.F., through Feb. 12. $8-$10.50.


“To Be or Not to Be.” Screening of 1942 screwball comedy about a theater troupe that lends its talents to the Polish resistance on the eve of the German invasion. At Jewish Community Library, 1835 Ellis St., S.F. 7 p.m. Free.


“Forgotten Refugees.” Documentary about Jewish refugees expelled from Middle East after 1945, with talk by Caroline Pettel of JIMENA about her family’s escape from Tehran to Israel. At Congregation Beth Israel, 5716 Carmel Valley Road, Carmel. 7 p.m. Free. (415) 626-5062


“Schmatta: Rags to Riches to Rags.” Documentary about New York’s Garment District, with post-film discussion featuring history and industry experts. RSVP requested. At Congregation Beth Shalom, 1455 Elm St., Napa. 3 p.m. (707) 251-9092 or [email protected]


“The Sturgeon Queens.” Documentary about New York’s Russ & Daughters, celebrating its 100th anniversary. Part of San Francisco Jewish Film Festival “Best of the Fest” series. At Osher Marin JCC, 200 N. San Pedro Road, San Rafael. 7 p.m. $12.