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The Projector: Movies opening Friday, April 22

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SPECIAL SCREENINGS

All Night--Locally made feature-length comedy about a group of friends whose night out in Boise becomes anything but normal after a series of surreal events. Wednesday, April 20, 7 p.m. $3 students, $4 general. Boise State Special Events Center, 1800 University Drive, Boise, sub.boisestate.edu.

Driven--Special screening of local filmmaker Gregory Bayne's documentary about MMA champion Jens Pulver. Proceeds will benefit the local Boys and Girls Club. Thursday, April 21, 7-9 p.m. $9. The Flicks, 646 Fulton St., Boise, 208-342-4222, theflicks.boise.com.

The Grateful Dead Movie Event--Special screening of the movie made during the 1974 Grateful Dead concert at the Winterland Arena in San Francisco. Features exclusive interviews with Jerry Garcia and Bob Weir. Tickets are available at the box office and online at fathomevents.com. Wednesday, April 20, 7:30 p.m. $12.50. Edwards Spectrum 22, 7709 W. Overland Road, Boise, 208-377-9603, regmovies.com.

Wild and Scenic Film Festival--Celebrate Earth Day with this environmental film festival featuring movies about environmental issues and celebrating our planet. Proceeds benefit Land Trust of the Treasure Valley. Saturday, April 23, 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. $10-$15. Egyptian Theatre, 700 W. Main St., Boise, 208-345-0454, egyptiantheatre.net.

OPENING

African Cats--Samuel L. Jackson narrates Disney's cinematic ode to the majesty of Earth's diverse and wild landscapes and the regal creatures that inhabit them. The stars of the show are a lioness and a mother cheetah whose cubs depend on them for their very survival. Directed by Alastair Fothergill. (G) Edwards 22

Of gods and Men--French monks run a clinic for the poor in the highlands of North Africa. Directed by Xavier Beauvois, In French with English subtitles. (PG-13) Flicks

Water For Elephants--Reese Witherspoon and Robert Pattinson star in this film about forbidden love, set against the background of a traveling circus in the 1930s. (PG-13) Edwards 9, Edwards 22

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