Arts and Entertainment
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Detroit Film Theatre
Being Elmo: A Puppeteer’s Journey is a documentary about Kevin Clash, the man behind the beloved children’s character. Narrated by Whoopi Goldberg. Feb. 3-5. $7.50 adults, $6.50 students and seniors. • 2011 Academy Award Nominated Short Films gives viewers a chance to see both animated and live-action film nominees and to predict the winners before the Oscars are handed out. Feb. 10-12 and Feb. 17-19. $7.50 adults, $6.50 students and seniors. • A Separation tells the story of a married couple faced with a tough decision: to improve their daughter’s life by moving to another country or to stay in Iran to look after a sick parent. Feb. 24-26 and March 2-4. $7.50 adults, $6.50 students and seniors.
5200 Woodward, Detroit; 313-833-7900; dia.org.
Charade explores the themes of romance, suspense, and mystery in Paris as a woman is pursued by several men who want the fortune her murdered husband stole from them. Audrey Hepburn and Cary Grant star in the 1963 film. Feb. 3-4. $4. • Complications and a bubbling romance emerge in The Apartment when a man (Jack Lemmon) trying to move up in his company allows his executives to use his apartment for trysts. Also starring Shirley MacLaine. Feb. 17-18. $4.
17360 Lahser, Detroit; 313-537-2560; redfordtheatre.com.