The West Virginia Jewish Film Festival kicks off at 6:30 p.m. Sunday at the Capitol Center Theater on Summers Street in Charleston.
At 7 p.m., "Hava Nagila" will be shown and is expected to last 75 minutes. The filmmaker travels the 150-year history of the most Jewish of tunes to learn its history.
At 8:15 p.m., "AKA Doc Pomus" will be shown and is expected to last 98 minutes. The film is centered on a Brooklyn-born Jewish kid who was paralyzed with polio as a child. The kid emerged as one of the most brilliant songwriters of the early rock 'n' roll era.
The night is free to the public. Cheesecake and coffee will be served before the showings.
For more information, call 304-380-4842.