This Week's Critics' Picks

Children's Film Fest, Sri Lanka: One Year Later, The Chieftains.


At Cinema K: Children's Film Festival Seattle, 47 films from 14 countries showcase everything from dazzling animation to international adventure. And one of several filmmaking workshops may just coax the Woody Allen out of your little one. Sat., Jan. 28–Fri., Feb. 3. Northwest Film Forum, 1515 12th Ave., 206-329-1193, HEATHER LOGUE


Photojournalist Steve Shelton, composer Joe Panzetta, dancer Dominique Gabella, and photo editor Marcus Donner mark the anniversary of the Asian tsunami with the multimedia show Sri Lanka: One Year Later. 7:30 p.m. Sat., Jan. 28–Sun., Jan. 29. $14–$16. Langston Hughes Performing Arts Center, 104 17th Ave. S., 206-325-6500, LYNN JACOBSON


Hear the echo of uilleann pipes when traditional Irish groupthe Chieftains bring their Grammy-winning folk songs to our fair city. On the program: a tribute to longtime group member Derek Bell, who died in 2002. 7:30 p.m. Tues., Jan. 31. Sold out. Benaroya Hall, 200 University St., 206-215-4747, MARISA MCQUILKEN

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