Living a lie. “Ida” tells the story of an 18-year-old who was raised in a Catholic convent in Poland. After visiting with her sole living relative, “Anna” discovers that her real name is Ida and that her parents were Jews killed in the Holocaust. Ida goes on a haunting journey to discover her past. In Polish with English subtitles. Opens May 23 at selected Bay Area theaters. For showtimes, visit www.tinyurl.com/filmida
“Jewish Heritage Celebration.” Exhibit featuring work from contemporary American and Israeli artists. At Arttitud, 111 Potrero Ave., S.F. 6 p.m. $20. www.arttitud.com.