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Movie Buzz: Sumo in Israel in 'A Matter of Size'

THE MOVIE "A Matter of Size"

THE DEAL Nominated for 14 Ofirs (Israel's Oscars), this lighthearted comedy concerns four overweight men living in Ramle who discover a new and unlikely vocation: sumo wrestling. The film screens as part of the Great Neck Arts Center's Furman Film Series.

INFO Thursday night at 7:30 at Clearview Squire Cinemas, 115 Middle Neck Rd., Great Neck. Tickets are $15. 516-829-2570;

THE EVENT Reelabilities: New York Disabilities Film Festival

THE DEAL The second annual area-wide festival will have several Long Island screenings, beginning Sunday. On the list are "Mary and Max," a Claymation feature with an Asperger's theme starring the voices of Toni Collette and Philip Seymour Hoffman, and Andrew Bujalski's indie film "Beeswax," about a young woman and her wheelchair-bound twin.

INFO Screenings will be held at Smeal Learning Center, 201 I.U. Willets Rd., Albertson, and Cinema Arts Centre, 423 Park Ave., Huntington. The full schedule can be found at

WHO Michael Algieri

THE MOVIE "HappyThankYouMorePlease"

THE DEAL The Greenlawn actor, who celebrated his ninth birthday last week, recently traveled to Sundance in support of this indie film directed by and starring Josh Radnor (best known as Ted Mosby on CBS' "How I Met Your Mother"). The film, which does not yet have a theatrical release date, follows a young man who discovers a little boy alone on the subway.

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