Our New Jewish-Themed Film Series!
We are pleased to announce three free screenings in our new series, to take place at The 519, a community centre on Church Street (Room 301), on the following Sunday afternoons, from 1:30-4:30 p.m.: April 30th, May 28th, and June 18th.
On May 28th, we will be screening The Komediant is a documentary film which recalls the life, and careers of the Burstein family of Yiddish theatre It received the prestigious Israeli Academy’s Best Documentary Award, and chronicles one of the most visible families of the Yiddish theater in America. It contains rare footage of Yiddish theater from the 1930s onwards. “The film sparkles with the wisdom and humor of its subjects.”
RSVP to: firstname.lastname@example.org
If you wish, please bring your own snack and beverage. We hope to see you there!