| ||Fanny's Journey|
Sunday, Oct. 15 | 4 PM
French with English Subtitles.
Winner of 7 Audience Awards at Jewish Film Festivals across the country,
FANNY'S JOURNEY based on a true story) is an incredible tale of bravery,
strength and survival, a story of a daring young girl who will stop at nothing
and fear no one. In 1943, 13-year old Fanny and her younger sisters were
from their home in France to an Italian foster home for Jewish children. When
the Nazis arrive in Italy, their caretakers desperately organize the departure
of the children to Switzerland. When they are suddenly left on
11 children attempt the imposible- to reach the Swiss border.
| ||The People vs. Fritz Bauer|
Sunday, Oct. 22 | 4 PM
German with English Subtitles.
Winner of 6 LOLA AWARDS (German Film Awards) including best film, best
director, and best screenplay; THE PEOPLE VS. FRITZ BAUER takes place in
Germany, 1957. Attorney General Fritz Bauer receives crucial evidence on the
whereabouts of SS‐Obersturmbannführer Adolf Eichmann. The lieutenant colonel,
responsible for the mass deportation of the Jews, is allegedly hiding in Buenos
Aires. Bauer, himself Jewish, has been trying to take crimes from the Third
Reich ever since his return from Danish exile. Because of his distrust in the German justice system, Fritz Bauer
contacts the Israeli secret service Mossad, and, by doing so, commits treason.
Bauer is not seeking revenge for the Holocaust ‐‐ he is concerned with the German
In Search of Israeli Cuisine
Sunday, October 29 | 4 PM
English and some Hebrew
Winner of 2 Audience Awards in Palm Beach and Cherry Hill, IN. The film, featuring Philly Chef Michael Solomonov, is a portrait of the Israeli people told through food. The film profiles chefs, home cooks, vintners, and cheese makers drawn from more than 100 cultures showcasing Israel's diversity.
-- Vegetarian Israeli dinner and a performance by Nayira belly dancing troupe following the film. Dinner with the purchase of film tickets $20; without tickets to the film $25