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Date/Time
Date(s) - 11/03/2018
12:00 am - 9:30 pm

Location
JCC Harlem

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Price
$12 in advance; $15 at the door; includes 1 drink ticket


Join us for a night out and a screening followed by conversations in the vibrant scene of West Harlem. We’ll start the night with drinks at Silvana cafe-bar-music, then move to JCC Harlem for a screening of In Her Footsteps at 8 pm, followed by conversations.

6:30 pm for drinks @ Silvana’s (300 W. 116th St.)
8 pm for screening @ JCC Harlem (318 W. 118th St.)

 

Synopsis

In the dead of night, director Rana Abu Fraiha’s parents fled their Bedouin village to Omer, a nearby Jewish town. Omer was home for 20 years, until Rana’s mother expressed a wish to be buried as a Muslim in Omer’s Jewish cemetery, forcing the family to discover the true meaning of belonging.

Presented by the Other Israel Film Festival of the Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan and IATF.

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