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The Wedding Plan
Tuesday, June 5 | 7:30pm

theweddingplanAt 32, Michal, an Orthodox Jewish woman, is blindsided by her fiancé's decision to call off the wedding with a month's notice. Michal decides to put her trust in fate and continue with her wedding plans, believing Mr. Right will appear by her chosen date, as her skeptical mother and sister look on with trepidation.
Hosted by Professor Eric Alterman & Rabbi Gelfand

Atomic Falafel
Tuesday, June 12 | 7:30pm

atomicfalafelIn this irreverent “Monty Pythonesque” comedy, two teen girls, one Israeli & one Iranian, try to stop their countries from bumbling towards a nuclear showdown, using social media and falafels to try to avert disaster.
Hosted by Rabbi Stoloff

Tuesday, June 19 | 7:30pm

1945On a sweltering August day in 1945 Hungary, villagers prepare for a wedding. Meanwhile, two bearded men dressed in black arrive at the village train station with mysterious boxes labeled “fragrances.” Within a few hours, everything changes.
Hosted by Rabbi Buyer-Witman

Who's Gonna Love Me Now
Tuesday, June 26 | 7:30pm

whosgonnalovemenowSaar is an HIV positive gay man living in London, originally from a religious kibbutz. He craves his family’s love, while they struggle with fears and prejudices. Saar and the London Gay Men’s Chorus provide a glorious soundtrack about the power of forgiveness and home.
Hosted by Rabbi Stoloff

Tuesday, July 17 | 7:30pm

definaceHear the true story of Jewish resistance fighters that inspired the movie from Albert and Ralph Berger, editors of With Courage Shall We Fight!Based on an extraordinary true story, Defiance is an epic tale of family, honor, vengeance, and the salvation of the Bielski Partisans in WWII. From the children of the real-life partisan heroes, Murray and Frances Berger, hear the original story first-hand.
Hosted by Cantor Altshul

The Meyerowitz Stories
Tuesday, August 14 | 7:30pm

meyerowitzsotiresThis comedic drama stars Adam Sandler, Ben Stiller, Dustin Hoffman, Elizabeth Marvel, Grace Van Patten, and Emma Thompson. An intergenerational tale of an estranged family gathering in NYC to celebrate and contend with their father and his artistic work.
Hosted by Barry Shainker, Religious School Assistant Director