WILL THE REAL ARI BEN-CANAAN PLEASE STAND UP!
Israel’s 70th birthday is coming up in April 2018, and we’re starting our celebration early with an exciting series of film screenings. Sponsors: East Bay International Jewish Film Festival and CCJCC.
Will the Real Ari Ben-Canaan Please Stand Up! July 2017 marked the 70th anniversary of the ship Exodus 1947. Using clips from the 1960 Otto Preminger film as well as more recent documentaries, EBIJFF Director Riva Gambert will reveal the real story of the ship that was made famous by the film Exodus starring Paul Newman. Co-sponsor: Cong. B’nai Shalom’s Mens Club.
Pre-admission: $5; At-the-door: $8.