Explore Jewish history, religion and contemporary issues through the lens of film.
Movies / USA / 2014 / 50 minsIn this stirring documentary, we learn how German-born Rabbi Joachim Prinz became a stalwart leader of the civil rights movement in America after he was expelled from The Third Reich in 1937.
YOM HASHOAH: FILM SCREENING OF “JOACHIM PRINZ: I SHALL NOT BE SILENT”
Congregation Beth Emek
Wednesday, Apr. 11 7:00pm
Movies / Israel / 2017 / 100 minsEnjoy stadium seating at Acalanes High School’s spacious theatre for our screening of Israel’s #1 comedy, Maktub. After two petty criminals narrowly escape a violent attack, they decide to atone for their past sins by secretly performing acts of loving kindness.
Movies / Israel / 2017 / 75 minsEnjoy stadium seating at Acalanes High School’s spacious theatre for our screening of Azimuth. In his directorial debut, legendary Israeli-American performer Mike Burstyn has helmed a moving story about two soldiers — an Israeli and an Egyptian — who accidentally meet in the Sinai Desert during the 1967 Six Day War. They share one goal: survival.