Film


Monday August 5, 2013: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

A LOOK AT CONTEMPORARY ISRAEL THROUGH CINEMA: Professor Valerie Franco will screen and discuss Footnote (2011-103 min.). Eliezer Sklolnik and his son Uriel are rival professors in Talmudic studies. When they learn that Eliezer is to be honored with the Israel Prize, their relationship grows more complicated. Joseph Cedar scripted and directed this Oscar nominee. In Hebrew with English subtitles. Note the early start time: 7 p.m.