Monday August 12, 2013: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

A LOOK AT CONTEMPORARY ISRAEL THROUGH CINEMA. Professor Valerie Franco will screen and discuss The Band’s Visit (2007-87 min.). Director Eran Kolirin also scripted this cross-cultural comedy about an Egyptian police band stranded in a desolate Israeli village. In English, Hebrew and Arabic with English subtitles. Note the early start time: 7 p.m.