Films

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2017 A-Z Films

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Friday
November 3
7:45pm Muktzeh  28 Min., Short, Drama
Q&A with Rabbi Freedman
Temple Beth Shalom
Unticketed event
Saturday
November 4
Opening Day
4:00pm Restoring Tomorrow  76 Min., Documentary, Israel
Shabbat Teaching Film
Regal Arbor
FREE
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7:00pm Havdallah, Rabbi Alan Freedman, TBS
15 Min. at the Regal Arbor
7:30pm 1945  91 Min., Drama, Hungary
Opening Night Feature
Introduction by Jake Wolfson, Education Coordinator of THGC
Regal Arbor
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Sunday
November 5
Family Day
1:00pm Abulele  91 Min., Drama, Israel
Introduction by Bears Fonte from Founder and Artistic Director, of The Other Worlds Austin SciFi Film Festival.
Preceded by The Dream Factory  19 Min., Short
Regal Arbor
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3:00pm Lights! Camera! Chutzpah!
45 Min., Shorts, Student Films, USA
Q&A with Austin filmmaker, Rachel Schlesinger.
Regal Arbor
Unticketed event
4:00pm Fanny’s Journey  94 Min., Drama, France, Belgium
Regal Arbor
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7:00pm The Pickle Recipe  97 Min., Comedy, USA
Preceded by Bagels in The Blood  5 Min., Short
Q&A with Michael Manasseri, Director.
Regal Arbor
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7:00pm Faithkeepers 60 Min., Documentary, USA, Israel, Canada, Egypt, Iraq
Preceded by introduction from Richard Green, Executive Producer
Q&A following the film by Danny Forshee and Rabbi Daniel Septimus
Great Hills Baptist Church
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Monday
November 6
International Film Day
Noon Shorts Program featuring the latest from
the Jerusalem Film Workshop

62 Min., Shorts, Israel
Dear Cancer: Love Stacy 16 Min., Short
Q&A with the director/writer Stacey Summers
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Featuring Israel 7:00pm Jewish Book Fair
Abigail Pogrebin, My Jewish Year: 18 Holidays,
One Wondering Jew.
Author Abigail Pogrebin will be speaking at
Shalom Austin
NO SCREENINGS AT THE ARBOR THEATER TONIGHT!
Tuesday
November 7
International
Film Day
Noon Keep Quiet  90 Min., Documentary, Hungary, UK
Preceded by Wall, Crevice, Tear  10 Min., Short
Regal Arbor
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Featuring Hungary, Israel, UK and USA 7:30pm The Women’s Balcony  96 Min., Drama/Comedy, Israel
Preceded by Dear Cancer: Love Stacy 16 Min., Short
Q&A with Filmmaker, Shlomit Nehama from Israel
Regal Arbor
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Wednesday
November 8
International
Film Day
Noon Aida’s Secrets  90 Min., Documentary, Canada, Germany, USA, Israel
Preceded by The Little Dictator  28 Min., Short
Regal Arbor
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Featuring Canada, Denmark, Germany, Israel and USA 7:30pm Across the Waters  95 Min., Narrative, Denmark
Preceded by Inge  5 Min., Short
Regal Arbor
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Thursday
November 9
International
Film Day
Noon The Last Laugh  89 Min., Documentary, USA
Preceded by Revital is an Alien  16 Min., Short
Regal Arbor
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Featuring Israel and USA 7:30pm Harmonia  97 Min., Drama, Israel
Preceded by Wall, Crevice, Tear  10 Min., Short
Regal Arbor
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Friday
November 10
Senior Day
11:30am Harold and Lillian: A Hollywood Love Story
94 Min., Documentary, Biography, USA
Preceded by Bagels in the Blood  5 Min., Short
Regal Arbor
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2017-2018 The Festival Continues…

Sunday
December 3
3:30pm The Great Dictator 125 Min., Drama, Comedy, War, USA
Preceded by The Little Dictator 28 Min., Short
Shalom Austin
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7:30pm Cloudy Sunday 113 Min., Drama, Music, War, Greece
Shalom Austin

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