november, 2020

thu12nov(nov 12)11:30 pmmon16(nov 16)11:59 pmFeaturedAulcie (NOW AVAILABLE VIRTUALLY!)Genre:DocumentaryLanguage:English,Hebrew,with English subtitlesSubjects:Biography,Black stories,Israel,Social Justice,Sports,Spotlight Film

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Due to popular demand, we are now able to offer our closing night drive-in movie, AULCIE, for virtual screening through Monday, November 16.

An outstanding evening of fun, socially distanced entertainment. includes food, drink, various pre-show entertainment elements, an award winning film, followed by a Q and A with the filmmaker – all in one ticket.

One of Israel’s greatest athletes captures the spirit of a nation while triumphing against the odds, in this crowd-pleasing biography of a basketball legend. Recruited from the courts of Harlem, Aulcie Perry joined Maccabi Tel Aviv in 1976, quickly established himself a leader, and helped defeat the heavily favored Soviets to give team Israel its first European Championship. He adopted a Hebrew name, converted to Judaism, and dated an Israeli model. But the dark side of fame led to a stunning downfall. Returning to Israel after time in prison, Aulcie shares his story of redemption, while electrifying game footage and insightful interviews complete this emotional profile of a superstar athlete who put Israeli basketball on the map.

MATURE LANGUAGE, DRUG USE

Want to get a basketball signed by Aulcie Perry and support Dani Menkin’s filmmaking?   See Hey Jude Productions website for more details.

Film: 72 minutes

Cast: Aulcie Perry

Director: Dani Menkin

Production countries:  USA and Israel

Year: 2020

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