BLUESCOOP EVENTS | FILM & TELEVISION

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 - 1:00pm

(Jan. 14 & 16) —  Moshe Rynecki's granddaughter Elizabeth enlists the help of historians, curators and private collectors to uncover the extraordinary path of his collection lost in the Shoah. Q&As. Click for trailer.
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Wednesday, January 16, 2019 - 3:30pm

(Jan. 14 & 16) — The filmmakers journey deep into the comic and off-kilter tone of his fiction and real-life stories to better understand how he became the writer that he is. Q&A. Click for trailer. Preceded by "Torch."
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Wednesday, January 16, 2019 - 6:00pm

A binge screening of all 5 episodes of the dystopian thriller series, a boiling cauldron of the issues of identity, religion, politics and personal freedom that define life in Israel today. 210 minutes. Q&A with the director.
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Thursday, January 17, 2019 (All day)

A new film based on the true story of a young nurse who was ordered by French authorities to turn in all Jewish refugees and children at the maternity home where she worked. Q&A. Click for trailer.
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Thursday, January 17, 2019 (All day)

The true story of a secret and little-known resistance group within the Warsaw Ghetto that was organized to strike back at Nazi propaganda and document the truth. Q&As. Click for trailer.
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Saturday, January 19, 2019 - 7:00pm

A new doc about the groundbreaking artist, a leading light in the development of Conceptual Abstraction and a trailblazing feminist. Q&A with the filmmaker and subject. Click for trailer.
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Saturday, January 19, 2019 - 9:15pm

An assortment of Tel Aviv citizenry — Jews, Arabs, kibbutzniks, city-dwellers and soldiers — gather at a bar to play out a series of dramas over the course of one night. 
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Sunday, January 20, 2019 - 12:30pm

Based on the dystopian book by Hugo Bettauer and intended originally as political satire, the 1924 film became the subject of controversy and censorship, especially in conjunction with the rise of Nazism.
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Monday, January 21, 2019 - 3:00pm

(Jan. 9 & 21) —  In one of the first postwar films in Yiddish, director Samy Szlingerbaum excavates his childhood through his parents’ immigration to the “promised land” of Belgium after WWII.  
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