Thursday | 02.07.20

Monthly Screenings

Age of Wisdom – The New Third Age

6 sessions, once a month, Thurs., 10:30-13:30

Price: 400 NIS / Members: 355 NIS

Ageism: Aging in a World that Worships Youth

Speaker (in Heb.): Prof. Sharon Shiovitz-Eara

All Together

Dir.: Stéphane Robelin
| 96 minutes

Five longtime friends, five different problems with growing old. The solution: a shared house, because no one of the five friends is ready to give up any independence – at least not yet.

Late Parenting

Speaker (in Heb.): Prof. Ruth Pat-Horenczyk


Dir.: Jan Sverak
| 105 minutes

Against the background of the political events that led to the Velvet Revolution, Kolya tells the story of the friendship that develops between an old Czech musician and a titular young Russian boy.

Substances and Adults

Speaker (in Heb.): Dr. Shabtay Levit

Saving Grace

Dir.: Nigel Cole
| 90 minutes

A small-town English widow, facing financial troubles after her husband's suicide, turns to agriculture of an illegal kind. As usual in British comedies, the film is populated by many eccentric characters, including Grace herself, played with uncanny depth by "Secrets and Lies" star Brenda Blethyn. 

Grandparents and Grandkids

Speaker (in Heb.): Prof. Shalhevet Attar-Schwartz

The Nightingale

Dir.: Philippe Muyl
| 100 minutes

An old Chinese farmer takes his spoiled urban granddaughter across China to his home village to try and save his beloved bird. The track allows the two, separated by generational differences, to finally find a common path.

The Right of Choice among People with Disabilities

Speaker (in Heb.): Dr. Shirli Werner


Dir.: Len Collin
| 87 minutes

 Larry and Sophie are in love. But Larry and Sophie have intellectual disabilities, and by attempting to be intimate, they’re breaking the law in Ireland. Both hilarious and heartbreaking, Sanctuary is a truly subversive piece of cinema.

Intimacy in the Third Age

Speaker (in Heb.): Dr. Rebecca Klein

Finding Your Feet

Dir.: Richard Loncraine
| 111 minutes

On the eve of retirement a middle class, judgmental snob discovers her husband has been having an affair with her best friend and is forced into exile with her bohemian sister who lives on an impoverished inner-city council estate