Thursday | 19.05.22

Monthly Screenings

Special Screenings

Jews for Sale

Dir.: Radu Gabrea
| 71 minutes

Based on documents and astonishing testimonials, this film reveals the incredible story of sale of the Jews of Romania to the State of Israel, from WW2 until 1989, reaching its climax during the reign of Nicoale Ceauşescu. Conversation and Film Screening

The Lehman Trilogy

Dir.: Sam Mendes
| 230 minutes

The story of a family and a company that changed the world, told in three parts on a single evening. Academy Award-winner Sam Mendes directs Simon Russell Beale, Adam Godley and Ben Miles who play the Lehman Brothers, their sons, and grandsons. This critically acclaimed and five-time Olivier Award nominated play was filmed live in London’s West End in 2019.

Lies My Father Told Me

Dir.: Ján Kadár
| 102 minutes

Set in Montreal’s Jewish ghetto in the 1920s, Lies My Father Told Me is a nostalgic portrait of Canadian immigrant life. Directed by acclaimed filmmaker Ján Kadár, the film hinges on the relationship between a boy and his grandfather. Presented in a beautifully restored new digital copy.

The Will to See

By: Bernard-Henri Lévy
| 94 minutes

Veteran war reporter, philosopher and writer, Bernard-Henri Lévy reports from war torn locations around the globe bearing witness to tremendous human suffering and misery, where the world’s destiny is being determined, and no one, it seems is paying attention.