May 16 @ 5:00 pm - 6:15 pm
These short duration films will be shown back-to-back. Please visit the trailers page to view their trailers:
Wendy’s Shabbat (2017, documentary, English, 14min)
Jewish senior citizens in California celebrate Shabbat in the most unlikely of places…with fries on the side.
Director: Rachel Myers
The Gravedigger’s Daughter (2017, drama, Hebrew w/subtitles, 17min)
A gravedigger leaves only one request in his will – that one of his sons will take on his profession. Not one will do so.
Writer/Director: Shira Gabay
The Outer Circle (2017, drama, English, Arabic w/ subtitles, 13min)
Daniel and fiancée Katherine, in the midst of a grueling orthodox conversion, both want approval from his Iraqi family.
Writer/Director: Adam Baroukh
Mr. Bernstein (2016, drama, English, 12min)
Years after Debbie learns of her father’s life-changing experience at the Landsberg DP camp, she meets the man responsible.
Director: Francine Zuckerman
The Chop (2015, comedy, English, 16min)
Yossi, a talented kosher butcher, gets fired and can’t find another job, so he pretends to be Muslim for a job at a halal shop.
Writer/Director: Lewis Rose