Screening of “The Ancient Law”
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Screening of “The Ancient Law”

August 6 , 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Set in Galicia in the 1860s Baruch is a Rabbi’s son from the shtetl who leaves home to become famous Shakespearean actor and is disowned by his father. Baruch continues to long for home, and must find a way to reconcile his religious heritage with his love of secular literature. The movie paints a complex portrait of the tension between tradition and modernity. Shown with a new score that is being performed live.

$12 members/$15 non-members.

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Details

Date:
August 6
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan
334 Amsterdam Ave.
New York, NY United States
Phone:
(646) 505-4444
Website:
jccmanhattan.org