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Jewish Film @Kehilla: The Other Son
March 9, 2013 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
“The Other Son”
A film by Lorraine Levy.
With special guest, award-winning filmmaker and director of the San Francisco Jewish Film Festival, Lexi Leban. Q & A following the movie.
Two families divided by fate, united by understanding.
As he prepares to join the Israeli army for his national service, Joseph discovers he is not his parents’ biological son, but that he was inadvertently switched at birth with Yassin, the son of a Palestinian family from the West Bank. This revelation turns the lives of these two families upside-down, forcing them to reassess their respective identities, their values and their beliefs.
“The Other Son waters the seeds of empathy in our hearts as we ponder the miracles that can happen when we walk a mile in another person’s shoes and truly desire to understand the broader context of another’s life.”–Spirituality & Practice
Popcorn provided! Yummy treats for sale.
Location: In the Sanctuary
A fundraiser for Kehilla
TO ORDER TICKETS:
(Please note that there will be no hard copy tickets mailed to you. Your name will be at the door.)
If you prefer, you may send a check, payable to Kehilla, to Kehilla Community Synagogue, 1300 Grand Avenue, Piedmont, CA 94610, and indicate which film(s) you are purchasing tickets for.
Tickets will also be available for purchase at the door.