The 19th annual JCC Rockland Jewish Film Festival launches Sunday night with a sold-out showing of “Golda’s Balcony, The Film.” Because of demand a second showing has been added for Tuesday, April 16, at 7:30 p.m.
“Golda’s Balcony, The Film” tells the story of te rise of the Golda Meir from Russian schoolgirl to Prime Minister of Israel. In “Golda’s Balcony, The Film,” Tovah Feldshuh recreates her award-winning stage performance as Golda Meir in this filmed performance.
This Tuesday, April 2, at 7:30 p.m., the festival will present “The Interpreter,” Slovakia’s official entry for Best Foreign Language Film in the 2018 Oscars. This tragicomic story follows the son of Holocaust victims and the son of the SS officer responsible for their deaths as the two go on a road trip to discover the hidden truth of their pasts.
All films are screening at Regal Cinemas at The Shops at Nanuet, 2601 Fashion Drive, Nanuet. Visit www.jccrockland.org/film-festival for more information and to purchase tickets.