Screenings & Events

View by: List | Month

Month
  • January 2021
  • February 2021
  • March 2021
  • April 2021
  • May 2021
  • June 2021
Program Type
  • Member Screening
Archive Series
  • Member Screening 2021
January 2021

Feels Good Man

January 26

In November 2016, a nasty election cycle had exposed a seismic cultural rift, and the country suddenly felt like a much different place. For underground cartoonist Matt Furie, that sensation was even more surreal. Furie’s comic creation Pepe the Frog, conceived more than a decade earlier as a laid-back humanoid amphibian, had unwittingly become a grotesque political pawn.

Read More

Born in Auschwitz

Canada Germany Hungary Israel English German Hebrew Member Screening 2021
January 27

This is the story of a Jewish baby who was born in the death camp before the liberation and survived. An extraordinary journey of the second and third generation, breaking the cycle of trauma to free themselves from Auschwitz - forever.

Read More
February 2021

The Vigil

February 04 - February 07

Steeped in ancient Jewish lore and demonology, THE VIGIL is supernatural horror film set over the course of a single evening in Brooklyn's Hasidic Borough Park neighborhood. Low on funds and having recently left his insular religious community, Yakov reluctantly accepts an offer from his former rabbi and confidante to take on the responsibility of an overnight "shomer," fulfilling the Jewish practice of watching over the body of a deceased community member. Shortly after arriving at the recently departed's dilapidated house to sit the vigil, Yakov begins to realize that something is very, very wrong.

Read More