'La Rafle,' starring Mélanie Laurent, screens July 24.
Temple Emanu-El’s Cinema Emanu-El
is under way, offering noteworthy films for the next two Tuesdays at just $4 per screening. Confession: I really should’ve told you about this sooner. But we’ve still got half the lineup ahead.
Says series co-chair Heath Einstein:
This is the most riveting Cinema Emanu-El series yet. Our films explore Jewish life across the globe over the past century, challenging our viewers’ assumptions every step of the way,” said series co-chair Heath Einstein. “With both critical and commercial success, these movies reward the moviegoer who seeks a creative film experience.
Up next, on July 24, is La Rafle (“The Round Up”), and an accompanying discussion led by Rabbi Adam Allenberg. The Matchmaker screens July 31, with Cantor Richard Cohn leading the talk.