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Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at 7:00 pm

Sponsored by North Oaks

Documentary | Israel | 2019 | Hebrew with English subtitles | 84 minutes | Director: Dina Zvi-Riklis

VIRTUAL SCREENING WINDOW: Tuesday, April 13 at 7:00pm through Thursday, April 15 at 7:00pm

This screening period coincides with Israeli Memorial and Independence Day — Yom HaZikaron and Yom Ha’Atzmaut. We hope this film can be a part of your commemoration and reflection on Israeli history.
PLEASE NOTE: Online sales close 2 hours before viewing window opens

VIRTUAL LIVE DISCUSSION via Zoom: Thursday, April 15 at 3:00pm
Please join us for a special discussion with the filmmakers.

How to Watch:  Each film will have a screening window of 48 hours. When the screening window opens, virtual ticket holders will receive an email with a link to access the film, as well as details and instructions for joining the live zoom discussion. Ticket holders may need to enter a password, so please read the email carefully for specific instructions. If patrons stop and re-start watching, they must use the same device to continue. Frequently Asked Questions -> 

About the Film:  This documentary project is the first to unfold the story of the Israeli transit camps. The transit camps were a controversial enterprise, housing hundreds of thousands of new immigrants from different parts of the world, transitioning them into becoming part of the Israeli cultural tapestry. The film unravels the many stories of the camp residents, examining and discovering many surprising new details, shattering common stereotypes in the current Israeli discourse.

Awards:  Winner: Best Documentary Series, Israel Academy for Television Awards