Shorts Program

Shorts Program

Monday, November 6th, 2017 at 9:00 PM


Hinda and Her Sisterzz
Once Hinda begins painting the women in her family, her work evolves into giant colourful canvases, depicting heroic wonder-women taking on the Nazis.
Guests attending – Director, Michael Kissinger and Hinda Avery

About Cole Schwartzman, an anxiety-plagued tween, on the morning of his Bar Mitzvah.

The Chop
Yossi, a charismatic Kosher butcher loses his job, cannot find work at other Kosher butchers, and therefore decides to pretend to be Muslim in order to get work at a Halal butcher shop.

The Actress and the Landlord
A young actress is struggling to pay the rent, when a promising script lands in her lap.
Guests attending – Director, Shahar Ben Halevi and others

The Postman In Underwear
Two brothers help an eccentric postman who has just fallen in love for the first time by embarking on a fantastic journey.

Torah Stitch by Stitch
An agnostic Jewish woman, a Mormon fire chief, a Muslim immigrant from Turkey, a Mother Superior at a church in the English countryside. These are just a few of the hundreds of people who have lent their fingers to textile artist Temma Gentles’ ambitious project Torah: Stitch by Stitch.

Mr. Bernstein
After Debbie hears about her father’s life-changing musical experience in a refugee camp, she tracks down the famous conductor years later, with unexpected consequences.
Guest attending – Award Winning Director, Francine Zuckerman and writer Deb Filler.


The Lutsky Families
Congregation Beth Israel

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Event Details

Film Info

Year Various
Country Various
Director Various
Runtime 97 min
Language in English or with English subtitles