Sunday, June 25th, 2:00 p.m.
Herman Broder (Ron Silver), a Holocaust survivor living in New York City and struggling with depression after his ordeals in the war, makes his living ghostwriting for a rabbi. Herman is married to Yadwiga (Margaret Sophie Stein) but is also having an affair with Masha (Lena Olin), a married woman. Things grow even more chaotic when Herman’s first wife, Tamara (Anjelica Huston), who he thought had died in the war, shows up in New York as well.
Based on the novel by Isaac Bashevis Singer.
The film runs 2 hours.
Have a little nosh
Our TIS Youth Department is now selling snacks prior to and during the film. Money raised will support scholarships, programs and various social action projects. Snacks are sold at .50 – $1.00. Additional donations are also gratefully accepted.
Coffee, tea and water are complimentary.
About our Film Series
Our film series is free of charge and open to the entire community. Feel free to invite friends.
Save the Date:
Sunday, July 23rd, 2:00 p.m.
Arranged centers on the friendship between an Orthodox Jewish woman and a Muslim woman who meet as first-year teachers at a public school in Brooklyn. Over the course of the year they learn they share much in common – not least of which is that they are both going through the process of arranged marriages.