The Women’s Balcony

May 3, 2017 - 6:30 pm

Event Category: Cinematheque Series
Admission: $12.00 Members $8.75

 

Cinematheque Series – Our Cinematheque Series specializes in historically important, experimental, avant-garde, or art-house films.

The women in an Orthodox Jewish community in Jerusalem are appalled when their synagogue gets a strict new rabbi who preaches rigid gender roles. The ladies soon decide to fight back against his ultratraditionalist beliefs, while raising money to repair the “women’s balcony” in the synagogue. Evelin Hagoel, Igal Naor, Orna Banay, Einat Sarouf, and Avraham Aviv Alush star in this comedy-drama from director Emil Ben-Shimon.

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