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Jewish Film Festival - Tuviansky

Date: November 10, 2015Time: 7:30 pm
Location:  Show map Carmike Rialto Theater
250 East Broad Street
Westfield
Contact: Debbi JuddPhone: 908-889-8800 x318Email: djudd@jccnj.org

11th Annual Jewish Film Festival of Central NJ
Carmike Rialto Theater
250 East Broad Street, Westfield

Plenty of seating...screening in two auditoriums!
All films at 7:30 p.m.

Tuviansky (Tubianski)
Tuesday, November 10 ∙ 7:30 p.m.
Director: Riki Shelach Nissimoff
Country: Israel, 2014
Language: Hebrew with English subtitles
Running Time: 82 minutes

Watch the Tuviansky trailer here.

Underwritten by The Jewish Federation of Greater MetroWest NJ - Women's Philanthropy

In 1948, six weeks after the state of Israel was established and amidst the chaos of the formation of a new military force, Captain Meyer Tuviansky was accused of treason. He had innocently supplied a list of vital institutions whose power supplies were not interrupted even during power cuts to his British boss at the power plant where he worked. The locations on the list had even been shared before Tuviansky shared the list with his boss. However, passing on the list was enough for the head of security in Jerusalem, Major Glibly, to start an investigation, and in no time, Tuviansky was arrested, tried, sentenced and executed, only to be exonerated one year later. His executioners were then tried and moderately punished. This movie is based on a true story.

In Advance:
$12 JCC Member/Senior 62+/Student
$14 General Public

At the Door:
$15 General Admission (for all ages)

Series Subscriber:
1 ticket for each film
$55 JCC Member/Senior 62+/Student
$65 General Public

Questions?  Film Festival Hotline: (908) 889-8800 x208. Your call will be returned within 24 hours.

Look forward to another five films in Spring 2016!

Interested in becoming a Jewish Film Festival sponsor?  Contact Amy Winn-Dworkin at 908-889-8800 x217 or awinn-dworkin@jccnj.org

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