The Soloway JCC is OPEN on Victoria Day, Monday May 20, from 8am-4pm

Classic & Recent Israeli Film Series

The Embassy of Israel in Canada in partnership with Vered Israel Cultural and Educational Program and CICF are proud to present a Winter screening series of Classic Israeli Films

6:40 PM    Doors open. Refreshments served

7:00 PM   A Short film discussion with the Head of Public Diplomacy & Culture at the    Embassy of Israel in Canada, Itay Tavor

Free admission


JANUARY 17

Halfon Hill Doesn’t Answer (1976)
A cult Israeli comedy film and a good-hearted satire of the Israel Defense Forces which tells the story of a reserve company, watching the Egyptian border in Sinai.

FEBRUARY 7

Operation Sunflower (2014)
What would have happened if the Iranians attacked Israel with a nuclear missile? A period drama tells a harrowing tale of the fight to save the Jewish State.

MARCH 7

White Panther (2012)
Alex, a young Russian immigrant joins a skinhead gang led by his older brother. An unexpected meeting with David, a religious Moroccan Jew, gives Alex a chance to pursue his long-time dream of becoming a boxer like his father.

APRIL 11

Mr. Baum (1997)
Mickey Baum is told by his doctor he has cancer and will die in 92 minutes. During his final hour he makes arrangements while recalling his short life and trying to understand the reality in which he has lived.

Contact Ella Dagan (613) 798-9818 ext. 243, edagan@jccottawa.com