Winter 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

Soloway JCC, 21 Nadolny Sachs Private

6:40 PM    Doors open. Refreshments served

7:00 PM   A short discussion by Orly Erlich, Consul at the Israeli Embassy in Ottawa and/or Ohad Kaynar, Charge d’affaires, Deputy Head of Mission, followed by the film screening

Free admission


JANUARY 16

Turn Left at the End of the World (2004) Drama, Romance
The film explores the hardships and surprises that come with the integration of multiple families from different ethnic backgrounds (from the diaspora) and their struggle with immigration and prejudice.

FEBRUARY 13

Zero Motivation (2014) Comedy, Drama
A unit of female Israeli soldiers at a remote desert base bide their time as they count down the minutes until they can return to civilian life.

MARCH 19

Peace after Marriage (2013) Comedy, Romance, Drama
A sexually frustrated Palestinian-American agrees to marry an Israeli woman for a Green Card, triggering a war at home with his parents, who will stop at nothing to divorce him from his new wife.

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