Tue, 28 Apr | Online

Apples from the Desert - Free film showing for JCoSS

Free film showing for the JCoSS community. Log on between 8pm on Tuesday 28th April and 8pm on Wednesday 29th April to watch.
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Apples from the Desert - Free film showing for JCoSS

Time & Location

28 Apr 2020, 20:00 – 29 Apr 2020, 20:00

About the event

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Watch the trailer here:  https://ukjewishfilm.org/film/apples-from-the-desert/ 

Nominated for three Israeli Academy Awards and adapted from the much-loved book, Apples from the Desert is a timeless and moving tale of tradition versus modernity. Rebecca Avranel is an only child, living a cloistered existence with her strictly religious Sephardic parents in Jerusalem. Unhappy with the restrictive traditions of home and community, she secretly breaks taboos, joining a dance class where she meets secular kibbutznik Dooby. But following her dreams wreaks havoc when her father reveals other plans for her…

Winner: Audience Award – Atlanta Jewish Film Festival

Winner: Special Jury Award – San Diego Jewish Film Festival

Nominated: 3 awards – Ophir Awards

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