FILMS 2019

TERROR

dir. Yonatan Shehoah, Israel 2018, 17 min, narrative short

A Jerusalem supermarket employee suffers from PTSD after being wounded in a terrorist attack. On a day in which multiple attacks hit Jerusalem again, Dan is asked to help an Arab co-worker. Despite frantic attempts he fails to reach his wife by phone and succumbs to fear and panic. Festivals, Awards: Haifa International Film Festival, […]

01.01, Czwartek | 00:00 | JCC Warsaw

CENSORING NUREMBERG

dir. Tim Raycroft, David Bussan, USA 2019, 14 min, documentary short

In 1938 Arnold Joseph managed to escape from Nazis to USA. He returned as an american soldier and thanks to his knowledge of German he acted as a censor of mail to and from Nazi prisoners at the Nuremberg Trials. Language: English. Subtitles: Polish. 23.11.2019, SUTRDAY, POLIN Museum, 11:00 AM ADMISSION IS FREE. FREE TICKETS CAN […]

23.11, Sobota | 11:00 | POLIN Museum

The Silence of Professor Tösla (Dos shvaign fun Professor Tosla)

dir. Ilan Stavans, Mexico 2019, 23 min, animated short

In this animated film, a renowned Jewish mathematician nearing death decides to convey his ultimate knowledge about the nature of time and language to one of his favorite pupils. In Yiddish with English subtitles. Written by Ilan Stavans. Animation and music by Jay Bolotin. Język: jidysz. Napisy: polskie i angielskie. 23.11.2019, Suturday, POLIN Museum, 17:00 […]

23.11, Sobota | 17:00 | POLIN Museum

THE PAINTED BIRD (Nabarvené ptáče)

dir. Václav Marhoul, Czechia, Slovakia, Ukraine 2019, 169 min, drama

Official Entry (Czekia) Best International Feature 2020 Academy Awards. A dramatic story about a six-year-old Jewish boy during World War II, who suffers unimaginable cruelty at the hands of the inhabitants of an anonymous village somewhere in Eastern Europe. “The main theme of ‘The Painted Bird’ is the problem of otherness. You don’t have to […]

20.11, Środa | 20:00 | HELIOS Cinema

DIBBUK

dir. Dayan David Oualid, France 2019, 30 min, narrative short

Dan, a pious man who lives on the fringe of the Jewish community of the nineteenth district of Paris, is summoned to check on old acquaintance, obviously not in his normal state. Dan has to summon a Minyan, gathering of ten people of Israelite confession, to perform an exorcism according to a precise and grueling […]

24.11, Niedziela | 11:00 | POLIN Museum

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