17 2016

Featuring Falafel & Israeli Short Films

6:30PM - 8:30PM  

Shimon and Sara Birnbaum Jewish Community Center 775 Talamini Road
Bridgewater, NJ 08807

Fee: $12/person advance, $15/event day (includes falafel dinner)

A Little Bit Different- Chava, an ultra-orthodox young woman, called off her engagement a year ago. Now a new match has been suggested for her. The introduction is made, but Chava experiences a sharp disappointment. Can she put aside her prejudices to give love a chance to grow?

Full Of Life- Twelve-year-old Roni is sent by her mother to a weight-loss summer camp for fat children-the "Full of Life" camp. Roni, who is angry and rebellious, would normally find solace in the swimming pool, but the camp shares its pool with a professional children;s swim team, and Roni is shamed to get in the water. Here Roni meets the team champion Yotam, who hates swimming but has no choice but to compete. A gentle bond is formed between the children which gives Roni the Confidence to come to terms with her weight.

Without Sugar- A 13-year-old kid is embarrassed of his blind father.

This program is supported by the Irma Horowitz Endowment Fund.