MMFF Screening: 'GI Jews: Jewish Americans in WWII'

March 21, 2018
7:30 pm

"GI Jews: Jewish Americans in WWII"
(2017, dir. Lisa Ades, USA, 87 min.)
 
In this groundbreaking feature documentary for broadcast on national public television, Jewish veterans bring their unique and profound war experiences to life—how they fought, struggled with anti-Semitism and emerged transformed.
 
Co-sponsored by Pioneer Valley Jewish Film Festival.
 
Introduction by Catherine Portuges (UMass).
 
Director Lisa Ades will be present for discussion.
 

"GI Jews: Jewish Americans in WWII"

(2017, dir. Lisa Ades, USA, 87 min.)

 

In this groundbreaking feature documentary for broadcast on national public television, Jewish veterans bring their unique and profound war experiences to life—how they fought, struggled with anti-Semitism and emerged transformed.

 

Co-sponsored by Pioneer Valley Jewish Film Festival.

 

Introduction by Catherine Portuges (UMass).

 

Director Lisa Ades will be present for discussion.