December 9 - Live and Become
AT 7:00PM - 3225 SW BARBUR BLVD PORTLAND, OR 97239
The magnificent, epic story of an Ethiopian boy who is airlifted from a Sudanese refugee camp to Israel in 1984 during Operation Moses. Shlomo is plagued by to big secrets: He is neither a Jew nor an orphan. He must “go, live and become” as his mother sends him off with an adoptive mother to find his life in a new land of opportunity. Rich in humor and warmth, stirring and uplifting, extremely affective and unforgettable.
French, Hebrew, with English subtitles, 140 minutes, Winner of 18 audience awards in the USA.
Speaker following the screening
Each year, Sephardic Congregation Ahavath Achim, sponors a FREE Sephardic Winter Film series, featuring films of Sephardic Jewish content. Films are shown every second Tuesday evening of the month at 7pm from November through March. We invite you to enjoy the free films and free dessert and discussion following the screenings.
Films shown second Tuesday of each month at 7PM.
Admission & Sephardic dessert are FREE.
For information, call David at 503-892-6634
Sponsors: Jewish Federation of Portland, Richard & Judi Matza, Charles & Jo Levy, Ron & Pam Sidis