17 2017

Israel Film Series - I Had a Dream

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Mittleman Jewish Community Center 6651 SW Capitol Hwy
Portland, OR

Contact Len Steinberg

The MJCC proudly presents the 4th Annual Israeli Film Series featuring three extraordinary films. Each film has s theme centered on Immigration and was selected for its quality and ability to excite, delight, enlighten, provoke and/or move viewers to tears or laughter. You will not want to miss out on these films! 

I Had A Dream

The extraordinary life story of Yona Bugale who worked ceaselessly as a teacher and community leader, promoting connections with the State of Israel and with Jewish organizations, in order to prevent the possible destruction of Ethiopian Jewry. Based on rare archival material, the film aims to preserve not only Bugale's story, but also to give expression to the complexity of the Ethiopian immigration to Israel.

52 minutes, Documentary 

$8 per film; MJCC/IJS members - $5
$20 Guest Series Pass; MJCC/IJS Members Series Pass - $12

Co-sponsored by the Institute for Judaic Studies, Oregon Jewish Community Foundation - Israel Fund, and the Consulate General of Israel to the Pacific Northwest.

Sponsor: IJS, OJCF - Israel Fund, and the Consulate General of Israel to the Pacific Northwest