FILM SERIES: The Jewish Experience in Hungarian Cinema
Sunday, Feb 06, 2011 1:00 PM EST
(12:30 PM Doors)
Museum of Jewish Heritage: Edmond J. Safra Hall, New York, NY
The Jewish Experience in Hungarian Cinema
Sunday, February 6
1 P.M. Sunshine
(1999, DVD, 181 min.)
Directed by István Szabó
Starring Ralph Fiennes, Rosemary Harris, Rachel Weisz, and Jennifer Ehle
Post-screening discussion with Prof. Jerry Carlson, film studies, The City College & Graduate Center CUNY
This epic drama, spanning from the mid-1800s to the mid-1900s, follows the Sonnenschein family through five generations of social and political upheaval and personal conflicts in Hungary.
Each film is $10, $7 students/seniors, $5 for members
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Join us for tours of Fire in my Heart: The Story of Hannah Sensesh at 12 P.M. each Sunday. Space is limited. Pre-registration for tour is required. Call 646.437.4202.
This film series is made possible by the Hungarian Cultural Institute in New York and is presented in conjunction with the Museum's latest exhibition Fire in My Heart: The Story of Hannah Senesh