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The Green Prince | Saturday, March 28, 2015, 9:00 pm | Gratz College

Based on Mosab Hassan Yousef’s bestselling memoir Son of Hamas, The Green Prince exposes a complex world of terror, betrayal, and impossible choices. Through exclusive first-hand testimony, dramatic action sequences, and rare archival footage, decades of secrets come to light in this critically acclaimed film. Read more >>


Dancing Arabs | Saturday, March 29, 7:00 pm | Ritz East | Guest speaker: Eran Riklis, Director

Based on the acclaimed novel “Dancing Arabs”, A Borrowed Identity is the newest film from the director of Syrian Bride (2004), The Lemon Tree (2008), and The Human Resource Manager (2010).   Set in the late 1980’s, Eyad, a young Arab, tries to fit in with his Jewish classmates in a prestigious Jerusalem boarding school. He’s isolated until the lovable Naomi and the wheelchair-bound Yonatan befriend him. While Yonatan’s family embraces Eyad, Naomi’s family is not so accepting, especially once their relationship becomes romantic. With Saddam Hussein’s scud missiles looming in the background, this powerful work makes a timely plea for coexistence.   Read more >>