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Get Engaged, Educated, Empowered about Israel & Judaism
Thu, April 6, 2017, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM EDT
JInspire Long Island and Merrick Bellmore Comunity Council have partnered with Jerusalem U to bring you this educational, enlightening 3 part film series focusing on Israel and Judaism today.
The first showing on January 26th will be of CROSSING THE LINE 2. Examine what drives anti-Israel tactics and the BDS movement on university campuses today. http://ctl.stepupforisrael.com/official-trailer
The second showing on March 2nd will be BENEATH THE HELMET. Connect with the inspiring coming-of-age journey of five Israeli soldiers. https://www.youtube.com/embed/AO9r_FjYhfY?autoplay=1
The last on April 6th will be MEKONKEN: The Journey of an African Jew, the new mini-documentary from the creators of Netflix. The film follows the backstory and personal journey of Mekonen Abebe, a young African-Israeli Jew, once a young shepherd in Africa and now a commander in the Israeli Defense Forces. http://mekonen.jerusalemu.org/
All proceeds will be split between JNF to provide necessary funds to rebuild and repair after the recent terrorist fires that engulfed Israel, and to JInspire Long Island to help EDUCATE AND INSPIRE more women to go to Israel.
All screenings will be approximately 1 hour and include popcorn and soda. Please note that due to the minimum needed to gurantee the theater and the nature of the screenings we will not be able to issue refunds or exchanges. PLEASE BE SURE TO SPECIFY WHICH MOVIE(S) YOU WILL BE ATTENDING WHEN CHECKING OUT IF YOU ARE NOT SEEING ALL THREE.