2009. Israel/France. Dir: Haim Tabakman. With Ron Danker, Zohar Strauss. 91 min.
Against the traditions and taboos of Orthodox Judaism, a father of four falls for a young male student. This BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN of the cloth explores the intersection of God, love, family, and universal societal confines – an intense, critically-lauded slice of international cinema. Speaker: Haim Tabakman, the film’s director and Jewish and Israel Visiting Scholar in Residence.
DATE: Tonight, February 17
PLACE: CFS, Goldsmith Family Cinema