Film Series: The Matchmaker

2010. Israel. Dir: Avi Nesher. With Adir Miller. 112 min.

In 1968, a teenager spends his summer working for a mysterious Holocaust survivor who makes a living brokering marriages and smuggling goods. The lad takes a dangerous coming-of-age ride into the deepest underbelly of Haifa, uncovering a tender story of love, loss, and survival in the aftermath of WWII. Speaker: Prof. Owen Shapiro, Syracuse University Film Program.

Tonight. 8pm. Goldsmith Family Cinema. Free.