Screening of ROMEO AND JULIET IN YIDDISH (2010)

Monday, December 8, 2014 - 6:30pm
UPenn Hillel, 215 S. 39th Street, Second floor Library

FILM SCREENING of EVE ANNENBURG'S

ROMEO AND JULIET IN YIDDISH (2010)

in English and Yiddish with English Subtitles

This innovative Independent Film is split between a parallel reality and modern day Brooklyn. The children of two rival sects, Satmar and Chabad, fall in love. A gritty, funny love story about charismatic drop-out Satmar Hasid youth who encounter Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet when they help a jaded NYC emergency room nurse with the play's translation.

with Kosher Catering by MAMA'S VEGETARIAN

run time: 90 minutes

~~~TAKE A BREAK FROM CRAMMING, LET YOUR BRAIN REST WITH FOOD AND A FUNNY FILM~~~

Brought to you by: The Jewish Studies Program Bassini Intern Program. Organized by undergraduate, Joan Turner.

Jewish Studies Program
711 Williams Hall, 255 S. 36th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104-6305
215-898-6654 / 215-573-6026 fax / jsp-info@sas.upenn.edu