Scanned image of the page. Keyboard directions: use + to zoom in, - to zoom out, arrow keys to pan inside the viewer.

Page Options


Something wrong?

Something wrong with this page? Report problem.

Rights / Permissions

The University of Michigan Library provides access to these materials for educational and research purposes. These materials may be under copyright. If you decide to use any of these materials, you are responsible for making your own legal assessment and securing any necessary permission. If you have questions about the collection, please contact the Bentley Historical Library at bentley.ref@umich.edu

April 11, 2003 - Image 93

Resource type:
The Detroit Jewish News, 2003-04-11

Disclaimer: Computer generated plain text may have errors. Read more about this.

• Gift Baskets
• Sweet Trays

• Soups

• CO011iiCS

Everything Made Fresh Daily

‘• „ k., .: ;; ; ; ‘.,,, t,* - iskR iv N> •


\s, • \`, •NNAZ,,,•

A brief look at the movies
making up this year's
JCC Lenore Marwil
Jewish Film Festival.

A Bomb in the Basement becomes
the first film to tell the secrets of the
development of nuclear weapons in

Bronstein's- Children captures the
emotions of two former concentra-
tion camp inmates getting revenge
on the man who had been the camp
commandant and shows the effects
the actions have on family members.

The Burial Society combines come-
dy and crime as a young man
explores ancient rituals.

Choosing Exile offers a portrait of
current conditions in South Africa,
while describing the pain of emigra-
tion for one Jewish family.

Company Jasmine offers firsthand
glimpses into the lives of women in
military service.

Esther Kahn reveals how a young
woman in 19th-century Loticlon
learns the value of persistence and
ways to experience life before ren-
dering an imitation of life on stage.

Gloomy Sunday introduces a song
and its writer as they make a pene-
trating emotional impact on several
lives with three men in love with the
same woman.

God Is Great, lin Not follows a
beautiful model who converts to
Judaism after falling in love.

The Holy Cup makes compromise
an issue as championship basketball
is scheduled on Passover.

I'm Alive and I Love You presents a
railroad worker motivated to join
the French Resistance.

Israel in a Time of Terror questions
citizens about their responses to the
horrendous acts of violence they are
Keep on Malkin' explores the life of

Joshua Nelson, an African-American
Jew whose music transcends differ-
ences among people.

The Komediant tells the true story
of the show business Burstein family.

Last Dance reports the collaboration
of the Pilobolus Dance Theatre with
writer-illustrator Maurice Sendak as
they create a Jewish work of art.

The Last Jewish Town chronicles the
"mountain Jews" of Azerbaijan —
people who were given a portion of
land to carry on Jewish traditions
over a long period of time.

The Last Letter reveals a mother's
feelings as she writes to her son
before. facing Nazi executioners.

Leo and Claire relates a 1933
romance experienced by a wealthy
Jewish businessman and a young

Missing You and Execution places
singing frogs and Mata Hari into
short comic films.

Monsieur Batignole explores a
change of heart as a mean-spirited
butcher tries to save three Jewish

My Dear Clara offers a documen-
tary that chronicles a Polish Jewish
refugee's struggle for survival and his
wife's battle to change Canada's
immigration policies.

Nowhere in Africa, this year's Oscar
winner for Best Foreign Film, fol-
lows a German family moving to a
very different land to escape
impending Nazi control.

Rosenzweig's Freedom charges the
wrong man with the death of a neo-
Nazi, and a legal fight ensues.

Ruthie and Connie: Every Room in
the House documents the lifestyle of
two Jewish lesbians who have shared
a relationship for more than 40

Salaam Shalom: The Jews of India
shows how ethnic customs have
remained in one country.
Schmelvis: Searching for the King's

Jewish Roots teams three Canadian
filmmakers, a wisecracking rabbi
and an Orthodox Elvis impersonator
on a quest to trace the late super-
star's Jewish heritage.

Skating Through the Sand describes
hockey as the passion of young peo-
ple in a story that reaches into the
hearts of the players.

Voted Best Challah Bread!

'1.00 Off Any
1 coupon per order

The Sky Is Falling introduces a cou-
ple finding love in a mixed marriage
in 1944 Italy, where the non-Jewish
wife and nieces do their best to pro-
tect the Jewish man as the Germans
occupy the countryside.

Expires 4/30/03

Not-good with any other discount
or special offer. Not valid on holiday orders.:-.

24-hour notice please on
specialty items

(some exceptions)

6879 Orchard Lake Rd.
in the Boardwalk Plaza

Strange Fruit presents an anti-lynch-
ing song that explores the alliance
between American Jews and African-


A Tickle in the Heart showcases
three klezrner musicians who were
into retirement until the revival of
klezmer brought them to the inter-
national entertainment circuit.


(1 0

00 0 \os"

Tikkun explores the lives of fervently
Orthodox women and their under-
standing of their identities.

A Trumpet in the Wadi involves pol-
itics in a Jewish-Arab romance.

The White Rose fells of the coura-
geous acts of five German students
in a secret society to protest the

Cmttenti? @tat geaf



00 OFF

Entire Bill

The schedule for speakers
coming from out of town
includes Ruthie Berman and
Connie Kurtz of Ruthie and
Connie, 8 p.m. Tuesday, April
29, in Commerce Township;
Michael Karpin of A Bomb in
the Basement, 5 p.m.
Wednesday, April 30, in
Commerce Township;
Frederick Wiseman of The Last
Letter, 3 p.m. Sunday, May 4,
in Commerce Township and 5
p.m. Monday, May 5, in Ann
Arbor; and Ari Cohen of
Schmelvis, 5 p.m. Wednesday,
May 7, in Ann Arbor.

of '40" or more

Tuesday - Thursday

expires 4/Z4/03



Easiest Parking: North Old Woodward parking deck just
north of Jacobson's men's store or directly behind us.
First two hours FREE.

1-lours: Tues.-Thurs. 5-9; Fri. & Sat. 5-10





before youY mother'



Back to Top

© 2020 Regents of the University of Michigan