Thursday, August 18 | 7:00 PM
Steven Loring, 2014, USA, 78 minutes
An unprecedented speed-dating event for 70- to 90-year-olds serves as the backdrop for this funny and poignant look at love among the senior set. Fearlessly candid about their needs and desires, ten brave souls discover how hearts change—or don’t change—from first love to the far reaches of life.
Houston Jewish Film Festival
The Annual Houston Jewish Film Festival, presented with The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, is intended to expose the community to current documentary, feature and short movies with meaningful Jewish or Israeli content. Films will cover a diverse range of cultural, religious or historical topics of Jewish relevance and are expected to educate, inform and entertain a wide general audience.
And the Winner Is…
The 12th Houston Jewish Film Festival concluded on March 20, and we’re excited to announce that the Audience Choice Winner is Remember! If you missed it, you’ll be able to see it during the Ann and Stephen Kaufman Jewish Book & Arts Fair.
Film Series at the Ann and Stephen Kaufman Jewish Book & Arts Fair
The Jewish Book & Arts Fair is known to be one of the largest community-wide events in Houston. Why not have films as part of the Fair? The film chosen as the Audience Choice award during the Annual Jewish Film Festival usually makes an encore appearance as well as other stellar choices.
Upcoming Film and Learns
Jewish Soldiers in Blue and Gray
Thursday, Dec 15 | 7:30 PM
Friday, Dec 16 | 1:00 PM
His Wife’s Lover (Zayn Vaybs Lubovnik)
Monday, Feb 20 | 1:00 PM & 7:30 PM
The Kaplan Theatre is located in the Evelyn Rubenstein Jewish Community Center’s IW Marks Theatre Center, the Gerald Rauch Cultural & Performing Arts Wing. All screenings are $8 Member, Patron of the Arts / $10 Public / $1 discount for students and seniors unless otherwise noted. For tickets please call 713.551.7255.
For more information on our film programs, please contact Amy Rahmani at email@example.com or 713.595.8197.