SHOW TIMES!

Summer Film Festival
June 24-August 17, 2018 
at the Marlene Meyerson JCC 
Sun, Jul 15, 2 pm.
FAR FROM THE TREE
Dir. Rachel Dretzin
(USA, 2018, 93 min)
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Based on Andrew Solomon’s New York Times best-selling book Far From the Tree: Parents, Children and the Search for Identity, this life-affirming documentary encourages us to cherish loved ones for all they are, not who they might have been.
Copresented with The Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan
Fri, Jul 20, 3 pmFor tickets, click hereFollowed by Q&A with author, Andrew Solomon, and director, Rachel Dretzin.
Sun, Jul 22, 2 pmFor tickets, click hereFollowed by Q&A with director, Rachel Dretzin, and producer, Jamila Ephron.
Sun, Jul 22, 4:30 pm. For tickets, click hereFollowed by Q&A with director, Rachel Dretzin, and producer, Jamila Ephron.
Mon, Jul 23, 4:30 pm.For tickets, click hereFollowed by Q&A with  producer, Jamila Ephron.
(Please note, Q&A sessions are subject to change.)
LIVES WELL LIVED
Dir. Sky Bergman
(US, 2018, 72 min)
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Forty people aged 75 to 100, with a collective life experience of 3000 years, share their secrets, wit, and wisdom on how to live a meaningful life.
Copresented with The Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan
Thu, Jul 19, 4:30 pmFor tickets, click here.  Followed by Q&A with director, Sky Bergman.
Fri, Jul 20, 5:30 pmFor tickets, click hereFollowed by Q&A with director, Sky Bergman.
Sun, Jul 22, 7 pmFor tickets, click hereFollowed by Q&A with director, Sky Bergman.
Wed, Jul 25, 4:30 pm. For tickets, click here.
IN BETWEEN
Dir. Maysaloun Hamoud
(Israel, 2016, 103 min)
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Three Palestinian women living in an apartment in Tel Aviv try to find a balance between traditional and modern culture.
Copresented with The Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan
Mon, Jul 23, 7 pm. For tickets, click here.
Tue, Jul 24, 4:30 pm. For tickets, click here.
OH LUCY!
Dir. Atsuko Hirayanagi
(USA/Japan, 2017, 96 min)
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Setsuko is seemingly stuck in a drab, meaningless life in Tokyo until she enrolls in an unorthodox English class that requires her to wear a blonde wig and take on an American alter ego named “Lucy.”
Copresented with The Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan
Sun, Jul 29, 2 pmFor tickets, click here.
Sun, Jul 29, 4:30 pm. For tickets, click here.
Mon, Jul 30, 7:30 pm. For tickets, click here.
Wed, Aug 1, 4:30 pm. For tickets, click here.
THE DESERT BRIDE
Dir. Cecilia Atán + Valeria Pivato
(Argentina/Chile, 2017, 78 min)
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Teresa’s life is turned upside down when she is forced to accept a job far away. On her way, she loses her bag, causing her to cross paths with El Gringo, a traveling salesman.
Copresented with The Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan
Sun, Jul 29, 7 pmFor tickets, click here.
Mon, Jul 30, 5:30 pm. For tickets, click here.
Wed, Aug 1, 7 pm. For tickets, click here.