ISRAELI FILM FESTIVAL:
At left, Laura Blum, a film critic and political analyst of the Middle East from
Georgetown University, discusses the film, Ushpizin, in the
Center for Film Studies Goldsmith Family Cinema Feb. 28. At right is
interpreter is Naomi
Bravin from West Hartford. The film,
co-sponsored by Jewish and Israel Studies and
the Center for Film Studies,
is part of the ongoing The Ring Family Wesleyan Israel Film Festival.
The next films will be shown at 7:30 p.m. at the Goldsmith Family
Cinema. They include The Syrian Bride on March 7, Campfire
on March 28 and Bonjour Mr. Shlomi on April 4. Dalit Katz,
adjunct instructor in religion, created the film series during her
sabbatical last year.