Off White Lies (with English subtitles): in this film directed by Maya Kenig, Libby has been living with her mother in the States for years when she is sent to live with her father in Israel as the second Lebanon war begins. Libby discovers that her lively, eccentric father is a homeless man who has devised a plan to pose as a refugee from the bombarded Northern region in order to live with a wealthy Jerusalem family. Now Libby must deal with her false identity as well as her relationship with her father.
Speaker: Mark Longenecker, Visiting Instructor in Film Studies
Location: Film Studies 100 (Goldsmith Family Cinema) Sponsor: Jewish & Israel Studies & Film Studies Dept. URL: Contact: Dalit Katz (firstname.lastname@example.org)