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July 9

RESISTANCE: Film Discussion with Jesse Eisenberg

Wednesday, July 15 | 7:00 PM | Free

resistanceLong before he rose to international fame as a mime, Marcel Marceau put his fledgling career as an artist on hold to spirit Jewish children out of Nazi-occupied France. Watch the extraordinary new film Resistance about that little-known chapter in Marceau’s life, and then join our discussion with the film’s star, Jesse Eisenberg (The Social Network), director and screenwriter Jonathan Jakubowicz, and actress Bella Ramsey (Game of Thrones).

NOTE: A screening of the film is not included in the event.

Advanced registration is required by Wednesday, July 15, at 3:00 PM.

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  • Watch the trailer here.
  • Rent the film here.
  • Read more about portraying Marcel Marceau on screen here.

IFCPresented by the Rutgers Jewish Film Festival in partnership with IFC Films and Tamar Simon of Mean Streets Management.

Mini-Course on S.Y. Agnon

Stories and Other ProseMondays, July 13, 20, and 27 | 7:00 PM | Free

Join us for a three-part mini-course taught online by Professor Emeritus Curt Leviant: From Yiddish Folktale to Hebrew Work of Art: Stories and other Prose by Israeli Nobel Laureate S. Y. Agnon.

Advance registration required by July 10 at 1:00 PM.

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