An Irrepressible Woman

In 1940, Jeanne “Janot” Reichenbach leaves her husband and child to save the man she always loved: Leon Blum, the famous French political figure. She will travel across Europe and sacrifice her freedom to marry him in the Buchenwald camp.

Available: March 15-21
Length: 103 minutes
Genre: Drama
Director: Laurent Heynemann
Country: France
Year: 2019
Language: French, with English subtitles

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Available within the Sacramento Federation Region

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Love and Mazel Tov

Anne Braun is a young Gentile woman who has a crush on Judaism and whose bookstore specializes in Jewish literature. She also volunteers in a Jewish retirement home and supports the Jewish author Schlomo Wisniewski. While Anne’s grandparents made wealth by trading in the valuables of their Jewish fellow human beings during World War II, Anne’s parents took over the art and antiques trade without questioning where their inherited wealth came from. Anne feels it is her duty to work off the bad karma of her family and wants to make amends.

Available: March 15-21
Length: 88 minutes
Genre: Drama/Romance
Director: Wolfgang Mumberger
Country: Germany
Year: 2020
Language: German, with English subtitles

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Moon Drops

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A talented factory worker tired of his dead-end job, assembles an enigmatic machine that produces miracle liquid drops extracted from the Moon shine. The bottled drops are a hard sell at the town market. But all changes when their surprising effect is revealed. This interesting movie is a fairy-tale like love story made without dialogue.

Available: March 1 through March 21
Length: 16 mins
Genre: Fantasy, Romance
Director: Yoram Ever-Hadani
Country: Israel, Serbia
Year: 2018
Languages: None

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The Ten Plagues

A young woman en route to her family’s Passover Seder has a wake-up call of Biblical proportions when she encounters the modern-day Ten Plagues.  But the worst plagues of all: she must face her family

Available: March 1 through March 21
Length: 10 mins
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Director: Serena Schuler
Country: USA
Year: 2014
Languages: English

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