Event Information
American Sehardi Federation Presents
Opening Night - 15th NY Sephardic Jewish Film Festival
Thursday, March 10, 2011

Presented by the American Sephardi Federation at the Center for Jewish History five brothers

Length: 3 hrs 00 mins
Intermission: None
Seating: General Admission
You choose your seats when you get to the theater.

Join us to celebrate the 15th NY Sephardic Jewish Film Festival as we honor actress and filmmaker, Ronit Elkabetz, and present her with the ASF Pomegranate Award.

The evening will continue with the New York premiere of Five Brothers, followed by a dessert reception.

7:30pm Five Brothers (Comme les cinq doigts de la main) Themes of family and honor unfold in this fast-paced thriller, following five Algerian Jewish brothers living in France. Brought up by their widowed mother, one of them has gone his own way, only to reappear several years later, pursued by a gang of ruthless drug traffickers. Taking refuge amongst his siblings, this black sheep of the family reveals a terrible secret. The five brothers must now find the means and the energy to defend themselves and avenge the killing of their father. Director: Alexandre Arcady. France, 2010. 117mins. French w/English subtitles. NY PREMIERE

Opening Night Friend ticket includes VIP pre-screening, Buffet Reception, Award ceremony, listing in Festival Program and Dessert Reception. If you choose this option, the VIP Reception begins at 6:00 pm.

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This event is general admission and no seating is assigned at this time. You will choose your seats when you arrive at the venue. Please view the 'More info' link to view if the venue is ADA Complaint.