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American Sephardi Federation Presents
Yolande: An Unsung Heroine & Miracle Lady
Monday, March 14, 2011 through Tuesday, March 15, 2011

15th NY Sephardic Jewish Film Festival

Length: 1 hr 30 mins
Intermission: None
Seating: General Admission
You choose your seats when you get to the theater.

Yolande: An Unsung Heroine
The heroic, riveting story of Yolande Gabai (de Botton), a beautiful, sophisticated Jewess from Alexandria, who became one of the most prominent Israeli spies in Egypt in 1948, risking her son’s life and her own collecting intelligence in Egypt, undercover as a reporter for the Palestine Post. Director: Dan Wolman. Israel, 2010, 62 mins. English and Hebrew w/English subtitles. Post-screening talk with the filmmaker.

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Miracle Lady
Fortuna is an old lady who waits in her wedding gown for her late husband to return home. Her neighbor, Marcela-Merkada, is the servant of the mean Rabbi Toledano, and she waits for death to come and take her away. When their fates connect they are both miraculously freed. Director: Michal Abulafia and Moran Somer. Israel, 2009, 10 mins. Hebrew w/English subtitles.
 


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