Lois Weaver Film Series

THURSDAY, APRIL 13 | Doors open 7:00 pm | Film: 7:15 pm


Eliezer and Uriel Shkolnik are father and son as well as rival professors in Talmudic Studies.When both men learn that Eliezer will be lauded for his work, their complicated relationship reaches a new peak. (English subtitles)
Discussion led by Rabbi Rachel Ain & Joseph Cedar, the film’s Award –winning screen writer & director. Joseph Cedar’s new film “Norman” starring Richard Gere opens April 14.
Refreshments follow.

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 7 | Doors open 7:00 pm | Film: 7:15 pm


A defiant city kid Ricky gets a fresh start in the New Zealand countryside and quickly finds himself at home with his new foster family: the loving Aunt Bella, the cantankerous Uncle Hec, and dog Tupac.When a tragedy strikes that threatens to ship Ricky to another home, both he and Hec go on the run in the bush. As a national manhunt ensues, the newly branded outlaws must face their options: go out in a blaze of glory or overcome their differences and survive as a family.
Discusson led by SPS member Anthony J. Selvitella, CSW, psychotherapist and social worker at the United States Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). He specializes in treating active duty and veteran military families and couples on a variety of clinical issues. He has been in practice at VA for 12 years.
Refreshments follow.

Admission: complimentary