27 octobre 2011
Proposed by Alexandre KaplanSaturday November 19 at 17hShtetlA film from the Simon Wiesenthal CenterA documentary on Jewish life in Eastern Europe before WW II. Photographs by Roman Vishniac illustrate the film.By Arnold Schwartzman with the voices of Martin Landau & Miriam Margolyes.Price 5€. Members 3€.
23 décembre 2009
Crossfire Film club afternoon proposed by CLAUDE ROTSCHILDSaturday Jan. 23 at 3:00pm Director: Edward DmytrykUSA - 1947 - 86 min - black and white - English with French subtitles The action takes place in the US after the end of WWII. The captain Finlay (Robert Yung) investigates the assassination of a former Jewish fighter. He is informed that the victim spent his last hours with three soldiers on leave: Monty Montgomery (Robert Ryan), Floyd Bowers and Arthur Mitchell, whose wallet was found near the corpse. But Finely... [Lire la suite]
26 octobre 2009
Yidishe glikn (Jewish Luck) Film club hosted by CLAUDE ROTSCHILDSaturday November 21 at 3pmDirected by: Alexander GranovskiUSSR– 1925 – 88 mn – B&W– silent. Every week, Menakhem-Mendl tries to make his living. But one does not become a matchmaker just because he found a list of rich brides looking for a match. Menakhem-Mendl will learn the lesson at his own cost. The movie, a little pearl of burlesque produced by the Soviet cinema, is an adaptation of the famous novel by Sholem-Aleykhem, with the great Shloyme... [Lire la suite]
26 octobre 2009
Face de Cuillère (Spoon Face) by Lee Hall directed by: Alain BatisWith Laetitia Poulalion "They call her "spoon face" because her head is round, like a reflection of a face on the back of a spoon. They say she is retarded. She tells about her passion for opera singers, about the separation of her parents, about the encounter with Doctor Bernstein... Her narrative is a hymn to life. Lee Hall, the stage designer of "Billy Elliot" and author of "Elvis' kitchen" has an exceptional talent to... [Lire la suite]
25 mars 2009
Le roman d'un voleur de chevaux (Romance of a Horsethief)Within the cycle: Is there a Hollywood cinema, heir of the Yiddish cinema? Film club lead by CLAUDE ROTSCHILDSaturday April 4 at 5:00pmDirector: Abraham PolonskyYugoslavia / France / USA/ Italy – 1970 – 101 min – color– English with French subtitles With Yul Brynner, Jane Birkin and Eli WallachBased on a novel by Yoysef Opatoshu.The action takes place in 1904, in Mlawa, in a small town on the border between Poland occupied by Russia and Germany. The town lives from... [Lire la suite]
25 février 2009
YentlWithin the cycle: Is there a Hollywood cinema, heir of the Yiddish cinema? Film club lead by CLAUDE ROTSCHILDSaturday Feb. 14 février at 3:00pmDirector: Barbra StreisandUSA – 1983 – 132 mn – color– English with French sub-titles After a novel by Isaac Bashevis SingerA young Jewish girl, in the Russian Empire of the 19th century, disguises herself as a boy to study in a Yeshiva. Entrance fee: 6 €. Members: 4 €. Mandatory reservations at +33 (0)1 47 00 14 00.