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Israel Movie - "Woman in Gold"

Monday, July 22, 2019 19 Tammuz 5779

7:00 PM - 8:45 PMASBI

Israel Movie Night
"Woman in Gold" (2015)

Monday, July 22, 7:00 PM
1 hour & 49 minutes

“Woman in Gold” is the remarkable true story of one woman's journey to reclaim her heritage and seek justice for what happened to her family. Sixty years after she fled Vienna during World War II, an elderly Jewish woman, Maria Altmann (Helen Mirren), starts her journey to retrieve family possessions seized by the Nazis, among them Klimt's famous painting “Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I”.

Together with her inexperienced but plucky young lawyer, Randy Schoenberg (Ryan Reynolds), she embarks upon a major battle which takes them all the way to the heart of the Austrian establishment and the U.S. Supreme Court, forcing Altmann to confront difficult truths about the past along the way.

Sponsored by the Israel Committee.
Pizza, pop, popcorn, and chips will be served.








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