Movie Night | Tinghir Jerusalem, Echoes from the Mellah (Israel 2011)

Documentary Film Screening in collaboration with the San Francisco Jewish Film Festival
Thu, Nov 01, 2012 12:00pm to 2:00pm
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

Tinghir Jerusalem, Echoes from the Mellah
Dir. Kamal Hachkar | France, Morocco, Israel | 2011 | 86min.

The film traces Kamal Hachkar's rediscovery of a Judeo-Berber culture in Morocco through a personal journey that leads him from the country of his birth, France, to Israel and Tinghir.

Introduced by Professor Emily Gottreich, Vice Chair of the Center for Middle Eastern Studies, and Associate Adjunct Professor in the Department of History, UC Berkeley.

NOV 01 | 7PM


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