Screening: Adam Resurrected

Thu, Feb 23, 2012 11:00am to 1:30pm
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

Adam Resurrected

See the film adapted from the controversial 1968 novel by noted Israeli author, Yoram Kaniuk, and directed by Paul Schrader. Adam Resurrected follows Adam Stein, a once famous European clown and now an unhinged patient in an Israeli mental institution. With performances by Jeff Goldblum, Willem Dafoe, Derek Jacobi and Ayelet Zurer. 

Adam Resurrected (USA, 106 min)
Dir. Paul Schrader 
Writers Yoram Kaniuk (novel), Noah Stollman (screenplay) 

Followed by a 15' video introduction by author Yoram Kaniuk. 

Presented by Doe-Moffitt Judaica Collection 

This Event is in conjunction with BookFest 2012.

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