RedemptionDate: September 7, 2019Time: 9:00 pm
Director: Joseph Madmony, Israel, 2018, 104 min, Hebrew with English subtitles
Struggling to cover costly medical bills for his cancer-stricken daughter, Menachem is an observant, widowed, deeply unhappy grocery clerk. To try to make ends meet, Menachem seeks out his old band mates to bring the band back together. The tale of his fight to save his ailing daughter and become a rock star features a mesmerizing score in this poignant Israeli drama.
Jerusalem Film Festival Audience Award Winner
Sponsored by: Heather Ross-Lowenstein & Irwin Lowenstein