Tuesday, February 11, 2020

NEW JERSEY JEWISH FILM FESTIVAL OFFERS 2 FILMS IN FEBRUARY

In honor of our 20th Anniversary, we are proud to present a film festival favorite for February pulled from our reel archives (for free)!

AKA Doc Pomus
{Originally screened during the 13th Annual New Jersey Jewish Film Festival}

WHEN: Thursday, February 20, at 7:00PM
WHERE:
JCC Metrowest, 760 Northfield Ave., West Orange
ADMISSION: free. REGISTRATION ENCOURAGED
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Year: 2012 • Run time: 1 hour and 38 minutes
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Paralyzed with polio as a child, Brooklyn-born Jerome Felder reinvented himself first as a blues singer, renaming himself Doc Pomus, then as a songwriter, creating some of the greatest hits of the early rock and roll era: “Save the Last Dance for Me,” “This Magic Moment,” and a thousand others. A.K.A. DOC POMUS brings to life Doc’s joyous, heartbreaking, romantic, and extraordinarily eventful journey.

Spider in the Web

WHEN: Saturday, February 29, at 8:00PM
WHERE:
JCC Metrowest, 760 Northfield Ave., West Orange
ADMISSION: Senior: $13 • General Admission: $15; FREE for 20th Annual NJJFF Sponsors
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Year: 2019 • Run time: 1 hour and 53 minutes
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Adereth is an aging spy who’s on one last mission to redeem his life and career before the clock runs out. But when the lines of trust begin to blur, he soon realizes that the hunter may become the hunted in a world of mirrors and deceit.

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