See Brussels Transit free!
Online this week, May 5th-12th
Rare Yiddish film: Panel, May 12
Jewish Studies at Fordham is screening the seldom-seen Yiddish arthouse film "Brussels Transit" free online for one week starting this Thursday, May 5th, and holding a Zoom roundtable talk about it next Thursday, May 12, at 1PM (EDT). Discussing the recently restored 1980 Belgian production will be our bandleader /cinema maven Eve Sicular, along with Shoshana Olidort, Sam Shuman, and Professor Flora Cassen.
Please register here (a link to the film will be available to view from May 5-May 12 ...once you register you will receive the link and password).
Eve's forthcoming article on this heymish avant-garde feature (directed by Samy Szlingerbaum) will soon be published by In geveb: A Journal of Yiddish Studies.