Lighthouse Worldwide Movie Society Screening Movie That Gained ‘Israeli Oscar’

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The Lighthouse Worldwide Movie Society and the Jewish Neighborhood Middle of Lengthy Seaside Island are teaming as much as current the Israeli drama “Cinema Sabaya” at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 21 on the heart in Spray Seaside.

Tickets are $10 prematurely on-line at or $12 on the door; LIFS members are entitled to free admission.

“Cinema Sabaya” is Israel’s official entry within the Finest Worldwide Characteristic Movie on the ninety fifth Academy Awards on March 12. It already earned an Ophir Award – colloquially referred to as the Israeli Oscars – for Finest Characteristic Movie.

The 91-minute movie, directed by Orit Fouks Rotem, has an all-female forged. It’s a movie concerning the energy of cinema: to alter individuals’s lives, to present girls a voice, and to interrupt down cultural limitations.

“The phrase sabaya in Hebrew means ‘younger ladies,’” reads a LIFS blurb concerning the movie, “so the irony is all of the extra sharply drawn when used within the title of this intimate story of eight girls – of varied ages, each Arab and Jewish – who meet at a group heart video workshop and start documenting their lives.

“As every pupil works on her filmmaking expertise and shares her footage, beliefs and preconceptions are challenged and limitations are damaged down.

“The group comes collectively as the ladies they’re – moms, daughters, sisters, wives – all residing in a world designed to maintain them aside. Studying extra about one another and themselves, their interactions type empowering, uplifting bonds.”

As a bonus, Dockside Diner in Spray Seaside, conveniently situated close to the Jewish Neighborhood Middle, is providing 15% off the worth of dinner that night with proof of buy of a ticket to the movie.  —R.M.

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