Double Feature Matinee: Ruth Dayan- My Life and Through the Eye of the Needle
Ruth Dayan - My Life - documentary
Director: Elke Sasse
Germany 2011 / English / 43 minutes
At 92, Ruth Dayan, ex-wife of legendary military man Moshe Dayan, shows no signs of slowing down. She is more determined than ever to encourage Israeli-Palestinian relations. This intimate documentary follows this tireless campaigner through her exhausting schedule and traces the story of her life. An inspiring glimpse into the heart of someone truly making a difference in the world, against enormous odds.
Through The Eye of the Needle: The Art of Esther Nisenthal Krinitz - documentary
Director: Nina Shapiro-Perl
USA 2011 / English / 30 minutes
More than 40 years after the Holocaust, Esther Nisenthal Krinitz depicted her remarkable story of survival through a stunningly beautiful series of 36 fabric collage and embroidery panels. Through Esther's own words and images of her art work, as well as interviews with her daughters and others, this film explores the capacity of the human heart to heal.
Thursday, 3/14 1:00pm - Nickelodeon
Nickelodeon Cinemas (View)
1 Temple Street
Portland, ME 04101
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