On the Map|
Friday, March 10 | 1:00 PM
Directed by Dani Menkin
Israel, 2016, 85 min
English, Hebrew with English subtitles
This is the story of Israels 1977 basketball team the first team to bring the European Cup to Israel, just after the Yom Kippur War and the Munich Olympics. When this ragtag team of Israelis and Americans won, Israel was placed firmly on the map. With incredible footage of 1970s Israel, the film features interviews with Bill Walton, David Stern, Tal Brody and the other athletes. Told through the eyes of six American basketball players who joined Maccabi, On the Map honors Israeli heroes and mesmerizes fans of the game.
Shabbat Lunch and a Movie for Adults 60+
Film Screening : Friday March 10 | 1:00 PM
Shabbat Lunch: Friday March 10 | 12:00 PM
$9 Member | $14 Public | Price includes film and lunch
**RSVP required by Tuesday, March 7 to Cathy Podell at 713.595.8171
Evelyn Rubenstein Jewish Community Center (View)
5601 S. Braeswood Blvd.
Houston, TX 77096
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|