|Sunday Apr 21, 2013 2:30 PM - Sunday Apr 21, 2013 3:45 PM | $8.00
Santa Cruz Jewish Film Festival - Esther and Me (documentary) and Au Fil du Banc (short) - Sunday April 21, 2013, 2:30 p.m.
Au Fil du Banc
Dramatic Short | France | 2011 | 8 mins | French with subtitles
Director: Alex Torterotot
An elderly woman sits on her favorite Paris bench each morning, when a Romanian man interrupts her ritual and stirs buried memories.
Esther and Me
Q & A with Lisa Geduldig-comedienne and filmmaker
Documentary | USA | 2010 | 33 mins | English
Director: Lisa Geduldig
Octogenarian Esther Weintraub, a feisty ex-stand-up comedienne lives in a Jewish nursing home in San Francisco. A former violinist and model from Winnipeg, Esther meets 40-something filmmaker/comedienne and comedy producer Lisa Geduldig in what develops into an unconventional soulmate friendship between them, with shared humor and intergenerational camaraderie. At 87, Esther performs once again, only this time as a sit-down comedienne.
Jewish Community Center - Temple Beth El (View)
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