Life in Stills was the Houston Jewish Film Festival 2013 Audience Choice Winner and will be re-screened in conjunction with the art exhibit in the Deutser Art Gallery, Your Fortunate Eyes Photographs by Rudi Weissenstein. |
At the age of 96, photo shop owner Miriam Weissenstein never imaged that she would be facing a new chapter in her life. But when the shop her late husband's Rudi's life's work was destined for demolition, even this opinionated and uncompromising woman knew she needed help. Under the cloud of a family tragedy, a special relationship is forged between Miriam and her grandson, Ben, as they join forces to save the shop and its nearly one million negatives that document Israel's defining moments. Ben and Miriam embark on a heart-wrenching journey, comprising many humorous and touching moments.
Evelyn Rubenstein Jewish Community Center (View)
5601 S. Braeswood Blvd.
Houston, TX 77096
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