Independent Film Night - Aliyah - a film by Elie Wajeman
03-13-2014 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room - Ground Floor - Pollard Memorial Library (Map)
SCREENING POSTPONED DUE TO FEB. 13TH SNOWSTORM. OFFICIAL SELECTION: CANNES FILM FESTIVAL Director's Fortnight. Alex, sells drugs for a living, continuously paying off the debts of his brother Isaac. When his cousin tells him he's opening a restaurant in Tel Aviv, Alex thinks that joining him might be the life-changing opportunity he was waiting for. But in order to leave, Alex must quickly find enough money and accomplish his aliyah. Torn between making his aliyah, his drug selling, his complicated love life and a destructive brother, Alex will have to find his own way and make a final decision. THIS FILM HAS NOT BEEN RATED BY THE MPAA AND SHOULD BE CONSIDERED FOR MATURE AUDIENCES.