Presented by the Gershman Philadelphia Jewish Film Festival (GPJFF), the 7th Annual Lindy CineMondays film series returns for another epic season of the best in Jewish international cinema!Find out more »
Lindy CineMondays presents its annual Holocaust Remembrance Day Screening with WHEN HITLER STOLE PINK RABBIT, a marvelous new film from the Academy Award-winning director of NOWHERE IN AFRICA (2001) and based on the best-selling, semi-autobiographical novel by Judith Kerr. In 1933, precocious and carefree nine-year-old Anna (the astounding Riva Krymalowski) senses something amiss in Berlin when her father, a well-known Jewish journalist, goes missing. When he flees to Zurich on account of his unfavorable critique of Hitler, Anna, her mother and older brother…Find out more »
From the award-winning and nationally best-selling author of Hemingway's Boat and Sons of Mississippi--an illuminating, pathbreaking biography that will change the way we understand the life, mind, and work of the premier American architect.
Wine and cheese reception and book signing to follow.
Books will be available for purchase at a discounted price.
Seating is limited; RSVPs are strongly recommended.
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Oliver Sacks (1933 – 2015) was an empathetic outsider whose life struggles and love of science led him to make significant breakthroughs in how the medical community treats those with neurological disorders today. His tale of perseverance over chaos and journey to redemption is more than a portrait of a brilliant mind: it is an elegy to anyone who knows what it is like to have stared at the abyss for far too long. Revealing intimate details of his battles…Find out more »
On Wednesday, April 29, 2020, at 5:30 PM at the Bellevue, HIAS Pennsylvania is hosting our 2020 Golden Door Awards: Keeping America’s Promise. In light of current events, HIAS Pennsylvania is highlighting the critical work that private individuals, corporations, and immigrants themselves do to support refugees and immigrants in the Greater Philadelphia Area. This year, we are proud to honor Deborah Gross, Esq., for her leadership advocating for immigrants; Citizens Bank, for their outstanding service in helping refugees and immigrants…Find out more »