An Israeli Love Story - Israeli Film Series - Postponed

Date: April 23, 2020  - Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Merage JCC Show map
Contact: Nicole RosensonPhone: 9494353400 ext. 161Email:

An Israeli Love Story - Postponed

Thursday, April 23, 7 p.m.

Drama, 96 minutes
Director: Dan Wolman
Hebrew with English subtitles

The year is 1947, and 18 year old Margalit who loves theater and dreams of becoming an actress falls in love with Eli from Kibbutz Beit Keshet. Eli is busy with the dramatic events preceding the birth of the state of Israel. They set a date for their wedding, but then, Israel’s harsh reality steps in.
Based on the actual love affair between actress/director Pnina Gary and Eli Ben-Zvi, son of author Rachel Yanait and Yitzhak Ben-Zvi, Israel’s second president.

$15 JCC members, $20 public.

Film series season passes available here.


Merage JCC Myers Theatre

Israeli Film Series

Films that promise to entertain, inspire and provoke as they explore the complexities of Jewish culture and history.

An Israeli Love Story, April 23

Born in Jerusalem and Still Alive, May 21

Shelter, June 18

Film series season passes available here. View one film per month in the Myers Theatre, now equipped with a professional-quality wide screen and enhanced sound system.