Cultural

14
July
Film Festival 2019 – Series Pass

$55 for all 6 films: JCC Members Register Here! Series passes also available at HoldMyTicket, Member Services, and by calling 505-332-0565 x 4518. Theodore Bikel: In the Shoes of Sholom Aleichem Sunday, July 14, 2 – 5 pm JCC Auditorium Opening Wine & Cheese Reception 93Queen Thursday, July 18, 7 pm Regal High Ridge Theatre […]

18
July
  • 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Film Festival 2019 – 93Queen

Thursday, July 18, 7 pm Regal High Ridge Theatre Documentary | USA, 2018 | English Director: Paula Eiselt Set in the Hasidic enclave of Borough Park, Brooklyn, 93QUEEN follows a group of tenacious Hasidic women who are smashing the patriarchy in their community by creating the first all-female volunteer ambulance corps in New York City. […]

20
July
  • 7:00 PM to 8:40 PM
Film Festival 2019 – Leona

Saturday, July 20, 7 pm Bank of America Theatre, National Hispanic Cultural Center Drama | Mexico, 2018 | 95 min | Spanish w/ Subtitles Director: Isaac Cherem This intimate, insightful, and moving film tells the story of a young Jewish woman from Mexico City who finds herself torn between her family and her forbidden love. […]

21
July
  • 2:00 PM to 3:40 PM
Film Festival 2019 – The Unorthodox

Sunday, July 21, 2 pm Regal High Ridge Theatre Drama/Comedy | Israel, 2018 | 99 min | Hebrew w/ Subtitles Director: Eliran Malka In 1980’s Israel, Yaakov Cohen, a Jerusalem printer, is incited to act when his daughter is expelled from a prestigious religious school just for her ethnicity. Without money or connections, fueled by […]

25
July
  • 7:00 PM to 8:40 PM
Film Festival 2019 – Who Will Write Our History

Thursday, July 25, 7 pm Regal High Ridge Theatre Documentary/History | Poland/USA, 2018 95 min | English, Polish & Yiddish w/ Subtitles Director: Roberta Grossman Adrien Brody and Joan Allen lend their voices to this story of resistance. When the Nazis created the Warsaw Ghetto, a group of scholars, journalists, and community leaders, led by […]

28
July
  • 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Film Festival 2019 – The Mamboniks

Film Fest Finale: Mambo Matinee! Sunday, July 28, 2 pm Bank of America Theatre, National Hispanic Cultural Center Documentary/History | USA, 2019 | 90 min | English Director: Lex Gillespie Bagels meet bongos in THE MAMBONIKS, a 90-minute documentary that tells the little-known story of the Jewish love affair with Latin music. Set in New […]

21
August
  • 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Yiddish 2

Yiddish 2 Class 12 sessions of semi-private instruction Wednesdays: Aug 21 – Nov 20 3:00 – 4:30 pm (No Class 10/2 & 10/9) Join us and practice your Yiddish! You are invited to learn and practice speaking, writing, and reading in Yiddish in a welcoming class setting that combines the resources of two web-based language […]

22
August
  • 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Yiddish 1 – Beginner

Beginner Yiddish Class 12 sessions of semi-private instruction Thursdays: Aug 22 – Nov 21 3:00 – 4:30 pm (No Class 10/3 & 10/10) Lets learn Yiddish together! Yiddish is no longer a dying language in New Mexico! You are invited to learn to speak, write, and read Yiddish in a welcoming class setting that combines […]