Jewish Film Festival Set for This Week
All films will be shown in the Barrett Room of the Spartanburg County Headquarters Library.
The first film in the series will be “Jewish soldiers in Blue and Gray” from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday Feb. 13. (In the event of inclement weather, this may be rescheduled.)
A brief description of the film: In disproportionate numbers to the population some 10,000 Jews (7,000 Union, 3000 Confederacy) fought in the nation’s bloodiest war. Reviewed are General Grant’s Notorious General Order #11, the role of Judah Bejamin, Jewish spies on both sides of the conflict)
On Sunday, Feb. 16 from 2 to 5 p.m. — Watch the “Broadway Musicals: A Jewish Legacy.”