Jewish Film Festival Set for This Week

February 10, 2014 at 9:52 am

BlueandGrayMake plans to attend the Jewish Film Festival 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.)

After the film, tMakingTroublehere will be a short discussion.

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 Saturday, Feb. 15 from 3 to 5 p.m., “Making Trouble: Six generations of Funny Jewish Broadway_Musicals_A_Jewish_Legacy_Banner_WebWomen.”

On Sunday, Feb. 16 from 2 to 5 p.m. — Watch the “Broadway Musicals:  A Jewish Legacy.”