Tuesday, August 9, 2011

DVora Project To Sponsor Film Screening

Crime After Crime:  As noted in Important Jewish Film Comes To NM:  This film tracks the journey of an Orthodox Jewish attorney who joins a small pro bono legal team to fight for the freedom of an incarcerated survivor of domestic violence. 

Center for Contemporary Arts ~ Santa Fe
Thu 11 Aug @ 7:15 pm

Guild Cinema ~ Albuquerque
Fri 12 Aug - Thu 18 Aug 2011 @ 5:30 pm

The DVora Project of the Jewish Family Service of New Mexico, a Jewish support group and voice in the fight against domestic violence, is pleased to present the screening on 
Sunday 14 Aug 2011
to raise awareness about the devastation that domestic abuse can inflict upon our lives, our children, and our community.  Please call (505) 821-3214 for more information. 
Click here for reduced admission of $4 per seat.

The film has been shown at major Jewish and non-Jewish film festivals, including the Sundance Film Festival, the Los Angeles Film Festival, the New York Jewish Film Festival, and the Toronto Jewish Film Festival.  Now the film is finally arriving in Albuquerque (Guild Cinema) and Santa Fe (Center for Contemporary Arts).

The producer and director of Crime After Crime is Yoav Potash, a filmmaker who makes his home in Santa Fe.  He is scheduled to appear in person at the Guild Cinema's Saturday & Sunday shows.  Click here to see the trailer, and click here to read the review in New York's The Jewish Week.

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