Film: Why the Jews, Thursday, June 20th, 7PM, Paul O’Regan Hall, Halifax Central Library, Spring Garden Road.
Guest Speaker: Filmmaker John Curtain. Presented by the AJFF with the support of the Halifax Central Library.
Synopsis: The stunning accomplishments of the Jews raise a question no film has dared ask before. How do they do it? Some of the world’s most prominent thinkers tackle a mystery shrouded in ignorance and prejudice. They tear back the curtain on a taboo and draw a startling link between a people’s achievements and the darkest hours in its history.