Interfaith Film Series | The Band’s Visit

March 3, 2019 @ 2:00 pm
Interfaith Film Series | The Band's Visit

Presented in collaboration with the Connecticut Council for Interreligious Understanding, the National Conference for Community and Justice, the Hartford Seminary, and the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art. Join us for three films that inspire interreligious discussions. Guest speakers Sarah S. Willen and Esam Boraey will lead post-movie Q&A sessions.

$10; $9 seniors and students w/ ID; $7 members; free for Film Stars.

Members of the Egyptian police force band head to Israel to play at the inaugural ceremony of an Arab arts center, only to find themselves lost in the wrong town. Comedic drama. Now a smash Broadway play.

2007. Israel. 87 min. Rated PG-13. Subtitles. Directed by Eran Kolirin. Starring Sasson Gabai and Ronit Elkabetz.

Image: Still from The Band’s Visit. Courtesy of Mongrel Media/Photofest