Bay area, L.A., Atlanta, Burlington VT, NYC, Boston!
October 11, 2018
PALO ALTO JCC, CA
Full house at Palo Alto JCC cinema!
October 12, 2018
Full house at Wende Museum
and I even received beautiful flowers....
October 14, 2018
October 15, 2018
Full house at Congregation Beth Jacob who presented Atlanta premiere screening of Operation Wedding with Director Anat Zalmanson-Kuznetsov.
October 16, 2018
Hillel of Georgia & the Israeli Embassy at Emory University
Reminded to take photos after it was finished:
October 17, 2018
Vermont: Hillel and Chabad of UVM presents the screening of Operation Wedding documentary
No pictures for the screening but I loved the bed in my hotel room...
And the hotel's swimming pool:
October 21, 2018
Queens NY, Young Israel of Hillcrest
Full house at Young Israel of Hillcrest screening of Operation Wedding.
The film was introduced by Glenn Richter of the Student Struggle for Soviet Jewry (SSSJ) and History advisor of the film:
...."Operation Wedding is what call today the origin story, how the extraordinary bravery of a few Jews, and two non-Jews, catapulted the plight of Jews in the USSR from the back to the front pages of history."
The screening was followed by Q&A session with Director Anat Zalmanson-Kuznetsov.
October 21, 2018
Minnesota - Twin Cities Film Festival
I wasn't there sadly, but heard it went great!
October 24, 2018
Harvard University - Boston premiere!
The Dniepro Kehillah Project (DKP) of CJP,
The Russian Jewish Community Foundation (RJCF)
and Davis Center for Russian & Eurasian Studies
PROUDLY PRESENTED Boston premiere screening of the Documentary OPERATION WEDDING!
Mark Kramer Program Director, Cold War Studies Program, Davis Center
Bob Gordon Former Chairman of Dniepro Kehillah Project (DKP), Combined Jewish Philanthropies
Alex Koifman Former Jewish refugee from the USSR. President of the Russian Jewish Community Foundation (RJCF)
Q&A after the screening with Israeli Director Anat Zalmanson-Kuznetsov
Special guest: Taitana Bonner Yankelevich
Taitana Bonner, Scholar and daughter of the famous Soviet human rights activist, Yelena Bonner who smuggled Edward Kuznetsov's book from the Gulag to the West!