Jewish Federation of Dutchess County: Movie Night In
Select Thursdays at 7 PM
Virtual. Screened via Zoom.
See a variety of narrative and documentary films that explore the many nuances of Jewish life. Filmmakers and experts will join for open discussions following each screening.
September 30: The Keeper (not rated)
A British drama about the incredible true story of Bert Trautmann (David Kross, The Reader), a German veteran who becomes an iconic goalkeeper for Manchester City. His love of the sport and for an Englishwoman named Margaret (Freya Mavor) faces the ultimate test in the face of postwar outrage.
October 28: Will Eisner: Portrait of a Sequential Artist (not rated)
This documentary profiles the celebrated comics artist Will Eisner, whose legendary career spanned formative newspaper strips (The Spirit) to some of the earliest American graphic novels (A Contract With God).