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Hello Movie Lovers!

Another season of the Fresno Jewish Film Series is about to begin.  The film committee spent the summer noshing while previewing films. We found some excellent standouts that our committee members you will love! In fact, with the diverse selection of films, this could be our best season yet. We would love for you to share this email with your local central valley friends.

Last year, we introduced the
TBI Stage Door Deli West and it was a great success. This season we will continue the tradition.   Stage Door Deli West provides dinners that are our only fundraisers for the film series.  Advance reservations and payments must be received by calling Elizabeth Kassel at 559-439-9638. Deadline for reserving your deli meal is the Thursday (two days) before the film.  New this year will be the Deli Season Ticket.

Of course we will continue to show episodes of the Israeli TV Series "Srugim" prior to our main feature.

Our season's prices and show times are as follows:

Season Film Tickets: $50
Single Film Tickets: $8
Season Deli Meal Tickets: $40
Single Deli Meal Tickets: OCT.17 $12 | DEC.12 $10 | MARCH 12 $12 | APRIL 9 $10

DELI MEAL SERVICE (when available) 5:45 Pm
"SRUGIM" 6:30 PM

You can prepay by sending a check to:
Temple Beth Israel
5622 N. Maroa Ave.
Fresno, CA 93704

To another great film season!
Elizabeth Kassel
Committee Chairperson

Please tell your friends about the series so we can grow our audience.  

Our monthly schedule is as follows: Deli Meal Service begins promptly at 5:45 PM, "Srugim" at 6:30 PM and the Main Feature at 7:15 PM

Our calendar dates are as follows: (Click on titles to view more information)

Oct 17 - Season opens with “The Deli Man”. This movie should appeal to all those with Jewish appetites and memories.  Deli Service: Hot corned beef sandwiches with all the trimmings will be served.

Nov 21 - Academy Award winning film “Ida”

Dec 12 – “Theodore Bikel: In the Shoes of Sholom Alechem”.  Deli Service: Soup and pizza served.

Jan 16 - French drama “24 Days”

Feb 13 - English dramaedy “Dough”

March 12 – “Run Boy Run”, a suspenseful drama based on a true story.  Deli Service: Hot corned beef sandwiches with all the trimmings will be served.

April 9th - "The Jewish Cardinal", a drama based on a true story.  Deli Service: A salad bar will be available.

May 14 - Season ends with "Above and Beyond".  This film is part of the broader Israeli Independence Day and is a documentary you will cheer.


Temple Beth Israel, 6622 N. Maroa Ave. Fresno CA 93704

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