Shorts - An eclectic program to entertain, engage and enlighten.

A DAY IN ROME     USA, 40 minutes

A day in the life of the contemporary Roman Jewish community – the only cultural group that has lived in Rome uninterrupted since the days of the empire, 

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DEPENDENCY TEST  Israel, 10 minutes

Yanko, a stubborn old man, is forced to pass a dependency test at the request of his daughter who has been taking care of him. The two now deal with the institutional system as well as each other.

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FOOTSTEPS OF MY FATHER  USA, 14 minutes

US soldier Sergeant Roddie Edmonds was honored for saving 200 Jewish prisoners of war from the Nazis. He led a revolt against Nazi instructions to identify Jews under his command after he was taken prisoner in the dying days of the Second World War.

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THE DRIVER IS RED, 15 minutes

Set in Argentina 1960, this true crime documentary follows the story of secret agent Zvi Aharoni as he hunted down one of the highest ranking Nazi war criminals on the run.

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ON MY WAY OUT (THE SECRET LIFE OF NANI AND POPI)   USA, 40 minutes

The love story of Holocaust survivors who tragically lost family members, who after 60 years of what appeared to be the model marriage, revealed that they had been keeping a huge secret from their entire family. 95 year old Popi comes clean to reveal that he has been living his entire adult life as a closeted gay man – and Nani has always known.

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