14th Annual Pioneer Valley Jewish Film Festival  March 28 – April 8, 2019

Retrospective Screening

Left Luggage

Saturday, April 6, 7:30 PM
Pothole Pictures, Memorial Hall, Shelburne Falls

Set in 1970s Belgium, Left Luggage tells the story of Chaya, the 20-year-old daughter of Holocaust survivors who studies philosophy and supports herself by doing odd jobs in Antwerp. When Chaya takes a job as a nanny for a Hasidic family, her developing relationship with the devout mother forces her to reevaluate the Jewish faith. This clear-eyed look at Hasidism and its relationship with Judaism as a whole stars Isabella Rossellini and Topol, and was the winner of three awards at the Berlin International Film Festival.

Live music at 7:00 PM

Official Selection, Berlin International Film Festival

DRAMA | 1998 | 100 MINUTES
NETHERLANDS, UK, BELGIUM, USA | ENGLISH, HEBREW, AND YIDDISH WITH SUBTITLES 
DIRECTED BY JEREON KRABBÉ

 

 

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