The 22nd Portland Jewish Film Festival: FOR A WOMAN

For a Woman

Inspired by her own family history, Kurys’s (SAGAN, PEPPERMINT SODA) handsome drama moves between post-World War II France and the 1980s, where novelist Anne (Sylvie Testud) goes on a quest to understand the past. Equipped with recently discovered letters and photos, she begins to shed light on the tangled relationship between her parents and a mysterious uncle, thought dead, who appeared on their doorstep in 1947 Lyon. (110 mins.)

FOR A WOMAN screens Tuesday, June 17 at 7pm in our Whitsell Auditorium (located in the Portland Art Museum).  The film is being presented as part of The 22nd Portland Jewish Film Festival.
Tickets are available online or at the door.

Special thanks to Festival sponsors: Cedar Sinai Park; the Consulate General of Israel to the Pacific Northwest, San Francisco; the Diane Solomon Family Fund; the Harold and Arlene Schnitzer CARE Foundation; Hasson Realty; Higgins Restaurant; Honest Tea; the Institute for Judaic Studies; the Jewish Federation of Greater Portland; Joan and Paul Sher; J Street Portland; the Leonard and Lois Schnitzer Supporting Foundation of the Oregon Jewish Community Foundation; Mittleman Jewish Community Center; the Oregon Israel Business Alliance; the Oregon Israel Fund of the Oregon Jewish Community Foundation; Oregon Jewish Life; Portland Jewish Academy; and Ruben J. and Elizabeth Menashe.

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