Massachusetts Multicultural Film Festival: "Regina"

Event Details

March 12, 2014
7:30 pm

Isenberg School of Management

Room: 137

UMass Amherst Campus

Handicap access available
Free admission
Contact:
Interdepartmental Program in Film Studies
413-545-3659

The 21st annual Massachusetts Multicultural Film Festival presents Regina, directed by Diana Gróo (Hungary/Germany/United Kingdom, 2013, 63 min, b/w, Hungarian w/ English subtitles).

Constructed from archival materials based on a single surviving photograph of Regina Jonas (1902-1944), the first woman rabbi, this poetic documentary is set in 1930s Berlin when laws of the Jewish religion prevented women from ordination. New England premiere, co-sponsored by Women’s Philanthropy, a Division of the Jewish Federation of Western Massachusetts.

Introduction by Catherine Portuges, UMass. The director will be present.

Directions:

By Car
For door-to-door driving directions to the UMass Amherst Isenberg School of Management please visit  mapquest.comor google.com

By Air
Bradley International Airport (Hartford/Springfield) is 45 miles south of the University; 
Logan International Airport (Boston) is 90 miles to the east. Valley Transporter (800-872-8752) provides transportation service from both airports to Amherst.

By Bus
Greyhound (800-229-9424) serves Springfield;
Peter Pan Bus Lines (800-343-9999) serves Amherst. 
The Pioneer Valley Transit Authority (413-586-5806) is free locally during the school year.

By Train
See Amtrak schedules or contact them directly at 800-872-7245.

 

Event Category

Film Film Screening