Tijuana Jews

Feature | Unrated | 52 min
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Showings

AMC Fashion Valley 18 Screen 1 Sun, Mar 18 12:15 PM
Film Info
Section:Jewish Latino Films Showcase
Release Year:2005
Runtime:52
Genre:Documentary
Production Country:México
USA
Subtitles:English
Cast/Crew
Director:Isaac Artenstein

Description

Throughout the early twentieth century thousands of European Jews sailed to Mexico looking for opportunity and escaping increasing persecution at home. A small group made their way north to the border town of Tijuana. Tijuana Jews, is a one-hour documentary and a personal exploration of this community that blended Jewish and Mexican cultures and customs in an unlikely place and time. Jewish Latino Films Showcase. IN PERSON! Intro and Q&A w/ Isaac Artenstein!