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Film Discussion: Movies that Deal with Blacklisting



Gentleman's Agreement


Trumbo


Join us via Zoom as we discuss two movies that deal with blacklisting and antisemitism.

Gentleman's Agreement
 (1947) - This film tells the story of a  journalist  who poses as a Jew to research antisemitism in New York City and affluent communities in Connecticut. It stars Gregory Peck, Dorothy McGuire, and John Garfield. 

Trumbo
(2015) - Set in 1947,  during the McCarthy era, a successful screenwriter gets blacklisted for his beliefs. Although Dalton Trumbo wasn't Jewish, the film shows how suspicion often focused on Jewish actors, writers and directors. The star-studded cast includes Bryan Cranston, Diane Lane, and Dame Helen Mirren.

Both movies are available on Amazon Prime.

Please watch both movies in advance.




To join this event using Zoom on a smart phone, tablet, or computer, click on this link: 
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/4626561612?pwd=WkJUb2VaUzBtZkhuNGZhbyt2RTdmUT09


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For Zoom assistance, contact:
Jeanette Macht  / 310-592 0321/ admin@ChaiVillageLA.org

When:
Monday, November 7, 2022, 7:30 PM until 9:00 PM
Meeting ID:
462 656 1612
Passcode:
006581
Additional Info:
Event Contact(s):
Jeanette Macht
310-592-0321 (c)
Category:
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