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Sun, Sept 7 / 10:30 am / Cedar Lee Theatre
Director: Julie Cohen • USA • 2014 • 52 minutes • English • Documentary
A nostalgic reflection on Russ & Daughters, New York’s famed Lower East Side fish
store, celebrating its 100th anniversary. The film spans the Russ family history from its early immigrant beginnings to the modern-day restaurant, managed by the founders’ great-grandchildren.
A Good Uplift
Director: Cheryl Furjanic • USA • 2002 • 13 minutes • English
A lighthearted look into a Lower East Side lingerie shop owned by the haimishe Magda. She can size up a woman’s breasts in mere moments and always finds the right fit for her diverse clientele.
Wilt Chamberlain: Borscht Belt Bellhop
Directors: Caroline Laskow and Ian Rosenberg • USA • 2013 • 9 minutes • English
An unexplored chapter in the life of one of basketball’s greatest players.
Sponsored by: Helen & Ron Ross and the Peterman Family Arts & Culture Fund
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