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2016 Film Festival Schedule

St. Louis Jewish Film Festival Brochure

Sunday, March 5

2pm - My Hero Brother
Sunday, March 5, 2pm
Holocaust Museum Screening Space
Jewish Federation’s Kopolow Building

Free for members of the J’s Jewish Film Society
$10 for non-members
Tickets may be purchased at the door or in advance by calling 314-442-3179

My Hero Brother

In 2011 Enosh Cassel decided to take his brother Hannan to Nepal on a three-week trek in the Himalayas, which he documented on film. Israel’s channel 2 featured a story about the trip, which caused a wave of enthusiastic responses throughout the country.

Through the eyes of the camera, we catch a glimpse into the internal world of those with Down Syndrome, and are led on our own journey of discovery and admiration as their inspiring qualities begin to emerge in this sensitive documentary film.

For additional information on becoming a member of the Jewish Film Society, call Zelda Sparks at 314-442-3169. An individual membership is $36, couples $54 and $18 for students.