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COVID-19 & Life in Afula-Gilboa
Learn how the coronavirus crisis is affecting life in our Israeli partnership region of Afula-Gilboa from a panel of community leaders, including a physician, a school principal, a community-center director, and representatives from our partnership office.

COVID-19 & Social Services in Our Local Jewish Community

A conversation with Andrew Banoff, CEO & President of Jewish Senior Services, and Matt Greenberg, CEO of Schoke Jewish Family Service of Fairfield County

COVID-19: Insights from an Expert

with a member of our Upper Fairfield County Jewish community, Dr. Harvey Risch, Professor of Epidemiology in the Department of Epidemiology and Public Health at the Yale School of Public Health and Yale School of Medicine.

Schoke Jewish Family Service:

“Speaking to Your Children About the Coronavirus”



A gift from the London-based SERET International, the Israeli Film and Television Festival! 

WATCH Israeli films for free.

A gift from the Maaleh School of Film and Television in Jerusalem!

Short films in Hebrew with English subtitles



Children's-TV star Shmelky the Jewish Puppet comes to the realization that he wants to make a change and become a serious, respected theater actor. After his dream doesn't go as planned, he embarks on a journey of self-discovery. 


Stand Up

Dudi is studying in a yeshiva to be a schoolteacher but his wife doesn't know that he really spends most of his time trying to be a stand-up comic. When his friends from yeshiva find out and Dudi loses his best friend, he's afraid that his wife will finally discover the truth.


The Orthodox Way 

Eli, who is single, goes on a blind date to please his aunt. But everything that could possibly go wrong does, and Eli and his date spend a bizarre evening together driving around.


Getting Serious

A Jerusalem romantic comedy about a moderately Orthodox young man who, when he meets the girl of his dreams, pretends to be more religious than he is in order to impress her. 


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