Screening of Epilogue – A highly acclaimed film based on a live interview with David Ben-Gurion
Sunday, November 17 @ 2:00 PM - 4:30 PMFree
American Associates, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev will screen Epilogue, a highly acclaimed film based on a a six hour interview with David Ben-Gurion in 1968 – Ben-Gurion was 82 years old and out of public life. The event is hosted by Congregation Beth-Shalom.
The New York Times review of the film, Epilogue, was: “Ben-Gurion: Epilogue” is a refreshing and effectively edited documentary that has at its core a six-hour black-and-white interview conducted in 1968. as he was just leaving politics. Lost for decades, it was trimmed and shaped by the writer and director Yariv Mozer, and interleaved with news footage and other clips that contain everything from historic moments of oratory to charming shots of the elder statesman doing a headstand on the beach or sharing a piano bench with Ray Charles”. Open to the public.