Orchestra of Exiles
Sun, 01/20/2013 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm
Directed by Josh Aronson. With Itzhak Perlman, Zubin Mehta, Joshua Bell, et al. A sold-out hit at last fall's Cleveland Jewish FilmFest, this new documentary chronicles how violinist Bronislaw Huberman (see The Return of the Violin) saved some of Europe's foremost musicians from the Nazis and founded an extraordinary orchestra in Palestine that would later become the Israeli Philharmonic. "Humane and inspiring." –The Forward. (USA/Israel, 2012, color/b&w, video, 84 min.)
Admission is $9; CMA members, seniors 65 & over, and students $7; or one CMA Film Series voucher. Vouchers, in books of ten, can be purchased at the Ticket Center for $70 (CMA members $60).