Film: The Farewell Party/Mita Tova (Israel, 2014)
September 14, 2016
¡Globalquerque!, Avokado Artists, and the NHCC present the International Cinema Series in September; films in this series are presented in partnership with ¡Globalquerque!, New Mexico’s Twelfth Annual Celebration of World Music and Culture, returning to the NHCC on September 23 & 24.
An irreverent, bittersweet tragicomedy by Tal Granit and Sharon Maymon about residents in a Jerusalem retirement home, including a longtime amateur inventor who is prevailed upon to build a self-euthanasia machine to help a terminally ill friend. When rumors of the machine begin to spread, the friends receive more and more requests for help, and their feelings become increasingly complicated.
2014; Hebrew with English subtitles; 95 minutes; not rated.
Free ticketed event; tickets available one hour before show