Film Screening, “Fill the Void”
Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 7:30 PM
Followed by a discussion with Prof. Robert Schine and Rabbi Ira Schiffer
A devout 18 year-old is pressured to marry the husband of her late sister. Declaring her independence is not an option in Tel Aviv’s ultra-Orthodox Hasidic community, where religious law, tradition and the rabbi’s word are absolute.
For more information, see http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2219514/
Sponsored by the Program in Jewish Studies (Aquinnah Fund) and Hillel