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Wednesday Night Film Series at the Bible Lands Museum: People of Fame

Wednesday Night Film Series at the Bible Lands Museum: People of Fame at 18.08.2010

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Wednesday aug 18th

The Bible Lands Museum presents "People of Fame: A Film Series"--Wednesdays in August, 2010 at 19:30.

Free with admission to the museum

"People of Fame"
A documentary film series examining the work and creations of Jewish spiritual leaders who influenced our history. The series was filmed on location in Israel and abroad with the help and cooperation of some of the most prominent historians and philosophers today. Presented by Golan Azulai.

Writer & Director: Avraham Kushnir
Production: Tura Communication "Ltd." in collaboration with AVI CHAI Israel & Reshet.

Hebrew with English Subtitles

August 4, 2010: Rashi - Rabbi Shlomo Yitzhaki
The medieval French rabbi famed as the author of a comprehensive commentary on the Bible and the Talmud, and the subject of many legends.
Following the screening there will be a discussion with the director Avraham Kushnir.

August 11, 2010: Ha-Ari - Rabbi Yitzchak Luria
A foremost rabbi and Jewish mystic in the community of Safed, considered the father of contemporary Kabbalah.

August 18, 2010: Ramchal - Rabbi Moshe Chaim Luzzatto
A prominent Italian rabbi, Jewish kabbalist, and philosopher.

Open Hours

Sunday to Tuesday, Thursday 9:30 to 17:30; Wednesday, 9:30 to 21:30; Friday and Holiday eves, 9:30 to 14:00. During the months of July and August, the museum will be open seven days a week.


Granot St. 25


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