Ethiopian Jewish Heritage Week
(March 14-22)

This is part of the "Faces of Israel" series

This Faces of Israel series will include speakers, films and more on the Beta Yisrael (Ethiopian Jews).

Admission is free for all of the events.

Sponsors of the series include Cong. B’nai Tikvah, CCJCC, EBIJFF and Cong. B’nai Shalom. Co-sponsors are Cong. Beth Emek and the Jewish Book Council.

Program List

  • Live and Become
    Mar 19, 9:00 AM PDT – Mar 22, 10:00 PM PDT
    Free Streaming Online
    Free streaming of the movie concludes "FACES OF ISRAEL SERIES: A Celebration of Ethiopian Jewish Heritage." Sponsors: Cong. B’nai Tikvah, CCJCC, EBIJFF and Cong. B’nai Shalom. Co-sponsors: Cong. Beth Emek and the Jewish Book Council.
  • "Red Sea Spies" with Raffi Berg (PAST)
    Mar 18, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM PDT
    Online via Zoom
    Part IV of "FACES OF ISRAEL SERIES: A Celebration of Ethiopian Jewish Heritage." Sponsors: Cong. B’nai Tikvah, CCJCC, EBIJFF and Cong. B’nai Shalom. Co-sponsors: Cong. Beth Emek and the Jewish Book Council.
  • Chat with Filmmaker Ryan S. Porush (PAST)
    Mar 17, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    Online via Zoom
  • The Passengers (PAST)
    Mar 15, 9:00 AM PDT – Mar 17, 10:00 PM PDT
    Free Streaming Online
    Part II of "FACES OF ISRAEL SERIES: A Celebration of Ethiopian Jewish Heritage." Sponsors: Cong. B’nai Tikvah, CCJCC, EBIJFF and Cong. B’nai Shalom. Co-sponsors: Cong. Beth Emek and the Jewish Book Council.
  • Virtual Tour of Battae (PAST)
    Mar 14, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM PDT
    Online
    Part I of "FACES OF ISRAEL SERIES: A Celebration of Ethiopian Jewish Heritage." Sponsors: Cong. B’nai Tikvah, CCJCC, EBIJFF and Cong. B’nai Shalom. Co-sponsors: Cong. Beth Emek and the Jewish Book Council.