Time & Location
Oct 21, 2021, 12:00 AM PDT – Oct 23, 2021, 11:59 PM PDT
Streaming on Eventive
About the Event
Comedy, Drama / Morocco / Arabic, English, French with English Subtitles / 2016 / 102 minutes - Watch trailer here.
Expounding on Moroccan-Jewish life and generational divides with humor and heart, the drama The Midnight Orchestra follows Michael Abitbol, the estranged son of a once famous Moroccan musician, as he returns to Morocco to make peace with his father. Hoping to better understand the man’s legacy, Michael sets off on an adventure to track down the surviving members of his father’s old orchestra …rediscovering his cultural roots along the way.
Sponsored by the CCJCC and EBIJFF in partnership with Cong. Beth Emek, Cong. B’nai Shalom, Cong. B’nai Tikvah, Diablo Valley Hadassah and New Lehrhaus.