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+ Short The Last Blintz

Films screening at this event

Hummus! The Movie

Director
Oren Rosenfeld
Country
Israel
Year
2016
Duration
70 min

“The film keeps a feel-good vibe throughout its duration, while subtly hinting at some of the key challenges Israeli society is facing. Just don’t expect to get a confirmation on who actually invented hummus. That, it appears, will remain an eternal question.” The World Weekly

An eclectic, touching film about hummus, the delicious super food sweeping across Europe and America. Secret recipes, a Guinness World Record and the power of hummus to bring Muslims, Christians and Jews together – in the Middle East, America and around the world.

The Last Blintz (Short)

Director
Dori Berinstein
Country
USA
Year
2015
Duration
29 min

The story of the legendary Café Edison (also known as The Polish Tea Room) in New York, which was forced to close down in 2014 after 34 years of serving Ashkenazi Jewish delicacies to the city’s show business community.