UKJFF: My Best Holidays
Please note that there will be no adverts or trailers prior to screening(s) of this programme. The programme will start at the time listed.1hr 55min.
My Best Holidays (12A)
1hr 33. France 2011. Dir. Philippe Lellouche.
In French with English subtitles.
On a holiday to Brittany in 1976, an Algerian-Jewish family are met with initial distrust by the Catholic locals. But gradually, the suspicion wanes, giving way to friendship, laughter and holiday romance.
“An authentic comedy about the director’s childhood set in the late
seventies” - Cinemovies
+ Hannah Cohen’s Holy Communion (12A)
10mins. UK 2012. Dir. Shimmy Marcus
Written by Lana Citron.
Pears Short Film Fund at UKJF Winning Film.
Dublin – 1970. Hannah Cohen can’t wait to make her Holy Communion only problem is - she’s Jewish!