Golda’s Balcony, The Film & the Opening Night Reception
An audience Q & A follows the film with producer David Fishelson
7pm, Saturday, November 2nd, 2019
Tovah Feldshuh portrays the late Israeli Prime Minister Golda Meir and 44 other characters, including David Ben-Gurion and Moshe Dayan, in the film version of William Gibson’s critically acclaimed one-woman bio-drama. Feldshuh received a Tony nomination for her Broadway performance, in which Golda recounts her remarkable life, including the crucial decisions she faced as premier during the 1973 Yom Kippur War.
An audience Q & A follows with David Fishelson, producer of both the film and the play on which it’s based.
Following the screening, film-goers can celebrate the Victoria International Jewish Film Festival’s fifth anniversary at the opening night reception at the Union Club featuring nibbles, bubbly and music.
Winner of 12-out-of-12 Audience Favorite Awards, including the 2019 Los Angeles, Pittsburgh, Tel Aviv, Dallas, Charlotte, Honolulu, Palm Beach, New Hampshire, New Jersey, Winnipeg, Dayton & Rockland Jewish Film Festivals.
Director: Scott Schwartz
Runtime: 86 minutes