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Central Mass Jewish Film Festival - "The Zigzag Kid"

Date: January 28, 2014Time: 7:00 pm
Location:  Show map The Willows of Worcester, Great Room
101 Barry Road
Worcester, MA 01609
Contact: Nancy GreenbergPhone: 508-756-7109 x 232Email: [email protected]

Based on the acclaimed novel by Israeli author David Grossman, the Zigzag Kid is a spirited coming of age tale with a dose of romance. Nono dreams of being like his father, a famous police detective, but his free spirit and imagination keep getting him into trouble. With his bar mitzvah just days away, Nono is sent to his visit his Uncle Schmuel, to shape up. On the train, he receives a mysterious letter that leads him to master criminal Felix Glick. The pair set off on an action-packed adventure to the French Riviera, where Nono begins gathering clues about the identity of the mother he never knew. Includes a stellar performance by Isabella Rossellini. Opening Night Film, Boston and San Francisco Jewish Film Festivals 2013.

Director: Vincent Bal, Belgium/Netherlands 2012, 95 minutes. Dutch, English, French with English subtitles. Recommended for ages 11 and up.

Fee:  $8

 

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