Nov

16 2019

2019 Film Festival - FIG TREE

8:00PM - 10:00PM  

Flagship Premium Cinema 34 Millpond Pkwy
Monroe, NY 10950

Contact Rachel Rubenstein
845-562-7860
rachel@jewishorangeny.org

.FIG TREE - https://www.menemshafilms.com/fig-tree

 The sixteen years old Jewish Mina, is trying to navigate between a surreal routine dictated by the civil war in Ethiopia and her last days of youth with her Christian boyfriend Eli. When she discovers that her family is planning to immigrate to Israel and escape the war, she weaves an alternate plan in order to save Eli. But in times of war, plans tend to go wrong. Davidian's coming of age film debut film is based on her childhood memories of a civil-war-torn Ethiopia.


Amharic (with English subtitles)  93 minutes