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The Matchmaker



Presented by: The Israel Film Center

In 1968 Haifa, a teenage boy gets a summer job with a Holocaust survivor who makes ends meet by brokering marriages and smuggling goods. Throughout the summer, the mysterious matchmaker takes the boy on a coming-of-age ride into the complex community of Haifa. Directed by Avi Nesher (Israel, 2010, 112 min)

"Beautiful, Honest, Insightful... 'The Matchmaker' is a surprise... as satisfyingly eccentric and unexpected as anything we've seen." - Ken Turan, LA Times

Fri, Aug 17 5:00 PM Sat, Aug 18 9:30 PM Sun, Aug 19 12:30 PM 3:00 PM 5:30 PM 8:00 PM


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