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Israeli Film Series: Marry Me However

June 19

The 2021-22 virtual Israeli film series continues on Sunday, June 19 with the film “Marry Me However.” 

The film will be available to steam anytime on Sunday, June 19.  There is no charge to watch the film. Register below to receive the link, which will be sent the evening before. 

Upcoming Film


Marry Me However

Register now to watch anytime on Sunday,  June 19

The film tells the stories of LGBT men and women who, for religious reasons, decided to marry against their own sexual orientation, to comply with Torah laws and be accepted into their families and religious communities. Some shared their secret with their partners, some kept it hidden, and some lied even to themselves. After their divorces, they confront the conflicts they repressed: their faith and religious laws; children, family and community; exposure to society and search for a partner. The characters experience a journey of self-acceptance and social activism, as they try to affect a change in their religious environments. The film also follows the women who married and divorced homosexual partners, as well as rabbis and psychologists who seek a solution to an unsolvable conflict.


The Israeli Film Series is presented by Arts & Culture @ the EVJCC. If you are interested in helping to support arts and culture programming at the EVJCC, please make a donation below. 


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