Screening: Taking Israel: A Journey of African American Students
Fri July 13 @ 6:30 pm | 8:30 pm| Free
That’s My Face is a young adult film series. July’s film is “Taking Israel: A Journey of African American Students” (2016) Directed by Vincent Singleton.
From 1988-2002 over 150 African American students from Wilberforce University in Ohio went to Israel each summer to observe the political, social,and educational environment. They worked at Kibbutz Ramat Menashe near Haifa, ran a youth summer camp in the Tel Aviv suburb of Holon and spent time at the Jewish-Arab Center for Peace at Givat Haviva. This is their story and impact.