Overcoat Winter Film Series: The Band's Visit

Saturday, Feb 3, 2018 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Enjoy a brief introduction by filmmaker Doris Jacoby and a film. This is a part of a series of five films running on Saturdays, January 6-February 3 at noon at the Westport Center for Senior Activities, 21 Imperial Avenue.

In The Band's Visit, an Egyptian police force band gets lost on the way to a gig in Israel and winds up in a town that has a similar name. Despite the language and cultural barriers, friendships start to develop between the Israelis and the Egyptians. The film won 46 international awards and is now—10 years later—a hit on Broadway. (2007, 1h 17m)

Note location:  Westport Center for Senior Activities, 21 Imperial Avenue


The films in the series are:


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