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Film Screening: Above and Beyond

April 18, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Suggested Donation: $18

In 1948, just three years after the liberation of Nazi death camps, a group of Jewish American pilots answered a call for help. In secret and at great personal risk, they smuggled planes out of the U.S., trained behind the Iron Curtain in Czechoslovakia and flew for Israel in its War of Independence. As members of Machal – “volunteers from abroad” – this ragtag band of brothers not only turned the tide of the war; they also embarked on personal journeys of discovery and renewed Jewish pride.

ABOVE AND BEYOND is their story.

REVIEWS:
“This is a flat-out terrific film that is not ashamed to celebrate heroism and derring-do attitude.”

Epoch Times – Joe Bendel

“ABOVE AND BEYOND nimbly combines salty old dog storytellers regaling the swashbuckling derring-do of their youth with illustrations by Industrial Light and Magic’s whiz bang special effects for a thrilling documentary ride.”

Maven’s Nest – Nora Lee Mandel

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Date:
April 18, 2018
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
$18

Venue

Congregation Or Tzion
16415 N 90th St
Scottsdale, AZ 85260 United States
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