"GETT: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem" - Israeli Film Festival
The 9th Annual Ring Family Wesleyan University Israeli Film Festival. Free and Open to the Public. Viviane is seeking to finalize her divorce (Gett) from her devout and stubborn husband. During the long and tedious process, she finds herself on trial being at the mercy of the religiously based divorce laws adopted by the state. Speaker: Marc Longenecker, Visiting Faculty in Film Studies and Programming and Technical Director, Wesleyan University. Organized by Dalit Katz, Director, Center for Jewish Studies.