LBCinema – Last Dance

Saturday 6 October, 7PM

Come along to the October LBCinema showing of Last Dance, an Australian hostage drama that uses the Israel-Palestine question, Islamist terrorism, the Holocaust and notions of personal cowardice and forgiveness as its dramatic fuel. The plot centres on an elderly Jewish lady held hostage in her Melbourne flat by an injured terrorist on the run after a deadly bombing of a synagogue. Entry $10.

LBCinema August

Saturday 19 August, 7:00PM

Based on a novel by Amos Oz, starring Alfred Molina and featuring Theodore Bikel, The Little Traitor is a coming of age tale of the unlikely bond between a soldier and a spirited Jewish boy set against the backdrop of the birth of the State of Israel.

Entry $10.

LBCinema – July

Saturday 15 July, 7pm (after Havdalah)

Join us to see The Farewell Party, an Israeli black comedy about a group of friends at a Jerusalem retirement home who decide to help their terminally ill friend, and who end up faced with a police investigation as well as a life and death dilemma. This film asks deep questions about how we want to die when the time comes – and questions why we can’t decide for ourselves!
Entry $10

LBCinema June

Saturday June 10, 7PM

Guarding the Galilee – A massive and beautiful area of Queensland could soon be the largest coal mining area in the world. Come and watch this powerful documentary to see why it is such an important and ethical issue. Plus The Mand Who Planted Trees – an inspirational Oscar-winning short animated film. Entry $10.