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“Golda” Film (2019)
June 12 @ 12:19 pmfree
Shortly before her passing, Golda Meir was interviewed for Israeli television. After shooting ended, the cameras kept rolling, recording an intimate talk with the first and only woman to ever rule Israel. As she lit one cigarette after the other, Golda spoke freely, pleading her case for her term as Prime Minister – five turbulent years that secured her place in history, albeit at a high personal cost. Based on these never-before-seen materials, testimonies of supporters and opponents and rare archival footage, GOLDA tells the story of Meir’s dramatic premiership – from her surprising rise to power and iconic international stature as “queen of the Jewish people”, to her tragic and lonely demise.
The film is in Hebrew and English and has English subtitles.
“A spectacular and compelling portrait. Five stars!” (Kan)
“Pure gold… Excellent… Well written and wonderfully directed” (Walla News)
“A fascinating film” (Kan Radio)
“Watching GOLDA is worth gold” (Maariv)
Please contact Milwaukee Jewish Federation’s Israel Center Community Shaliach Uria Roth at UriaR@MilwaukeeJewish.org to RSVP and receive your Vimeo coupon in order to view the film from home anytime between Friday, July 3 and Sunday, July 12.
On Sunday, July 12, 3:00 PM CST, Israel Center of the Milwaukee Jewish Federation and Jewish Museum Milwaukee welcome Udi Nir, writer, director and producer of GOLDA, to our virtual stage for a Post-Film Discussion. Click here for more information on the Post-Film Discussion.
In partnership with Israel Center of the Milwaukee Jewish Federation.