Nov
28

The Jewish Studies Program Presents: The Cakemaker

Time

4:00pm

Location

Humanities Building, Humanities Theater
Please join us for a screening of The Cakemaker
Followed by a Q & A with Dr. Christian Bailey & Dr. Michael Taub
Synopsis: Thomas, a young and talented German baker, is having an affair with Oren, an Israeli married man who dies in a car crash. Thomas travels to Jerusalem seeking answers. This film explores issues of hidden identities, what it means to be gay in a religious community in Israel, and the complex relationships between Germans, Israelis, and Jewish identity.
Running Time: 104 minutes
Language: English, Hebrew & German with English subtitles
View the trailer on the Jewish Studies Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/JSPPurchaseCollegeSUNY
This film is made possible by the Jewish Studies Program, Purchase College SUNY.
This event is free and open to the public. 

Contact

For questions, please contact Jewish Studies: laura.lubart@purchase.edu