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2017 East Bay International Jewish Film Festival

Cloudy Sunday

Ouzeri Tsitsanis

Feature / Greece / 2015 / Drama, Historical / 118 mins / Greek with English subtitles

Cloudy Sunday

Century 16 Theatres Pleasant Hill
Friday, Mar. 3 3:00pm Box Office Only

Description

Filled with rebetika Greek folk music, this moving drama captures the tensions in occupied Greece during WWII, as well as the forbidden love between a Jewish girl and a Christian boy. Despite the racist laws implemented by the Nazis, people can still escape the inhumanity at the local ouzeri, a small club owned by the then 28 year-old composer Vassilis Tsitsanis. As conditions worsen for the Jewish community, simple choices become life-changing decisions. Based on the book Ouzeri Tsitsanis by George Skarbardonis.

Underwritten by Riva Gambert and Sam Pitluck in memory of Rene Molho, z”l.

Dates & Times

Cloudy Sunday

Century 16 Theatres Pleasant Hill
Friday, Mar. 3 3:00pm Box Office Only