USA & Canada 3rd Director Film Tour announcement (Fall 2017) - Operation Wedding

My Mom, my Dad and the would-be

first Zionist (empty) plane hijacking

Israeli filmmaker documents her parents heroic failed escape attempt from the USSR in 1970:

OPERATION

WEDDING

Leningrad, 1970. A group of young Jewish dissidents who were denied exit visas, plot to hijack an empty plane and escape the USSR. 45 years later, filmmaker Anat Zalmanson-Kuznetsov reveals the compelling story of her parents, leaders of the group, "heroes" in the West but "terrorists" in Russia.

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"Watching this film gives us the sense of looking through a magical, miraculous window on a time the likes of which we may never see again. We can, however, experience it through Anat Zalmanson-Kuznetsov’s powerful, emotional, exhilarating film and come away filled with both satisfaction and hope.."

— Beth Sarafraz, The Jewish Press

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Director Anat Zalmanson-Kuznetsov will arrive in the US & Canada to present “Operation Wedding” & answer audience’s questions!

CHICAGO TICKETS

October 28, 9:15 pm l ArcLight Cinemas - The Glen

Chicago Festival of Israeli Cinema (Illinois premiere)

NYC TICKETS

JCC Manhattan: October 31, 2017 at 7 PM l Co-presented with Generation R, Jewish Community Relations Council NYNational Coalition Supporting Eurasian Jewry & World Jewish Congress North America

TORONTO TICKETS

November 4 at 7pm: Schwartz/Reisman Centre

Sponsored by UJA Fedration of Greater Toronto, Genesis Philanthropy Group, J. Academy Camp

PHILADELPHIA TICKETS

November 8 at 6:30 pm

Chevra Cinema opening night red carpet

LOS ANGELES TICKETS

November 11, 7:30 PM - The Museum of Tolerance co-sponsored with RuJuLa, Genesis, Jewish Agency For Israel, The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles.

TICKETS

Designed & created by Anat Zalmanson-Kuznetsov 2016