Thu, Jan 18

10 AM – 5 PM

Members-Only Preview

Scenes from the Collection

Jewish Museum Members are invited to an early Members-only viewing of our new exhibition Scenes from the Collection.  

Member

12:15 – 1 PM

Gallery Tour

Modigliani Unmasked

45-minute tour of the exhibition Modigliani Unmasked.

Tour

1 – 2:35 PM

Across the Waters

New York Jewish Film Festival

A Jewish guitarist and his family barely escape Copenhagen after the Nazis seize control, and set off to a remote fishing village in the north of the country in this masterful suspense thriller.

Film

1:45 – 2:45 PM

The Invisibles

New York Jewish Film Festival

This extraordinary film tells the story of four of the 1,700 Jews who hid in plain sight in Berlin throughout the war, though the capital was famously declared “judenfrei” — free of Jews.

Film

2:15 – 3 PM

Gallery Tour

Veiled Meanings: Fashioning Jewish Dress

45-minute tour of the exhibition Veiled Meanings: Fashioning Jewish Dress, from the Collection of The Israel Museum, Jerusalem.

3:15 – 4 PM

Gallery Tour

Modigliani Unmasked

45-minute tour of the exhibition Modigliani Unmasked.

Tour

6:30 – 8:15 PM

The Cakemaker

New York Jewish Film Festival

A gay German baker and the Israeli widow of the man they both loved connect after his death by auto accident in this delicate and graceful exploration of the fluidity of desire and sexuality.

Film

9:15 – 10:45 PM

Avanti Popolo

New York Jewish Film Festival

Two Egyptian soldiers stranded in the Sinai Desert in the aftermath of the Six-Day War try to make their way back to safety across the Suez Canal in this absurd comedy that paints a humanistic, antiwar picture of Middle Eastern politics.

Film