Movies That Matter

Salam Neighbor


Monday, March 27, 2017
10 am – 1 pm
Scheuer Auditorium

Students explore themes of identity, culture, and tolerance inspired by the Jewish Museum’s collection and screenings of award-winning documentary films. Engaging, guided conversations follow each screening.

Salam Neighbor (2015)
For High Schools

Seven miles from war, 85,000 Syrians struggle to restart their lives inside Jordan’s Za’atari refugee camp.  To tell the stories of the people living in Za’atari, two filmmakers fully embed themselves in the camp, providing an intimate look at the world’s most dire humanitarian crisis.  Salam Neighbor tells the inspiring stories of individuals rallying to rebuild their lives and those of their neighbors. 

For more information or to register, please contact Free; includes pizza lunch.