Lenore Marwil Jewish Film Festival, featuring "On The Map"

  • Share:
  •  
Name: Lenore Marwil Jewish Film Festival, featuring "On The Map"
Date: May 10, 2017
Event Description:
MIBB is a proud co-sponsor of the Lenore Marwil Jewish Film Festival, featuring the Israeli film On The Map. The film's director will speak after the movie at the Berman Theater of the JCC in West Bloomfield, Michigan.

The JCC’s Lenore Marwil Jewish Film Festival is one of the largest Jewish Film Festivals in the Midwest, and we are committed to bringing the highest quality films to our community.  We offer a diverse cinema experience in our annual festival and throughout the year. We also provide a forum for discussion about films from around the world that illuminate Jewish issues and principles. Our goal is to enhance a sense of community and inclusion for a broad range of audience members.

By working with community members, experts, local organizations and other festival supporters, we create a vibrant two weeks each spring that will lift spirits, educate, and create a platform for dialogue. Through much laughter and perhaps a few tears, we invite you to join us on our festival adventure and step into the world of Jewish Film Festival cinema.


On The Map
An unforgettable upset victory by the Maccabi Tel Aviv basketball team against a Cold War adversary is exhilaratingly recounted in On The Map.

Demoralized by the Yom Kippur War, the Munich massacre, and its sagging economy, Israel was hungry for a collective triumph as it pursued the 1977 European Championship Tournament. Facing impossible odds, the underdog Maccabi Tel Aviv team, comprised of Israeli players and NBA also-rans, is matched up against the powerhouse Soviets in the semifinals. In a David-and-Goliath battle, the Israelis topple the four-time defending Soviet champs, and in doing so, rally a nation. The so-called “Miracle on Hardwood” is thrillingly related by team captain and Israeli basketball hero Tal Brody, NBA great Bill Walton, former NBA Commissioner David Stern, and former Israeli Ambassador Michael Oren, along with other observers from the sports and political worlds.

Offering a courtside seat to the pulse-pounding action, On The Map celebrates a watershed moment of glory that many Israelis still regard as their nation’s greatest sports achievement.


 
Location:
JCC of Metro Detroit
D. Dan & Betty Kahn Building
Eugene & Marcia Applebaum
Jewish Community Campus
6600 W. Maple Rd.
West Bloomfield, MI 48322 
Contact Information:
Set a Reminder:
Enter your email address below to receive a reminder message.

MIBB Sponsors and Members

DIAMOND SPONSORS
Detroit Manufacturing Systems
Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit
Lis Ventures LLC
Michael and Patricia Levine Philanthropic Fund
Michigan Economic Development Corporation

GOLD SPONSORS
Delphi Foundation
Jewish Federation of Greater Ann Arbor
Mill Steel Company
Strategic Staffing Solutions 

SILVER SPONSORS
ContentOro
Oakland County Economic Development
OurCrowd
Production Tool Supply
ZenaComp, Inc.

BRONZE SPONSORS
Brightly Interactive LLC
Brooks Kushman
Butzel Long
Consolidated Resource Imaging
Four Financial Group
Honigman, Miller, Schwartz & Cohn LLP
Jaffe Raitt Heuer & Weiss P.C.
Lipson, Neilson, Cole, Seltzer, & Garin, PC
Michael B. Serling, PC
Oakland University
PROVIZR
Rebuild Group
TowerSec Automotive Cybersecurity
William and Audrey Farber Family Foundation

G.E.M. MEMBERS
Ann Arbor SPARK
City of Southfield
Detroit Regional Chamber
Flint Jewish Federation
Grand Valley State University
Jewish Federation of Grand Rapids
Lawrence Technological University
Macomb County Planning & Economic Development
The Right Place, Inc.
The Trendlines Group

CORPORATE MEMBERS
Altair Engineering, Inc.
AdaSky, Ltd.
Alexander Associates, Inc.
Argus Cyber Security
Ari-El Enterprises, Inc
Bloom General Contracting, Inc.
Bottle Crew
Choice Tel/Choice Cyber
Dasi Solutions LLC
Decade Products
Gal-Mar, LLC
Great Lakes Angels
Gross & Co
HoMedics
JPMorgan
Keys2Business / Wave Water Works, LLC
LEAP
McCullough Corporation
Miller Canfield
MJ Bennett LLC
New Eagle Consulting, LLC
Padnos
Plasan North America
Plunkett & Cooney
Quality Engineering
R & L Associates, LLC
Seamless IoT
Snookiz
Tamor S.M.R. Ltd
The Hunter Group
UIS
Unitex Direct
VeriShow
Vivacqua Law
Wallside Windows
Warner Norcross & Judd
Wartech Engineering
Wright Tool Company

CORPORATE START-UP MEMBERS
Blue Systems/Gabriel
Coventry Consulting
Digital Powwow
Israel With Lori Lasday- IWiLL
Karamba Security
Leo CFO Consulting
Pediatric IBD Foundation

INDIVIDUAL MEMBERS
Andy Gutman
Antone, N. Peter
Bob Aronson
Daniel Snider
Farbman Group
Hadas Bernard
Hal Ostrow
Harvey Bronstein
Joel Shayne
Kellman, Scott
Ken Glickman
KJS Communications LLC
Lloyd Silberman
Marc Bakst
Marge Sorge
Mark Gerson
Mark Milgrom
Michael Fred
Ody Norkin
Ron Perry
Sally Dovitz

PARTNERS
Atid E.D.I. Ltd
AutoHarvest Foundation
Automation Alley
Consulate General of Israel to the Midwest
Government of Israel Economic Mission
Jewish National Fund
Michigan Business Network
Rehmann
Roojoom
Stone & Simons, LLC

Learn More About our Members