The Israeli Film Series of the East Valley JCC presents a virtual screening of “Generation 1.5” on Sept. 10. Sign up to receive the link and watch it from home anytime that day.
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About the film
The massive Aliyah from the former USSR left an indelible mark on Israeli society. However, their integration into Israeli society was not without challenges and sacrifices. The film captures the profound narrative of the monumental exodus from the Soviet Union to Israel during the 1990s, as seen through the eyes of the “Generation 1.5”: those who were born in the USSR and immigrated to Israel as children or teenagers.+ More... - Less...