Breaking Bread

About the Film

Dr. Nof Atamna-Ismaeel - the first Muslim Arab to win Israel's MasterChef - is on a quest to make social change through food. And so, she founded the A-sham Arabic Food Festival, where pairs of Arab and Jewish chefs collaborate on exotic dishes like kishek (a Syrian yogurt soup), and qatayef (a dessert typically served during Ramadan). A film about hope, synergy and mouthwatering fare, Breaking Bread illustrates what happens when people focus on the person, rather than her religion; on the public, rather than the politicians.

Screening

Saturday, May 22-25, 2021 | 7:00 pm

Location: Virtual

Film begins at 7:00 pm and is available for 72 hours. You must finish your viewing before the 72-hour period ends.

Film Details

Sponsored by
Deb and Martin Meyerson

Director​ 
Beth Elise Hawk

 

Year
2020

Running Time

85 minutes

Genre
Documentary

Country

Israel

Language

English

Distributor
Beth Hawk

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The Wilmington Jewish Film Festival, in association with the Wilmington United Jewish Appeal and with the support of other community groups, is a nonprofit 501(c) (3) organization whose mission is, through the screening of excellent films with Jewish content, to promote a deeper understanding of Jewish history and contemporary Jewish culture. We hope to inspire appreciation for the various forms of Jewish identity and to foster a warm sense of community.


We also wish to celebrate our heritage with the general public as we offer the larger community a forum for discussion, debate, and education on the range of Jewish experiences and themes portrayed in the films we screen.

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