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Sunday, September 1 • 5:00pm - 6:15pm
Mechina: A Preparation Documentary Film: Six Israeli Teens Before The Army

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Mechina: A Preparation" is a 45-minute documentary film that explores the lives of six Israeli teens before they enter mandatory military service. Told from the perspective of Maital Guttman, who was born in Israel but moved to the US at the age of 7, "Mechina: A Preparation" does not point fingers but rather shows the personal, human side of young Israelis. The film has toured Jewish film festivals, college campuses, and high schools around the country and has inspired productive dialogue amongst thousands of young people.

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Maital Guttman

Dewdrop Films, LLC
Maital Guttman is a filmmaker, activist, and entrepreneur who founded Dewdrop Films. Her first film, entitled Mechina: A Preparation, explores the lives of six Israelis before they enter the army (www.dewdropfilms.com/mechinathemovie). Maital self-produced a tour to more than 50,000 young people internationally. Dewdrop Films upcoming piece, When You Strike a Woman, follows one South African woman's story of hope through the hardship of... Read More →

Sunday September 1, 2013 5:00pm - 6:15pm
Multi-purpose Room

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