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The Jewish Genealogical Society of Montreal: Movie screening with filmmaker Dov Okouneff
Date:Monday, September 15, 2014
Time: 7:30 PM
Admission: Free, donation requested
Location: Jewish Public Library
Address: 5151 Côte Ste-Catherine
Description:
The Jewish Genealogical Society of Montreal
Movie screening with filmmaker Dov Okouneff
“A New Life on the Land – Jewish Farmers in Canada”

After an enthusiastic reception at the Toronto Jewish Film Festival, Dov Okouneff is presenting his new film on a fascinating aspect of the Canadian Jewish experience. From western homesteaders to Czech Jewish farmers escaping Hitler, to
Montreal Jews settling in Laurentian villages, to present-day organic vegetable growers in Ontario, we get a lesson in optimism and hard work.
Tickets: Hotline: 514-484-0969
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