Cork Jewish Culture
Screening of short documentary film, Cork Jewish Culture Virtual Walk followed by a discussion with director Ruti Lachs.
The Cork Jewish Culture Virtual Walk documentary video explores some of the history and culture of the Cork Jewish communities. Produced and presented by local musician, Ruti Lachs, this documentary won a National Heritage Week Award.
It focuses on seven little-known Jewish sites in the city, with funny stories, evocative poems, tales from history, traditional songs, and klezmer music from members of the Cork communities past and present, including David Goldberg, son of former Cork Lord Mayor Gerald Goldberg, Filis Rosenberg, born in Cork, and members of Cork’s current Jewish community, Marnina Winkler and Val Davin.
Free but ticketed.