Visit to SD Jewish Film Festival/BLESSED IS THE MATCH: THE LIFE & DEATH OF HANNAH SENESH

AMC La Jolla 12 Theatres, 5pm or 7:30pm

Tuesday, February 10, 2009

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 10

Journey to the San Diego Jewish Film Festival

5:00pm or 7:30pm (You Pick!)

BLESSED IS THE MATCH: THE LIFE & DEATH OF HANNAH SENESH

(Auditoriums 6 & 7)

AMC La Jolla 12 Theatres

In Association with the San Diego Jewish Film Festival

BLESSED IS THE MATCH: THE LIFE & DEATH OF HANNAH SENESH

The Cinema Society of San Diego is delighted to be attending this year's outstanding 19th Annual San Diego Jewish Film Festival, with an exclusive showing for Cinema Society members of one of the finest films in this year's lineupóBLESSED IS THE MATCH: THE LIFE & DEATH OF HANNAH SENESH. Admission will be with your season pass, and entrance to the auditoriums will begin approximately 1⁄2 hour prior to each showtime.

BLESSED IS THE MATCH: THE LIFE & DEATH OF HANNAH SENESH

Hannah Senesh was a World War II-era poet, diarist and staunch Zionist, who became famous as a paratrooper, resistance fighter and modern-day Joan of Arc. Her mother, Catherine, documented her daughter's life in memoirs and in correspondence with Hannah. This dramatized documentary is based on interviews with family members, classmates, and kibbutz membersóas well as Shimon Peres and historian Michael Berenbaum. Hannah's dramatic life story is told through Catherine's eyes, honoring the legacies of both mother and daughter. Under consideration for an Academy Award® for Best Documentary Feature.

Running Time: 81 Minutes

PLEASE NOTE: BLESSED IS THE MATCH: THE LIFE & DEATH OF HANNAH SENESH film is in English.

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