Louisville Jewish Film Festival
February 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
In this intimate and moving film a young Jewish woman from Mexico City finds herself torn between her family and a forbidden love. Ariela, an artist living with her family is pressured to find an appropriate suitor. Serendipity leads to a passionate courtship with Ivan, a non-Jewish writer who shows her a world of possibilities beyond her sheltered life. As their feelings deepen, Ariela must weigh their relationship against rejection by her family and community. This leads to difficult choices and a journey of self-discovery and empowerment.
*Contains sexual content and nudity.
Winner Best Feature and Best Actress Morelia International Film Festival.
Thursday, Feb. 20, 7:00 PM Speed Cinema at Speed Art Museum