Box for Life

 

Philadelphia Premiere
Date: Sunday, November 4, 2018
Time: 2 PM
Location: Gershman Y

Director: Uri Borreda
Genre: Doc Feature
Country: Israel
Year: 2017
Running Time: 1 hr
Language: In French and Hebrew with English subtitles

General Admission: $15
Seniors: $13
Students: FREE (*for our rules and regulations on Student tickets, click HERE)

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In this passionate and affecting documentary, Noah Klieger recounts his miraculous life: from smuggling fellow Jewish children to safety in Switzerland and surviving Auschwitz with the help of some world champion boxers to organizing Exodus 1947 and embarking on a long and illustrious career in Israeli sports journalism. Now in his 90s, Klieger is an eloquent tour guide and expert speaker who shares the memories that defined the milestone moments in his glorious life.

BOX FOR LIFE is a powerful tribute to the strength of kindness and compassion in face of immeasurable cruelty. This is a documentary that must be seen to be believed! 

Special Guests: TBD

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For Fans of:

  • Boxing
  • Documentaries
  • Inspirational stories
  • Israeli cinema
  • Journalism
  • Memoirs