WellesleyWeston Magazine

FALL 2015

Launched in 2005, WellesleyWeston Magazine is a quarterly publication tailored to Wellesley and Weston residents and edited to enrich the experience of living in two of Massachusetts' most desirable communities.

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Jewish, 64 percent consider their Judaism to be a mat- ter of ancestry and culture. The festival films play an important role in connecting unaffiliated Jews with their heritage, such as the 2014 selections: n DELI MAN ★ A fun behind-the-scenes look at the beloved American delicatessen. The film takes viewers from New York to Chicago to San Francisco and even Texas to meet the obsessed deli proprietors and learn how they make all-time favorites, including matzo ball soup, corned beef, and brisket. n MAGIC MEN ★ A feature film about a 78-year-old Greek-born atheist and his estranged Hasidic rapper son as they reconnect during their travels from Israel to Greece searching for a magician who saved the father's life during World War II. n WATCHERS OF THE SKY ★ A documentary juxtaposing stories of courage and humanity from Nuremberg to Bosnia to Rwanda The Boston Jewish Film Festival 126 W e l l e s l e y W e s t o n M a g a z i n e | f a l l 2 0 1 5 B A C K G R O U N D B Y M E D I A B A K E R Y M O V I E S T I L L C O U R T S Y O F T H E B S T O N J E W I S H F I L M F E S T I V A L

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