A Bag of Marbles
Film Info
Genre:Narrative
Runtime:110
Release Year:2017
Premiere Status:New Jersey Premiere
Production Country:France
Original Language:French
Subtitles:English Subtitles
Topics:Family, World War II, survival, adventure
Description
In occupied France in 1941, Maurice and Joseph, two young Jewish brothers, must flee Paris for the Free Zone to the south. The brothers demonstrate an incredible amount of wit and courage evading the Germans as they attempt to reunite with their family in the unoccupied part of the country. The film is based on the best-selling memoir of the same name by Joseph Joffo.
Recommended for 6th grade and up.

Speaker, Sunday, November 5, 4:30 pm
Prof. Michael Levine, Rutgers University
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