Litquake's Berkeley Ramble

Date & Time: 
Saturday October 13, 2012 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

Litquake, San Francisco’s annual literary festival, comes to Berkeley’s Allston Way.

Movie Night | A Jewish Girl In Shanghai (China 2010)

Film Screening in collaboration with the San Francisco Jewish Film Festival
Date & Time: 
Thursday October 04, 2012 07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

A Jewish Girl in Shanghai
Dir. Wang Genfa | China | 2010 | 85min.

San Francisco Jewish Film Festival - Best of SFJFF Online Shorts

Date & Time: 
Thursday September 06, 2012 07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

Every month, San Francisco Jewish Film Festival features a new full-length short film, available to view online for free.

San Francisco Jewish Film Festival - Best of SFJFF Online Shorts

Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

City of Berkeley's Annual Holocaust Remembrance Program

Date & Time: 
Sunday April 22, 2012 12:00 PM to 01:30 PM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

The City of Berkeley’s tenth annual Holocaust Remembrance Day will honor East Bay Survivors. 

Cal Day Tours

Date & Time: 
Saturday April 21, 2012 12:30 PM to 03:30 PM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

Special tours will be given by Director and Curator of The Magnes every hour.

Film Screening: The Rescuers

Date & Time: 
Thursday April 19, 2012 07:00 PM to 07:00 PM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

The film follows Stephanie Nyombayire, a young Rwandan anti-genocide activist who lost 100 members of her family in the Rwandan Genocide of the 1990s, and Sir Martin Gilbert, the renowned 20th cent

UC Berkeley Israeli Film Festival

Film Screening: Strangers No More (Dir. Karen Goodman and Kirk Simon, Israel, 2010)
Date & Time: 
Tuesday April 10, 2012 06:30 AM to 06:30 AM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

In the heart of Tel Aviv, there is an exceptional school where children from forty-eight different countries and diverse backgrounds come together to learn.

UC Berkeley Israeli Film Festival

Film Screening: The Matchmaker (Dir. Avi Nesher, Israel, 2010)
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Date & Time: 
Tuesday April 03, 2012 06:30 PM to 06:30 PM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

Arik, a teenage boy growing up in Haifa in 1968, gets a job working for Yankele Bride, a matchmaker.

Raoul Wallenberg: A Biography

Book presentation with authour Bengt Jangfeldt
Raoul Wallenberg: A Biography by Bengt Jangfeldt
Date & Time: 
Wednesday April 25, 2012 04:00 PM to 06:00 PM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

Bengt Jangfeldt is a Professor of Literature and best-selling writer in Sweden.