15 2021

Schenectady Jewish Film Festival: PICTURES OF HIS LIFE

4:30PM - 8:30PM  

Schenectady JCC 2565 Balltown Rd
Niskayuna, NY 12309
(518) 377-8803

Contact Judy Ben-Ami
(518) 377-8803

Virtual Viewing Dates: August 13-15

IN-HOUSE SHOWING: Sunday, August 15, 4:30 PM

VIRTUAL DISCUSSION TO BE LED BY: Peter R. Barber, DailyGazette and
freelance Photographer on Sunday, August 15, 7:30 PM

Canada, Israel, USA, 2019, 72 minutes
English, Hebrew, Inuktitut with Subtitles

He swam with crocodiles and killer whales, with anacondas and with great white sharks. But one major predator has always eluded Amos Nachum, one of the greatest underwater photographers of all times.
Amos Nachoum always dreamed of swimming underwater with a polar bear and capturing it face to face on film. He tried before and barely escaped with his life; but now, as he nears the end of his career, he is determined to give it one last shot. 

Directors: Yonatan Nir and Dani Menkin


Sponsor: Jewish Federation of NENY