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Juifs d'Orient, une histoire multimillénaire

International Premiere

Juifs d’Orient, une histoire multimillénaire

Fleischer Alain

France | 2022 | 1 h 10 min
The writer, filmmaker, visual artist, and photographer Alain Fleischer tells the story of a little-known part of history. On the occasion of an exhibition at the Institut du Monde Arabe in Paris, he collects evocations and testimonies of the history of Jewish culture in the Arab world. An important and culturally rich feature-length film with the participation of the former French minister of culture and president of the exhibition Jack Lang, the writer and playwright Hélène Cixous, and the historian Benjamin Stora.

In presence of the film crew on March 16, 2023 at the Cinéma du Musée in Montréal
Director Alain Fleischer
Director of Photography Sylvain Briend
Production Manager Bertrand Scalabre
Editing Baptiste Evrard
Sound mixing Blandine Tourneux

In Partnership with


• Cinéma du Musée - Auditorium Maxwell-Cummings
Thursday, march 16, 2023, 08:00 p.m. — 10:30 p.m.


Fleischer Alain

Fleischer Alain

Born in Paris, 1944. Writer, film director, artist and photographer. As a request from the French Ministry of Culture, Alain Fleischer created Le Fresnoy, National Studio of Contemporary Arts, and nowadays he is its director since 1997. He is the author of more than 50 literary books and 350 films. He usually shows all over the world his works of art and photography. Awarded by the Academy of France in Rome. Honorary Doctor of the Quebec University in Montréal. Honorary Doctor of Arts of the European Humanities University in Vilnius.

Biographical notes provided by the film production team
Other films:
Quelques rendez-vous avec Nadja (2023)
Patrouille de nuit (2022)
Le ballet des porcelaines (2022)
Les oliviers, pilliers du temps (2021)
J’ai retrouvé Christian B (2020)

In the same session

Cinéma du Musée - Auditorium Maxwell-Cummings

Thursday, march 16, 2023, 08:00 p.m.

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