The Kesher Israel Committee of Temple Beth El Presents Holy Land Hardball
“An infectious, feel good experience” (IndieWIRE)
Temple Arbor Street doors (2702 Arbor Drive) open at 7:00 pm and the movie begins at 7:15 pm.
Mike Pressman, of Beth Israel fame and renowned baseball guru, will offer us an introduction to the film and join us in the concluding discussion. As always, enjoy free nosh, drinks, schmooze time and the following “talk back”.
About the Movie
It was a Boston bagel maker, Larry Baras who wanted to create a baseball team in Israel. Others thought he was nuts. He began, continued and completed the project in spite of innumerable obstacles. Look for insight into what determines an individual’s sense of commitment. Then, sit back, relax and smile as the story unfolds! “Take me out to the Ball Game, take me out to the crowd….”
Produced: January, 2010 (USA)
Genre: Documentary Run time: 1 hour, 24 minutes
Rating: Kesher Israel Committee rates this appropriate for all ages. This is a kid friendly movie!