15 2020

Matinee at the J Goes Viral: JoJo Rabbit

2:00PM - 3:00PM  


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Winner of the 2020 Academy Award for Best Writing Adapted Screenplay. Directed by Taika Waititi. Synopsis: Jojo is a lonely German boy who discovers that his single mother is hiding a Jewish girl in their attic. Aided only by his imaginary friend – Adolf Hitler – Jojo must confront his blind nationalism as World War II continues to rage on.

Watch the film before we meet on Zoom to discuss the unique plot, characters, and more with Louise Palanker. Available for rent on Amazon PrimeYouTubeiTunes, and other online platforms. 

For more information or to RSVP contact Mike Witt at mwitt@sbjf.org.

Please note: The format of the program will be similar to that of larger conferences and virtual classrooms where all but the current speaker will be muted. You will be able to virtually raise your hand and then unmuted by the moderator when it is your turn to comment.