Cinema J: Dirty Tricks

Cinema J: Dirty Tricks

Hold on to your spades and hearts, the game of bridge is the most popular card game in the world. Enter the world of cut-throat competition, million-dollar endorsements, and celebrity-like followings, bridge is now an international sport. So when the world’s best player, child prodigy Lotan Fisher from Israel is accused of cheating, a scandal of dirty tricks ensues.

Cinema J Matinee @ Leisure World: Dirty Tricks

Hold on to your spades and hearts, the game of bridge is the most popular card game in the world. Enter the world of cut-throat competition, million-dollar endorsements, and celebrity-like followings, bridge is now an international sport. So when the world’s best player, child prodigy Lotan Fisher from Israel is accused of cheating, a scandal of dirty tricks ensues.

Cinema J Presents: Shared Legacies

Cinema J: Shared Legacies Tuesday, February 22 I 5:00 PM I ZOOM Fee: $10 Documentary I USA I 2020 I 97 minutes This powerful story is told in the documentary film, “Shared Legacies: The African-American Jewish Civil Rights Alliance,” which chronicles the coalition and friendship between the Jewish and African-American communities before, during, and after […]

Cinema J Presents: Persian Lessons

RESCHEDULEDCinema J: Persian LessonsWednesday, April 27, 2022 I 7:00 PM I Bender JCC Fee: $12 Narrative I Belarus, Germany, Russia I 2020 I 127 minutes I English Subtitles Nazi-occupied France, 1942. Gilles, a young Belgian man is arrested by the SS alongside other Jews and sent to a concentration camp in Germany. He narrowly avoids […]

Cinema J Matinee @ Leisure World: Persian Lessons

Cinema J Matinee @ Leisure World: Persian Lessons Wednesday, Aprile 27 I 1:30 PM Fee: $8 [in advance]; $10 [Day Of]; Only checks are accepted for day-of-ticket purchases. Narrative I Belarus, Germany, Russia I 2020 I 127 minutes I English Subtitles *Screening Location: 3300 N. Leisure World Boulevard -Clubhouse II Auditorium *INDOORS * IN-PERSON *OPEN […]

Cinema J Presents: On Broadway

Cinema J Presents: On Broadway Thursday, December 16 I 7:00 PM Fee: $12 Documentary I USA I 2020 I 84 minutes For anyone who loves theater, this contemporary history of Broadway is a joy! Legends of the stage and screen including Helen Mirren, James Corden, Hugh Jackman, and Ian McKellen take us behind the scenes […]

Cinema J Matinee @ Leisure World: On Broadway

Cinema J Matinee @ Leisure World: On Broadway Wednesday, December 22 I 1:30 PM Fee: $8 [in advance]; $10 [Day Of]; Only checks are accepted for day-of ticket purchases. Documentary I USA I 2020 I 84 minutes *Screening Location: 3300 N. Leisure World Boulevard -Clubhouse II Auditorium *INDOORS *IN-PERSON *OPEN TO ALL For anyone who […]

Cinema J Matinee @ Leisure World: A Crime on the Bayou

“A Crime on the Bayou” is a poignant yet inspiring true story about allyship and justice, where Richard Sobol, a young, Jewish attorney defends an unjustly accused Black teen in this landmark Civil Rights-era case. Gary Duncan, 19, was arrested in 1966 after trying to de-escalate a racially charged skirmish outside a newly integrated New Orleans high school.

CINEMA J COA MATINEE@ Leisure World: Challah Rising in the Desert: The Jews of New Mexico

Please join us for a screening of Challah Rising in the Desert: The Jews of New Mexico. This documentary celebrates the history, influences, and people of New Mexico’s Jewish community.

CINEMA J MATINEE @ LEISURE WORLD: SOROS

The documentary, “Soros,” spotlights a complicated man and explores his history and activism, highlighting his life as a Holocaust survivor, successful investor, and philanthropist.