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SOLD OUT: The Ancient Law: Silent Film/Live Music


Tickets: SOLD OUT.


Before Al Jolson and Neil Diamond starred in The Jazz Singer, there was The Ancient Law; a 1923 silent film about a traditional rabbi and his son who, after the shul’s Purim spiel, decides to become an actor. This beautiful, recently restored German Jewish cinema classic will be shown with live musical accompaniment by the extraordinary violinist Alicia Svigals and pianist Donald Sosin.

Doors open at 7pm, film begins at 7:30pm. Please use only the Nessel Way entrance to access the event.

Presented in partnership with Boston Jewish Film and Temple Israel.






Event information

January 16th, 2019
7:30 pm


25 – 30

Temple Israel, Boston

477 Longwood Avenue
Boston, MA 02215 United States

Parking Information

Free parking with validation will be available at the 375 Longwood Avenue parking garage.