THEIR NAMES MAY BE FAMILIAR … YOU MAY EVEN KNOW THEM …BUT WHAT YOU’RE ABOUT TO HEAR MAY SURPRISE YOU! Get ready for an amazing line up of remarkable charactersready to talk in a way you’ve never seen themOPEN … HONEST … EMOTIONAL Makor’s UP CLOSE & PERSONAL season is currently one of our most popular ongoingContinue reading “UP CLOSE & PERSONAL SEASON”
The 24th UK Jewish Film Festival, 5th – 19th November MAKOR IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE UK JEWISH FILM FESTIVAL IS PLEASED TO INVITE YOU TO YOUR CHOICE OF 73 FILMS THIS NOVEMBER, ENTIRELY ONLINE As it’s online, anyone can access films from the comfort of their own home, wherever they are in the country! FESTIVAL OPENING-NIGHTContinue reading “UK JEWISH FILM FESTIVAL”
MAKOR, UJIA & MAKOM INVITE YOU TO A VIRTUAL TOUR OF THE HOME OF THE ISRAELI PRESIDENT FOLLOWED BY A WORKSHOP ON ‘ISRAELI HOPE’, THE FLAGSHIP PROGRAMME OF PRESIDENT RIVLIN. This engaging tour will be led by Michael Rainsbury, founder of the President’s House English Tours and Workshops. As well as guiding us through theContinue reading “VIRTUAL TOUR OF THE HOME OF THE ISRAELI PRESIDENT”
Sunday 9th August, 7.30pm
SUNDAY 26TH JULY, 7.30PM How were Nelson Mandela and Audrey Hepburn’s lives influencedby Anne Frank’s diary? Meet Gillian Walnes Perry MBE, author of ‘The Legacy of Anne Frank’ and someone who has met many people who knew Anne Frank personally and have shared their insights with her. Gillian explores the Anne Frank story through aContinue reading “A CAPTIVATING ZOOM TALK: The Surprising Global Legacy of Anne Frank”
Throughout lockdown, Makor has worked closely with the WZO to offer a diverse range of Zoom talks and presentations representing life in Israel today. Read more..
Yom Ha’atzmaut, Israel’s annual large scale birthday celebrations and Yom Ha’ashoah, Holocaust Memorial Day, are organized by Makor and usually see audiences of hundreds. Due to the current lock down, Makor, along with The Zone and UJIA, will be producing stunning videos for both events that feature Leeds and Yorkshire community members. The videos willContinue reading “Yoms still go ahead despite lock down in the form of stunning videos!”
Welcome to the 22nd UK Jewish Film Festival! Partnering with Makor Jewish Culture in Leeds, UKJFF brings you a diverse and specially selected set of stunning films for your entertainment to be screened at Seven Arts, Chapel Allerton and the MAZCC Centre, Leeds. See all trailers and film synopses on the UKJFF website. Book online orContinue reading “FOUR ELECTRIFYING FILMS HIT LEEDS THIS NOVEMBER FOR UK JEWISH FILM FESTIVAL”