Events

A continuously updated list of events celebrating Jewish diversity

Note: Due to COVID-19, all events are taking place online. Join us for livestreamed events on Facebook, or watch archived videos of past events below.

Online Events

Speaking Her Truth

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 Speaking Her Truth
Online

Be'chol Lashon's Rabbi Ruth Abusch- Magder will be on a panel of female-identifying faith leaders confront our assumptions about what it means to be a female leader in today’s Jewish community. Sponsored by the Jewish Women's Fund of Atlanta.
Include Speaker Series with Marcella White Campbell

Sunday, June 27, 2021 Include Speaker Series with Marcella White Campbell
Online

Come learn with incredible people as a part of Beth Sholom's commitment to Organizational Change around Anti-Racism, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.
Juneteenth Kabbalat Shabbat

Friday, June 18, 2021 Juneteenth Kabbalat Shabbat
Online

Join Be’chol Lashon for this unique celebration of our community’s diversity. Cosponsored by 18Doors, Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan, OneTable, PJ Library, Union for Reform Judaism, National Museum of American Jewish History, Reconstructing Judaism, Jewish Federations of North America, Keshet, and Avodah's Jews of Color Bayit.
Book: “Balm in Gilead”  Discussion w/ author – Be’chol Lashon Members

Tuesday, June 15, 2021 Book: “Balm in Gilead” Discussion w/ author – Be’chol Lashon Members
Online

Years after John L. Withers’ all-Black U.S. Army unit shelters two Jewish boys from Dachau and aided their physical and emotional recovery, his son searches for the roots behind this poignant story in his recent book "Balm in Gilead". More info here (https://hcdc.clubs.harvard.edu/article.html?aid=2101. Note: sign up with the free Be'chol Lashon link above, curtesy of the Harvard Club of Washington DC.
Tres Leches Babka With Chef Fany Gerson

Thursday, June 3, 2021 Tres Leches Babka With Chef Fany Gerson
Online

Make Shabbat a little sweeter with a dish that blends two iconic desserts – the traditional Mexican dessert of tres leches cake and the classic Eastern European babka. Cosponsored by SFJCC, Jewtina y Co. & Be'chol Lashon.
Loving Day Kabbalat Shabbat

Friday, May 21, 2021 Loving Day Kabbalat Shabbat
Online

Join Be’chol Lashon and 18Doors together with Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan, PJ Library, Free Synagogue of Flushing, Honeymoon Israel, and Or Shalom Jewish Community for this unique celebration of our community’s diversity. Cosponsored by 18 Doors, JCC Manhattan, OneTable, Honeymoon Israel, PJ Library, Free Synagogue of Flushing, Or Shalom Jewish Community and Ketubah.com..
The Paul Feig Z”L Tikkun Leil Shavuot

Sunday, May 16, 2021 - Monday, May 17, 2021 The Paul Feig Z”L Tikkun Leil Shavuot
Online

Join Be'chol Lasho and the Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan overnight May 16-17 for The Paul Feig z”l Tikkun Leil Shavuot, a free night of virtual study, dance, music, learning, celebration, conversation, and deep thought.
Talking About Ethiopian Jews

Sunday, May 16, 2021 Talking About Ethiopian Jews
online

Avishai will share a clip from his documentary film "Heroes." and talk about his own difficult journey from Ethiopia to Israel. Cosponsored by Atlanta Rabbinical Association.
The National JOC Mishpacha Project Virtual Shabbaton for Jewish People of Color 2021

Friday, May 14, 2021 - Sunday, May 16, 2021 The National JOC Mishpacha Project Virtual Shabbaton for Jewish People of Color 2021
Online

The JOC Mishpacha Project and the 2021 National JOC Shabbaton: The National Jewish People of Color Shabbaton is our central event, carving space for Jews of Color, our families, and our allies together for spiritual and communal growth.
Shabbat Special Guest Speaker Marcella White Campbell @ Rodef Shalom

Friday, May 14, 2021 Shabbat Special Guest Speaker Marcella White Campbell @ Rodef Shalom
Online

Marcella White Campbell is the Executive Director of Be’chol Lashon. Her writing has been published in numerous outlets, including The Forward, Kveller, Huffington Post, and Jewish&, Be’chol Lashon’s online publication that amplifies the voices of ethnically and racially diverse Jews.
473K: A Belonging Experience

Tuesday, May 4, 2021 - Thursday, May 6, 2021 473K: A Belonging Experience
Online

Join hundreds of leaders of all kinds from across our Jewish landscape to explore how we can create more just and equitable Jewish communities. Cosponsored by Be'chol Lashon.
Nowruz Kabbalat Shabbat

Friday, March 19, 2021 Nowruz Kabbalat Shabbat
Online

Join Be’chol Lashon and an extraordinary roster of presenters to welcome Shabbat and learn about the Persian New Year.
Racial and Cultural Diversity of Jewish Identity and Experience

Sunday, March 14, 2021 Racial and Cultural Diversity of Jewish Identity and Experience
Online

Participants will learn about the ethnic and racial diversity of the global Jewish community and learn how to create more inclusive spaces for all Jews, within Young Judaea and their local communities. In partnership with Be'chol Lashon.
Understanding the California Ethnic Studies Curriculum

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 Understanding the California Ethnic Studies Curriculum
Online

AJC and Stephen Wise Temple are advocating for an inclusive and balanced California Ethnic Studies Model Curriculum (ESMC). Be part of in-depth discussions and analyses with those involved in crafting this state-wide curriculum.
Michael W. Twitty: This Is What Jewish Looks Like

Monday, February 22, 2021 Michael W. Twitty: This Is What Jewish Looks Like
Online

A culinary historian and anthropologist, Michael Twitty is the author of The Cooking Gene, the James Beard Foundation book of the year in 2018. Twitty is a popular speaker about how we process our identities through food, as he does in his matzo meal fried chicken and black-eyed pea hummus. He is currently tracing his personal journey as an African American Jewish man in his forthcoming Kosher Soul.
Celebrate Purim with JCCSF

Sunday, February 21, 2021 - Thursday, February 25, 2021 Celebrate Purim with JCCSF
Online

Looking for a fun and creative project for the kids? JCCSF partnered with Be’chol Lashon so you can make your very own Purim Crowns inspired by the story 'A Persian Princess!'
Fighting Hate from Home: Antisemitism and Racism: Centering Jews of Color

Thursday, February 18, 2021 Fighting Hate from Home: Antisemitism and Racism: Centering Jews of Color
Online

Be'chol Lashon executive director Marcella White Campbell in conversation with ADL CEO Jonathan Greenblatt about the urgent need to confront America’s entrenched racism and persistent antisemitism, and how to move the historic Jewish commitment to racial justice forward into the 21st century. Cosponsored by ADL.
Rabbi Isaama Goldstein-Stoll: This Is What Jewish Looks Like

Monday, February 15, 2021 Rabbi Isaama Goldstein-Stoll: This Is What Jewish Looks Like
Online

Senior Jewish educator in the Chaplain’s office at Yale University, Rabbi Goldstein-Stoll grew up in the Reform movement, from NFTY (the Reform Jewish Youth Movement) and URJ Camp Harlam, to her ordination at Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion. She is active in Be’chol Lashon, an organization dedicated to serving Jews of Color, and is an advocate around issues of Jewish diversity.
Lunar New Year Kabbalat Shabbat / LUNAR Film Project Premiere

Friday, February 12, 2021 Lunar New Year Kabbalat Shabbat / LUNAR Film Project Premiere
Online

Rabbi Jacqueline Mates-Muchin, a Chinese-American Jew who leads Temple Sinai in Oakland, CA, will help us welcome both Shabbat and the Year of the Ox with prayer, song, and learning.
Avishai Mekonen: This Is What Jewish Looks Like

Monday, February 8, 2021 Avishai Mekonen: This Is What Jewish Looks Like
Online

A photographer and filmmaker born into the Beta Israel community, Avishai Mekonen chronicled his journey from Ethiopia to Israel as part of Operation Moses and on to the United States in the documentary film 400 Miles to Freedom, which explores racism and diversity in the Jewish community in the United States, Israel and beyond. He will show selected clips from his films.
Rebecca Walker: This Is What Jewish Looks Like

Monday, February 1, 2021 Rebecca Walker: This Is What Jewish Looks Like
Online

A writer, feminist and activist, Rebecca Walker is the author of Black, White and Jewish: Autobiography of a Shifting Self, her account of growing up as the only child of Jewish civil rights lawyer Mel Leventhal and Black writer Alice Walker. Most recently, she’s an author and designer of the podcast and interactive journal What’s Your Story? A Journal for Everyday Evolution.
#WhyIPause with Robin Washington: Honoring MLK’s Legacy

Friday, January 15, 2021 #WhyIPause with Robin Washington: Honoring MLK’s Legacy
Online

On this special Shabbat, the Friday before we celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthday and impact on social justice, we’re joined by a leader in the Jewish Community, Robin Washington, in partnership with Be'chol Lashon.
9th Annual Schomburg Center Black Comic Book Festival

Wednesday, January 13, 2021 - Saturday, January 16, 2021 9th Annual Schomburg Center Black Comic Book Festival
Online

Each year, the Schomburg Center’s Black Comic Book Festival brings creators, illustrators, writers, and independent publishers together with thousands of collectors, blerds, and nerds for two days of programming and activities. The highly-anticipated community event includes interactive panel discussions, a vendor marketplace featuring exclusive titles by Black creators, a cosplay show, and more.
Creativity in an Uncertain Time: Outliers in the Picture II

Tuesday, November 17, 2020 Creativity in an Uncertain Time: Outliers in the Picture II
Online

Artists Siona Benjamin and Julian Voloj offer insight into their creative processes and share the impact of the current social order on the psychological and spiritual content of their work.
Ethiopian Kabbalat Shabbat in Honor of Sigd

Friday, November 13, 2020 Ethiopian Kabbalat Shabbat in Honor of Sigd
Online

Join us for a special Ethiopian Kabbalat Shabbat service with music, prayer and storytelling. Cosponsored by PJ Library.
The Jewish Community and Race: Contemplating the Future: Challenges and Opportunities

Wednesday, November 11, 2020 The Jewish Community and Race: Contemplating the Future: Challenges and Opportunities
Online

Be'chol Lashon's Marcella White Campbell and Shekhiynah Larks, and Moishe House Chief Program Office Tiffany Harris will speak with Rabbi Yoshi Zweiback on restoring the historic relationships between the Black, Jewish, and Black Jewish communities on new terms. Part three of a three-part webinar series on Judaism and race.
The Jewish Community and Race: Perspectives on the Present

Wednesday, October 28, 2020 The Jewish Community and Race: Perspectives on the Present
Online

Journalist LZ Granderson and Ginna Green of Bend the Arc will discuss Black Lives Matter, antisemitism, and white Jewish racism with AJC Los Angeles Regional Director Rick Hirschhaut. Part two of a three-part webinar series on Judaism and race.
Letters from Cuba: Author Ruth Behar in Conversation with Julian Voloj

Wednesday, October 14, 2020 Letters from Cuba: Author Ruth Behar in Conversation with Julian Voloj
Online

Behar will discuss her latest book, the "inspiring story of a young Jewish girl who escapes Poland to make a new life in Cuba, while she works to rescue the rest of her family." Cosponsored by PJ Library.
The Jewish Community and Race: Lessons and Legacies from the Past

Wednesday, October 14, 2020 The Jewish Community and Race: Lessons and Legacies from the Past
Online

Robin Washington and Marc Dollinger will discuss the history of Judaism and race relations with moderator Saba Soomekh. Part one of a three-part webinar series on Judaism and race.
Meditations on Forgiveness with Be’chol Lashon

Friday, September 25, 2020 Meditations on Forgiveness with Be’chol Lashon
Online

Join Victoria Washington and Rabbi Ruth Abusch-Magder as they reflect on forgiveness as it relates to race and politics as well our personal lives. Then, use your Shabbat ritual as a moment to reflect on what forgiveness means to you.
Sins, Stars and Shofars! A JewBelong Virtual Rosh Hashanah Experience

Friday, September 18, 2020 Sins, Stars and Shofars! A JewBelong Virtual Rosh Hashanah Experience
Online

Join some of the most influential figures in entertainment, politics, and activism, for a service of learning, community, meaning, music, and can’t miss stories. Benefitting Be'chol Lashon.
Community-wide Selichot: Charting a new course For a new year  In a new world

Saturday, September 12, 2020 Community-wide Selichot: Charting a new course For a new year In a new world
Online

Join Rabbi Ruth Abusch-Magder and Marcella White Campbell of Be'chol Lashon for an illuminating panel discussion with Rabbi Jonah Pesner of the RCA, on bringing spiritual and social justice into the new year.
Hispanic Heritage Month Kabbalat Shabbat

Friday, September 11, 2020 Hispanic Heritage Month Kabbalat Shabbat
Online

Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month with a special Hispanic Heritage Kabbalat Shabbat led by Be’chol Lashon’s Latin America Director, Rabbi Juan Mejía.
Learn to Make Moroccan Fish with Daniella Bensimon

Tuesday, September 8, 2020 Learn to Make Moroccan Fish with Daniella Bensimon
Online

Moroccan Fish for Rosh Hashanah? Yes please! Join us Tuesday September 8, 2020 at 4PM PT / 7PM ET on Facebook Live as award winning Bay Area chef, Daniella Bensimon, teaches us how to make one of her favorite Rosh Hashanah dishes.
Ladino Kabbalat Shabbat

Friday, August 28, 2020 Ladino Kabbalat Shabbat
Online

Rabbi Nissim Elnecavé will lead a Sephardic-style service, with musical selections from singer Sarah Aroeste and historical context provided by Prof. Devin E. Naar of the University of Washington.
Diversity & Jewish Values: What Does it Mean Today?

Tuesday, August 25, 2020 Diversity & Jewish Values: What Does it Mean Today?
Online

Shekhiynah Larks and Marc Dollinger in Conversation: Can Proposition 16 restore equal opportunity for all? Be’chol Lashon’s program coordinator Shekhiynah Larks brings her personal and diversity-training experience into conversation with historian and SFSU Jewish Studies professor Marc Dollinger. Cosponsored by Be'chol Lashon, JCRC Silicon Valley.
Blue Like Me: The Art of Siona Benjamin

Tuesday, August 18, 2020 Blue Like Me: The Art of Siona Benjamin
Online

A conversation between the artist Siona Benjamin, an Indian-American Jewish artist originally from Mumbai now residing in the United States, and art historian Ori Soltes. Cosponsored by Be'chol Lashon and Jewish Studies at Fordham.
400 Miles to Freedom: A Perilous Journey from Ethiopia to Israel

Thursday, August 6, 2020 400 Miles to Freedom: A Perilous Journey from Ethiopia to Israel
Online

A conversation between filmmaker Avishai Mekonen, historian Steven B. Kaplan, and ethnomusicologist Kay Shelemay. Cosponsored by Fordham University and Be'chol Lashon.
Radical Possibility: Reimagining Our Commitment to Racial Justice

Tuesday, August 4, 2020 Radical Possibility: Reimagining Our Commitment to Racial Justice
Online

Be'chol Lashon's Lindsey Newman in conversation with Rabbi Marcelo Bronstein, starting at 8:00PM ET / 5:00PM PT.
Multicultural Kabbalat Shabbat for Families

Friday, July 31, 2020 Multicultural Kabbalat Shabbat for Families
Online

Join us for a fun Kabbalat Shabbat service led by Rabbi Issama Goldstein-Stoll, singer Lior Ben-Hur, and Camp Be’chol Lashon counselors. Cosponsored by Keshet.
Camp Be’chol Lashon Online

Sunday, July 26, 2020 - Friday, July 31, 2020 Camp Be’chol Lashon Online
Online

We’re bringing the fun of camp right to you, along with innovative new activities that take advantage of everything technology has to offer.
Instagram Live Conversation with Isha Clarke

Thursday, July 9, 2020 Instagram Live Conversation with Isha Clarke
Online

Diller Award recipient Isha Clarke in conversation with Be'chol Lashon's Shekhiynah Larks on racial, environmental, and social justice. Join us at 3:00PM PT / 6:00PM ET on our Instagram account (@globaljews).
Juneteenth Kabbalat Shabbat

Friday, June 19, 2020 Juneteenth Kabbalat Shabbat
Online

Join Rabbis Sandra Lawson and Isaama Goldstein-Stoll for a special Kabbalat Shabbat service to mark Juneteenth. Cosponsored by Keshet, National Council of Jewish Women, and CLAL.
The Ongoing Struggle for Racial Justice in California

Friday, June 12, 2020 The Ongoing Struggle for Racial Justice in California
Online

AJC San Francisco and AJC Los Angeles invite you to a special briefing on racial justice in California with State Assembly members. Cosponsored by The African Middle Eastern Leadership Project - AMEL, Asian Pacific Islander Council, Be'chol Lashon, Faith And Community Empowerment formerly KCCD, JCRC of San Francisco, Jewish Public Affairs Committee of California (JPAC), Be'chol Lashon, & Latino Community Foundation.
Multiracial Processing Space for LGBTQ Jewish Teens

Thursday, June 11, 2020 Multiracial Processing Space for LGBTQ Jewish Teens
Online

Join LGBTQ Jewish teens in grades 8-12 from around North America as we process the events of the last few weeks. This program will be facilitated by Rabbi Becky Silverstein. Advance registration is required. Cosponsored by Hillel International, BBYO, USY Be'chol Lashon, and NFTY..
Gathering of Jewish QTPOC Teens and College Students

Wednesday, June 10, 2020 Gathering of Jewish QTPOC Teens and College Students
Online

Join LGBTQ Jewish teens and college students who identify as Black, Indigenous, and People of Color as we process the events of the last few weeks. This is a space exclusively for LGBTQ Jews of color in high school until age 22. Advance registration is required. Cosponsored by Hillel International, BBYO, USY, Be'chol Lashon, and NFTY..
Talking About Race with Our Jewish Kids

Monday, June 8, 2020 Talking About Race with Our Jewish Kids
Online

Don't miss Kveller's Facebook live panel featuring Be'chol Lashon's own Marcella White-Campbell where She'll be on about how to talk to our Jewish kids about race. Cosponsored by Be'chol Lashon.
OneTable Live Sobremesa de Shabbat: A Night of Alfajores + Conversation

Friday, June 5, 2020 OneTable Live Sobremesa de Shabbat: A Night of Alfajores + Conversation
Online

Share your stories and experiences while bringing in Shabbat with Latin American flavor. Jessy Cohen and Martina Bialek are teaching us how to make Alfajores — delicious Argentinian dulce de leche cookies. While we give the dough some time to rise we'll chat about being Latinx and Jewish.
Shavuot Torah Study with Michael Twitty

Thursday, May 28, 2020 Shavuot Torah Study with Michael Twitty
Online

Keynote Speaker and member of Be'chol Lashon's Speaker's Bureau Michael Twitty will begin at 7PM EST. Rabbi Ruth Abusch-Magder, Be'chol Lashon's Director of Education, will lead a parenting workshop at 9PM EST.
Days of Gratitude – Day 8

Thursday, May 28, 2020 Days of Gratitude – Day 8
Online

Be'chol Lashon has partnered with Days of Gratitude to help us lift up our blessings and build our resilience in the face of the pandemic, and the darkness, separation, and serious challenges it continues to pose.
The Great Big Jewish Food Fest with Be’chol Lashon’s Rabbi Ruth Abusch-Magder

Thursday, May 21, 2020 The Great Big Jewish Food Fest with Be’chol Lashon’s Rabbi Ruth Abusch-Magder
Online

The Great Big Jewish Food Fest seeks to celebrate the diversity of Jewish food, from its rich global history, its diversity of flavors and identities, its religious and cultural foundations, and its intersection with modernity.
Author A.J. Sidransky in Conversation with Julian Voloj

Tuesday, May 19, 2020 Author A.J. Sidransky in Conversation with Julian Voloj
Online

A.J. Sidransky will discuss his new novel The Interpreter, the first installment of his new “Justice” series. Cosponsored by Be'chol Lashon, The Society for the Advancement of Judaism, Jewish Art Salon, and Grace Congregational Church.
Xenotheque 2020

Friday, May 1, 2020 Xenotheque 2020
Online

A multilingual, virtual celebration of language, community, and poetry. Cosponsored by Be'chol Lashon, Bowery Poetry Club, Rattapallax.
Conversation with Kendell Pinkney of “Saturday Night Seder”

Tuesday, April 14, 2020 Conversation with Kendell Pinkney of “Saturday Night Seder”
Online

Kendell Pinkney grew up in a black megachurch in Texas. Now he is studying to be a rabbi.
Conversation with Ghila Sanders

Sunday, April 12, 2020 Conversation with Ghila Sanders
Online

Ancient traditions and foods animate Passover Seder for Italian Jews.
Sing-A-Long with Rabbi Gershom Sizomu

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 Sing-A-Long with Rabbi Gershom Sizomu
Online

Learn to sing "Hinei Ma Tov" in Luganda with Rabbi Gershom Sizomu and his family.
“Jews in the Digital Shtetl” with Rabbi Juan Mejía

Sunday, March 15, 2020 “Jews in the Digital Shtetl” with Rabbi Juan Mejía
Online

Join Rabbi Juan Mejía in a conversation with Dan Libenson of Judaism Unbound, as they discuss the changing nature of the "Who Is a Jew?" debate, and even the "What is Judaism?" debate in this new digital age. Cosponsored by Be'chol Lashon.

Past Events

Jewish Silk Road Tours:  Bukharian Community Tour in Rego Park

Sunday, March 29, 2020 Jewish Silk Road Tours: Bukharian Community Tour in Rego Park
Bukharian Jewish Community Center, Queens, NY

Learn about the Jewish community that has lived along the Silk Road for over 2000 years. Look at periods of Jewish emigration from Central Asia, and visit the one and only Bukharian Jewish Museum to understand the essence of the Bukharian Jewish culture.
The 2nd Jewish Africa Conference & Morocco Trip Extension!

Monday, March 23, 2020 - Sunday, March 29, 2020 The 2nd Jewish Africa Conference & Morocco Trip Extension!
Morocco

The American Sephardi Federation & Association Mimouna invite you to experience Rabat, Casablanca, Essaouira, and Marrakech with scholars and communities members. Apply today! Application deadline January 24, 2020. Cosponsored by American Sephardi Federation & Association Mimouna.
Passover around the World

Sunday, March 15, 2020 Passover around the World
Pico Union Project, Los Angeles, CA

This multimedia concert features Chad Gadya, Who Knows One, and other Passover songs in multiple languages, arranged in traditional and contemporary styles and performed by renowned musicians. Cosponsored by Be'chol Lashon.
Glimpses of Persian Jewish Life with Rabbi Tarlan Rabizadeh and Ron Lezell

Thursday, March 12, 2020 Glimpses of Persian Jewish Life with Rabbi Tarlan Rabizadeh and Ron Lezell
Jewish Community Library, San Francisco, CA

This evening will feature two unique perspectives on the richness of Persian Jewish religious life. Rabbi Tarlan Rabizadeh will reflect on the religious life of Persian Jews and discuss the community’s distinctive practices, including a focus on Passover. Ron Lezell will present photographs, video footage, and stories from the three trips he has made to the Jewish communities in Iran since 2014.
Harlem Megillah Reading + Purim Party!

Tuesday, March 10, 2020 Harlem Megillah Reading + Purim Party!
JCC Harlem, New York, NY

This Harlem Purim party has everything: the whole megillah, a theatrical shpiel written and performed by your neighbors, serious hamentaschen, probably some old school Mary J. Blige*, opportunities to contribute charitably in the spirit of the holy occasion, and—of course—food and libations. Come in costume.
JCC SF Purim

Sunday, March 8, 2020 JCC SF Purim
JCC San Francisco, San Francisco, CA

Throw on your favorite costume and party with us at our Purim festival for the whole family. Munch on Hamantaschen cookies, create Purim-themed crafts like crowns and groggers (a traditional noisemaker), and more! Cosponsored by Be'chol Lashon.
JCC Harlem Purim

Sunday, March 8, 2020 JCC Harlem Purim
JCC Harlem, New York, NY

Ready to dance, sing, and celebrate with your little ones? Join us and our friends at PJ Library for this neighborhood celebration! Come play in our costume pop-up corner, make your own mask and get your face painted. There will be fun crafts, a tzedakah (justice) project, games and more!
About a Teacher

Sunday, March 8, 2020 About a Teacher
3Below, San Jose, CA

Inspired by filmmaker Hanan Harchol’s real-life experiences as a film teacher in an inner-city public high school, and featuring many of his former students, the intimate and inspiring About A Teacher follows a new and clueless teacher as he struggles to guide his students through class while he learns how to be an effective teacher in a system that doesn’t prepare or support its instructors.
About a Teacher

Saturday, March 7, 2020 - Monday, March 9, 2020 About a Teacher
Century 20, Redwood City, CA

Inspired by filmmaker Hanan Harchol’s real-life experiences as a film teacher in an inner-city public high school, and featuring many of his former students, the intimate and inspiring About A Teacher follows a new and clueless teacher as he struggles to guide his students through class while he learns how to be an effective teacher in a system that doesn’t prepare or support its instructors.