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Film Discussion Group




If the Jewish Film Festival leaves you hungering for more opportunities to watch and discuss films with your friends, than this group is for you.

Each month, join Russell Collins, Executive Director of the Michigan Theater and co-host of WEMU’s Cinema Chat. Engage in lively discussion not only of movie plots and characters but also of the unique cinematic elements that send subtle messages to viewers. Films selected will include popular blockbusters, independent films, thought-provoking dramas, intense thrillers, and more.

Cost: $90 (JCC members)/$110 (non-members) for a year-long membership in the JCC Film Discussion Group (10 sessions) for the year starting in September.)   This fee does not include the cost of your movie ticket.  Space is limited. Please register by September 20th.

To enroll, contact the JCC front desk at 734-971-0990. Questions? Contact Karen Freedland at or

The group will meet once a month for ten months on Monday evenings from 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. at the JCC

2013-2014 DATES ARE:
September 30
October 14
November 4
December 9
January 13
February 10
March 10
April 7
May 19
June 16

How it works:

Step 1: Join the JCC Film Discussion Group and receive notification of what the films will be and where it is showing.  Two or three films wil be assigned at each meeting for for following month.  Meetings are on various Monday evenings (see dates above.)

Step 2: View the films on your own anytime before the discussion group meets.

Step 3: Show up at the JCC prepared for laughs, learning, and lively conversation about the film.

Step 4: Repeat each month. 

For a printable flyer and registration form, please click here.