Monthly Archives November 2014

“The Golem” — Save the Date!

On March 10, 2015 at Merrill Auditorium MJFF and the Friends of the Kotzschmar Organ will offer an extraordinary evening of entertainment – a screening of the silent, German classic film The Golem – the restored, authorized version – accompanied by acclaimed organist Peter Krasinski. Suffering under the tyrannical rule of Rudolf II in 16th-century Prague, a Talmudic rabbi (Albert Steinruck) creates a giant warrior (Paul Wegener) to protect the safety of his people. Sculpted of clay and animated by the mysterious secrets of the Kabbalah, the Golem is a seemingly indestructible juggernaut, performing acts of great heroism, yet equally
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