• FILM | "Monsieur Mayonnaise"

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    Name: FILM | "Monsieur Mayonnaise"
    Date: March 22, 2020
    Time: 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM EDT
    Event Description:
    Monsieur Mayonnaise is an artist's epic adventure into his family's secret past. Australian artist and film-maker, Philippe Mora, investigates his father's clandestine role in the French Résistance in WW2 and his mother's miraculous escape enroute to Auschwitz. Philippe, a Hollywood cult-horror movie director and pop-artist, adopts a Film Noir persona to tell his family's story. He also packs his paints and easel, as he embarks on a journey to create an audacious comic book about his parents, their survival and the Holocaust. From LA to Berlin, Paris to Melbourne, Monsieur Mayonnaise is a richly layered, road movie starring artists, real life heroes, Nazi villains … and baguettes with lashings of tasty French mayonnaise! Australia, Germany, France, US, 2016, 94 mins., directed by Trevor Graham, English Co-sponsored by the Pioneer Valley Jewish Film Festival.
    Location:
    Yiddish Book Center, 1021 West Street, Amherst, MA 01002
    Date/Time Information:
    Sunday, March 22, 2020 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
    Contact Information:
    413-256-4900
    Fees/Admission:
    Tickets: Student | $6 Yiddish Book Center and Springfield JCC Members, Seniors | $8 General Admission | $10 Ticket link: https://secure2.convio.net/nybc/site/Ticketing?view=Tickets&id=7949
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