Sunday, January 12, 2014
Aboard a train to visit his boring uncle, soon-to-be bar mitzah boy Amnon “Nono” Feierberg’s journey suddenly becomes a mystery-solving challenge. The son of a workaholic police detective, Nono embarks on a mission to learn about his deceased mother, Zohara, escaping to the South of France with a twinkly-eyed jewel thief, encountering celebrated performer Lola, and spiraling his father into panic. The film features an enchanting performance by Isabella Rossellini as a chanteuse. Based on the acclaimed novel by David Grossman. Recommended for ages 11 and up. A Menemsha Films release.