"We are Going to America"
Directed by Efim Gribov
Adapted from a story by
Sholom Aleichem and inspired by the paintings of Marc Chagall, this is a
luminous tale of one family's search for the American dream. Their journey
to an unknown world is a tragic-comic odyssey of wonder and chaos seen
through the eyes of an 11-year-old boy. As the family's progress waits in
the hands of border authorities, the boy encounters several memorable
characters on his way to a new life. Russian and Yiddish with English
subtitles. 118 minutes.