The Consulate General of Israel to the Southwest has partnered with the Evelyn Rubenstein Jewish Community Center (ERJCC) to present the film Etgar Keret: What Animal Are You?, which is directed by Gur Bentwich. This film will be show at 2 p.m. on Nov. 3 in the ERJCC.
Etgar Keret is an Israeli writer known for his short stories, graphic novels, and scriptwriting for film and television. “What Animal Are You?” appears in his collection Suddenly, a Knock on the Door. Filmmaker Gur Bentwich accompanies his longtime friend on a whirlwind book tour to the Big Apple. Between readings and interviews, Keret ruminates on his life as a writer and the recent death of his father; he hangs with pals Nathan Englander and Ira Glass.
For more information, visit http://www.erjcchouston.org/events/2013/11/02/all-ages/41st-annual-jewish-book-arts-fair/.