Das verlorene Stück – Jüdische Beschneidungstraditionen (The Quest for the Missing Piece)

Monday Movies

On a trip through Israel and Germany, the filmmaker Oded Lotan explores in depth the Jewish tradition of circumcision.

In conversations with rabbis, psychologists, parents of circumcised boys, and opponents of circumcision, he tries to understand the religious meaning of this surgical procedure.

Germany 2007, directed by Oded Lotan, 52 Min., German version

One of the accompanying events for the Snip it! Stances on Ritual Circumcision exhibition.

Past event
Where

Old Building, ground level, Auditorium


Lindenstraße 9–14, 10969 Berlin

Where

Old Building, ground level, Auditorium


Lindenstraße 9–14, 10969 Berlin

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  • When

    26 January 2015, 7.30 pm

  • Where
    Old Building, ground level, Auditorium

    
Lindenstraße 9–14, 10969 Berlin

Monday Movies for the Exhibition (4) Snip It! Stances on Ritual Circumcision Show all

Snip It! Stances on Ritual Circumcision

Films related to the exhibition theme, screened at the Jewish Museum Berlin during the exhibition

Circoncision

10 November 2014
France 2000, directed by Nurith Aviv, 52 min., French with German subtitles

Partly Private

8 December 2014
France/Canada 2009, directed by Danae Elon, 82 min., English version

The Quest for the Missing Piece

26 January 2015
Directed by Oded Lotan, Germany 2007, 52 Min., German version

Monsieur Claude and his Daughters

23 February 2015
Directed by Philippe de Chauveron, France 2014, feature film, 97 min, original version with German subtitles