About the film
Three generations of one Jewish American family argue about the relevance of religion, while taking ample breaks for a nosh and a laugh.
HOST A SCREENING
Life is Rich is a film that uniquely connects multi-generational audiences and sparks conversations. Engage your community in laughter and lively discussion with a screening.
Our community screening kit includes a selection of fun event formats, discussion prompts, and detailed instructions on how to facilitate your event.
“With humor and poignancy Life is Rich captures the present day American Jewish dilemma of stimulating the next generation to be identified as Jews. A great film for the whole family to see and talk about way into the night.”
Aviva Kempner, Director, The Rosenwald Schools
ENGAGE YOUR COMMUNITY
Possible objectives include:
- Draw your community closer through laughter and lively conversation.
- Inspire members to become more connected to your organization's social and educational programs.
- Engage millennials in spirited discussion about their cultural and/or religious identities.
- Create a setting where stories and joy can be passed down from one generation to another.
“I need to call my mom and get her recipes.”
Overheard in the ladies' room
“Humorous and poignant, charming, relatable. I am not your target demographic, but you won me over in the first five minutes.”
Mark Maxey, Director
Soundtrack features music of
the Casco Bay Tummlers
The film is supported in part by funding from