View an award-winning short film and then join alumni and fellow students for engaging conversation about CODA — a heartfelt story about a young dancer who struggles with her bi-cultural identity growing up hearing in a Deaf family. In partnership with GS Student Life, this event will be hosted by Isaac Zablocki '03GS, Director of Film Programs at JCC Manhattan. View the trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=au7j84ChkT8. Students must view the film before the program start. The link to view the film and The Zoom link to participate in the program will be emailed to registrants 24 hours before the program. Please email email@example.com with any questions.
Isaac Zablocki '03GS is the Director of Film Programs at the Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan. He attended Columbia University and went on to work at a major arthouse film studio. Previously, he produced and directed feature films and developed film educational programs for the Department of Education. Since 2004, Isaac has been developing film programs at the JCC including the ReelAbilities Film Festival - the largest disability film festival in the world, the Israel Film Center including the acclaimed Other Israel Film Festival, which focuses on Arab and minority populations in Israel, and Cinematters: NY Social Justice Film Festival.