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Wicked Queer: Boston LGBT Film Festival • March 29 – April 8, 2018

The Brattle Theatre40 Brattle St., Cambridge MA 02138 • Harvard Square • 617 876-6837 • [email protected]

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Sat, Nov 19, 2016

Boston Jewish Film Festival 2016Premieres ArchiveSpecial Events Archive

A Grain of Truth

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Massachusetts Premiere!

(2015, Poland) Director Borys Lankosz [112 min]
A whodunnit that pits reason against distrust. Soon after big-shot prosecutor Teodor Szacki moves to the city of Sandomierz, he is called in to solve a case: a woman was found dead outside a synagogue, her neck slashed, and a knife used for shechita (kosher slaughter of animals) found nearby. As more murders occur, a wave of anti-Semitism unfurls and Szacki must not only to solve the crimes, but also face the hysteria of public opinion and the painful history of Polish-Jewish relations. Based on the bestselling novel by Polish author Zygmunt Miloszewski. Note: Graphic scenes.

Screening as part of the Cummings Social Justice Film Series

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