Dir. Ori Sivan
Hebrew with English subtitles
A contemporary adaptation of the biblical tale of Abraham, Sarah, and Hagar, set in the world of the Jerusalem Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor Abraham, and his wife Sarah, the orchestra’s harpist, cannot have children. Hagar, a beautiful, young horn player from East Jerusalem, offers to have a baby with Abraham for the couple, but eventually the child grows estranged from Sarah.
Through this ancient story, Harmonia presents a poignant metaphor to the modern day challenges facing Israel’s sibling religions.
Nominated for 4 Ophir (Israeli Academy) Awards.
Thursday, May 18, 7:00 pm
1529 16th Street NW
Saturday, May 20, 9:15 pm
AFI Silver Theatre
8633 Colesville Road
Silver Spring, MD
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This event finished on May 28, 2017.