Journey from Tunisia

What began as a few simple interviews of his Sephardic grandparents turned into an epic and spell-binding documentary about emigration, immigration, upheaval, disappointment, and adaptation. The film features rare archival footage of the Nazi invasion of Tunisia during World War II, as well as the joyous celebration of its liberation by Allied Forces in May 1943. Journey from Tunisia is a film about the upheaval of centuries-old roots for Jews and their Arab neighbors in North Africa, and the creation of new-old roots in Israel.

30 minutes
Jonathan Maimon

Shown at

  1. 14th Los Angeles Sephardic Jewish Film Festival - 2017
  2. 21st Annual New York Sephardic Jewish Film Festival - 2018
  3. Chicago Jewish Film Festival - 2018
  4. Copenhagen Jewish Film Festival - 2019

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