On The Map (film & discussion) – Aug. 13 at 7pm

Saratoga Jewish Cultural Festival, and Temple Sinai, through a generous grant from the Jewish Federation of Northeastern New York and sponsorship from Trustco Bank and Whiteman Osterman & Hanna LLP, present: On The Map, the new and inspirational sports story by filmmaker Dani Menkin, recounts the 1977 European Cup victory  by the national Israeli basketball team.  The game proved a rallying cry for Israelis who had been buffeted by such events as the 1972 massacre of its Olympic athletes at Munich, the 1973 Yom Kippur War, and the 1976 plane hijacking. Panel discussion and dessert reception to follow.

On The Map will appear at Temple Sinai on Sunday evening, August 13 at 7pm. A dessert reception is included.  $10 donation requested. For information or reservations, please call 518-584-8730 opt. 2. For the full festival schedule go to www.saratogajewishculturalfestival.org.