The 2013 Israel Film Festival Presents "Follow Me: The Yoni Netanyahu Story""
As part of its 2013 Israel Film Festival, the Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee presents Follow Me: The Yoni Netanyahu Story, a gripping documentary about Operation Entebbe—the courageous mission to save Israeli hostages held by Arab terrorists at the Entebbe, Uganda, airport in 1976—as seen through the eyes of 30-year-old squad leader, Yoni Netanyahu, whose accomplished life was cut short that day. March 19, 7 p.m., at Beatrice Friedman Theater, 582 McIntosh Road, Sarasota; and March 20, 7 p.m., at Polo Grill, Boardwalk Loop, Lakewood Ranch. The March 20th screening is presented in partnership with The Jewish Club at Lakewood Ranch. Tickets are $7 per film. A six-film festival pass is $36. A $50 patron pass offers reserved seating to all six films. Tickets can be purchased online at www.jfedsrq.org/events.aspx or by calling 941-552-6304. For more information about the Israel Film Festival and the Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee, call 941-371-4546 or visit www.jfedsrq.org.
The Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee is a not-for-profit organization whose mission is to save Jewish lives and enhance Jewish life in the Sarasota-Manatee region, in Israel, and throughout the world. In addition, the Federation is responsive when worldwide catastrophes occur. For more information about The Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee, call 941-371-4546 or visit www.jfedsrq.org.