Feature Film Program

Monkey Business: The Adventures of Curious George’s Creators

Discover the extraordinary life of the Reys, creators of the beloved Curious George books

$15

Tue Aug 8 8:00 PM

The Film

Monkey Business: The Adventures of Curious George's Creators

Ema Ryan Yamazaki | U.S.A. | 76

Featuring a narrow escape from the Nazis on makeshift bicycles, MONKEY BUSINESS explores the extraordinary lives of Hans and Margret Rey, the authors of the beloved Curious George children’s books.

Music

Mirah

Brooklyn based songwriter Mirah Yom Tov Zeitlyn has been creating incorruptible independent pop music since the late 1990’s. She has released over a dozen solo and collaborative recordings on K Records, Kill Rock Stars and various domestic and foreign independent labels. Changing Light, her most recent release, was released on her own imprint, Absolute Magnitude Recordings.She has toured solo and with countless iterations of her own band in concert halls, music clubs and punk basements all across North America, Japan and Europe.Sundial, a new e.p. of her songs arranged for string quartet by Jherek Bischoff, will be released this coming Autumn.

Event Details

7:30 PM
Doors Open
8:00 PM
Live Music by Mirah
8:30 PM
Film Begins
10:00 PM
Q&A with Filmmaker Ema Ryan Yamazaki
10:30 PM
Post-Screening Reception
***Event is sold out. There will have no tickets available at the door***

No refunds. In case of rain, the screening will be held indoors at the same location. No outside alcohol is permitted.

Venue

JCC Manhattan

334 AMSTERDAM AVE AT 76TH ST, NEW YORK, NY 10023

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