Are we not all giant cargo ships trapped in the Red Sea, dreaming of freedom?
In years past, the grave drew hundreds and even thousands of Jewish pilgrims every year.
Haroun is the mother of the current president of Cairo’s Jewish community.
The director of ‘Jews of Egypt’ was planning a guerilla campaign to show the controversial documentary after it was banned. But the Egyptian government unexpectedly had a change of heart.
Egyptian authorities rescinded a ban on the screening of a documentary about Egyptian Jews.
Egyptian authorities refuse to allow a screening of ‘The Jews of Egypt,’ a documentary about the changing place of the minority after Israel’s founding.
The goal of ‘Jews of Egypt’ is to disentangle Judaism from Zionism in a country where Jews lived in peace and prosperity for centuries, until the founding of Israel.