Nancy Schwartzman BETWEEN US screening and artist’s reception

BETWEEN US screening and artist’s reception (
Nancy Schwartzman (
Thursday, Oct. 19, at 7 p.m
Athena Cinema, Court St, Athens (

“Explores the intersection of sexual identity, religious culture and feminism,” according to the artist.

Schwartzman was sexually assaulted while living in Israel then later returned to confront her perpetrator and create this film that examines the cultural issues around sexual violence.
Ohio University Outlook: Visiting artists share Jewish culture through film

These visiting artists programs are made possible by the Robert and Shirley Max Endowment, which was established through The Ohio University Foundation in 1985 to foster understanding and goodwill among the social, racial and ethnic groups at Ohio University. Funding goes to educational and creative programming that helps develop awareness and a vision of harmony and peace as it relates to Jewish tradition and ideals.


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