Fig Tree

2019, Not rated, 93 min. Directed by Aäläm-Wärqe Davidian. Starring Mitiku Haylu, Rodas Gizaw and Yohannes Musa.

Presented by Austin Jewish Film Festival, the story of a 16-year-old Jewish girl navigating a relationship with her Christian boyfriend amidst civil war in Ethiopia, which her family plans to escape by immigrating to Israel. The filmmaker's debut is inspired by her own experiences.
No events scheduled.
Past dates: May 15-23
Online: www.austinjff.org
NEWSLETTERS
One click gets you all the newsletters listed below

Breaking news, arts coverage, and daily events

Can't keep up with happenings around town? We can help.

Austin's queerest news and events

New recipes and food news delivered Mondays

Eric Goodman's Austin FC column, other soccer news

Information is power. Support the free press, so we can support Austin.   Support the Chronicle