A Dallas Jewish Journey
The film takes you from the first Jew in Dallas, Alex Simon, to Soviet Jewry’s
flight for freedom – and beyond. Rare archival photos and footage, accompanied
by original music, bring to life the colorful and poignant story of the challenges
and growth of the Dallas Jewish community from l858 through today.
Commissioned by the Dallas Jewish Historical Society
A warm-hearted story of Jewish singles grappling to find both their soulmates and to retain their cultural and ethnic identity using the traditional institution of Jewish matchmaking in a contemporary setting.