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OC premiere screening of Israeli film, AULCIE

Presented by Merage Jewish Community Center of Orange County at Merage Jewish Community Center of Orange County, Irvine CA

Jan 23 2020
OC premiere screening of Israeli film, AULCIE

AULCIE is the inspiring story of an African-American NBA reject who led Maccabi Tel Aviv to an upset win in the European championship.

Director Dani Menkin tells the inspirational story of this remarkable athlete, Aulcie Perry, ,Israel’s adopted and most beloved son who overcame drug addiction, sought redemption and found his way back to Israel. The last to be cut from the Knicks in 1976, Aulcie Perry was scouted for Maccabi Tel Aviv while playing in Harlem, and the Israeli players quickly took to his leadership. To the surprise of many, he converted to Judaism, adopted the Hebrew name Elisha Ben Avraham and bercame an Israeli

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$15 JCC Members  |  $20 Non-members  |  Open seating; first come basis

$50 VIP – includes post-event reception with Aulcie Perry and Dani Menkin


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