Joe’s Violin

DIRECTED BY Kahane Cooperman

Country: USA
Language: English

Running Time: 24min
Film Year: 2016
Category: Shorts

In the award-winning short documentary film Joe’s Violin, a donated musical instrument forges an improbable friendship between 91-year-old Holocaust survivor Joe Feingold and 12-year-old Bronx school girl Brianna Perez, showing how the power of music can bring light in the darkest of times and how a small act can have a great impact.

JOE’S VIOLIN screens with MENASHE.



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Director: Kahane Cooperman
Producer: Raphaela Neihausen

Kahane Cooperman

Kahane began her documentary career at Maysles Films in NYC. She has directed and produced several documentaries prior to Joe's Violin including Cool Water, which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival and Making Dazed about Richard Linklater’s Dazed and Confused, which was broadcast on AMC and acquired by the Criterion Collection. Kahane also produced the feature doc Heidi Fleiss: Hollywood Madam, directed by Nick Broomfield. Kahane has an MFA in Film from Columbia University.

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