Limmud NZ 2021 has ended
Learn and laugh with us this June!

LIMMUD LIVE | Saturday 12 June @The Ship, Herne Bay
LIMMUD | Sunday 13 June @Diocesan School for Girls, Epsom

Online registration has now closed for LIMMUD NZ but you can still click here to book for LIMMUD online-only tickets! You can also turn up on Sunday morning and pay on the day to register for LIMMUD. Please note that there is no on-the-night registration for LIMMUD LIVE.

All sessions are available to Limmud NZ participants. To see which sessions are available to Limmud Online participants, click here.

Continue your LIMMUD OZ+NZ experience by connecting to Sydney sessions online from Sunday 7pm NZT until the end of the festival late Monday night. To see which Sydney sessions are available online, click here!
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Francine Zuckerman

Francine Zuckerman made her first film when she was 15 and has gone on to make over ten documentaries and shorts filming around the world. She graduated from the film program at McGill University in Montreal and then studied directing at Columbia University’s summer program in NYC and writing at the Script Factory in London. She has won numerous awards and been recognized at film festivals around the world. Her fiction work PUNCH ME IN THE STOMACH starring New Zealander Deb Filler and THE ATWOOD STORIES and her non-fiction work like EXPOSURE: environmental links to breast cancer with Olivia Newton John and most recently, WE ARE HERE about the renaissance of Jewish life in Poland and AFTER MUNICH about the aftermath of the Munich Olympic massacre of Israeli athletes in 1972 has taken her to New Zealand, England, Sweden, Poland, Germany and Israel.  She is in development on a scripted series based on internationally renowned writer Margaret Atwood’s first novel THE EDIBLE WOMAN; a non-fiction series WOMEN AT THE TABLE about women leaders of the world; an Austrian- Canada co-production ALMA ROSE, the story of the only leader of the women’s orchestra in the Nazi death camps and two feature films.

My Speakers Sessions

Sunday, June 13

1:30pm NZST