Mon. Feb 6th, 2023

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–“Expertise the Magic of Cinema” is the slogan of a serious new cultural occasion: The Donald M. Ephraim Palm Seaside Movie Competition© Introduced by MorseLife. Providing dozens of distinctive options, documentaries, and brief movies from 20 completely different international locations, the competition may have a really worldwide focus, celebrating cinematic excellence and reflecting a dedication to world range.

From its January 26 opening evening of the U.S. premiere of the French comedy Two Tickets to Greece straight by to the February 16 Closing Evening movie Peace by Chocolate about Syrian refugees in Canada, The Donald M. Ephraim Palm Seaside Movie Competition will entertain, enthrall, contain, and delight film followers at eight first-class cinemas all through Palm Seaside County, together with Boca Raton (IPIC), Delray Seaside (IPIC, Paragon Theaters), Lake Value (Motion pictures of Lake Value), Palm Seaside Gardens (CMX on the Gardens), Royal Palm Seaside (Regal), Wellington (CMX), and West Palm Seaside (Kravis Middle).

“By way of this new movie competition which is introduced by MorseLife Well being System, the premier supplier of well being care and residential companies for seniors in Palm Seaside County for practically 40 years, we hope to achieve into the broader neighborhood to lift consciousness for MorseLife companies, uplift minds, and contact hearts,” says MorseLife President and CEO Keith A. Myers.

“Our Competition will fulfill our mission to deliver extremely anticipated, critically acclaimed, and thought-provoking movies to Palm Seaside County… alongside unique occasions with actors, and administrators,” provides Competition Founder Donald M. Ephraim. “We’re that includes the work of each rising and established filmmakers from world wide; a high-quality mixture of mainstream movies with broad attraction, well timed documentaries, and brief movies.”

“In our Palm Seaside Movie Competition, we are going to provide cinematic experiences that may foster dialogue and interplay amongst our attendees and supporters, comparable to Juniper starring Charlotte Rampling, the deeply transferring Nowhere Particular, and Scarlett, a fascinating movie from France, Italy and Germany,” guarantees Founding Competition Director Ellen Wedner, plus:

+ Eight memorable documentaries, together with amongst others the South Florida-based Calendar Women, the rock bio of Rolling Stones bass participant Darryl Jones: In The Blood, the transferring and informative Lowndes County and the Street to Again Energy, the inspirational Mission Pleasure: Discovering Happiness in Troubled Occasions, and the toe-tapping Music Photos: New Orleans.

+ 16 films by rising ladies administrators comparable to Clio Barnard (Ali & Ava), Sylvia Ohayon (Haute Couture), Claudia Sainte-Luce (Love & Arithmetic), Palm Seaside County filmmaker Sasha Levinson (Sylvie of the Sunshine State), Maryam Touzani (The Blue Caftan), and extra.

+ Seven movies from Israel or with a Jewish focus, together with Cinema Sabaya; Farewell, Mr. Haffmann; Karaoke starring Sasson Gabay; and the documentary The Wild One about Jack Garfein, Holocaust survivor, Broadway director, and Actors Studio co-founder and instructor; to call only a few.

+ Seven movies of particular attraction to LGBTQ+ audiences, together with All Man: The Worldwide Male Story, Balaban, Breaking the Ice, Dos Estanciones, No Straight Strains: The Rise of Queer Comics, The Blue Caftan, and You Can Stay Ceaselessly.

Tickets to The Donald M. Ephraim Palm Seaside Movie Competition© can be found now by cellphone at 561-782-8931 (Monday-Friday, 9:30 a.m. to five:30 p.m.) or on-line 24/7 at

For a full listing of collaborating theaters and scheduled films for The Donald M. Ephraim Palm Seaside Movie Competition© Introduced by MorseLife, request a DMEPBFF brochure, or to change into a member of the Competition Movie Society, please name 561.867.3109 or go to

About Donald M. Ephraim:

Donald M. Ephraim isn’t any stranger to the humanities and its enterprise relationship. After spending most of his life as a lawyer in Chicago representing among the metropolis’s greatest and brightest celebrities (together with well-known movie critics Roger Ebert and Gene Siskel). Ephraim retired to North Palm Seaside within the late Nineties. For a few years Ephraim funded and considerably guided the Donald M. Ephraim Palm Seaside Jewish Movie Competition. He’s at the moment on the Board of Administrators of the Cultural Council for Palm Seaside County, the place he helped within the creation and funding of the forward-leaning Institute for Cultural Development and the Donald M. Ephraim Household Gallery.

About MorseLife Well being System:

MorseLife serves greater than 3,600 seniors each day on its campus in West Palm Seaside and thru its neighborhood outreach applications. Based in 1983, MorseLife is a supplier of well being care and residential companies for seniors in Palm Seaside County. A charitable, not-for-profit group, its applications embody short-term rehabilitation, long-term care, impartial and assisted dwelling, reminiscence care assisted dwelling, hospice, residence well being care, care administration, meals-on-wheels, and PACE. Since its beginnings, MorseLife has constructed a repute and custom of caring for seniors with excellence, dignity and compassion. For extra info, go to

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