Influential Jewish News Organization, Forward, Will Screen “RBG” Film Before It Arrives in Theatres

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Forward Editor-In-Chief Jane Eisner To Interview The Films Directors Julie Cohen and Betsy West Following Sold-Out Screening

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RBG is a revelatory documentary exploring Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's exceptional life and career from Betsy West and Julie Cohen, and co-produced by Storyville Films and CNN Films.

Tonight, The Forward in partnership with Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan, will screen “RBG” before it arrives in theaters.

RBG is a revelatory documentary exploring Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's exceptional life and career from Betsy West and Julie Cohen, and co-produced by Storyville Films and CNN Films. Following the screening, Forward editor-in-chief Jane Eisner will interview the directors. They will discuss the making of the film and how a Jewish lawyer ended up revolutionizing gender imbalance in America and becoming an internet icon in the process.

“I have had the pleasure of speaking with and interviewing Justice Ginsburg and always enjoy learning more about her incredible life,” said Jane Eisner, Editor-in-Chief of the Forward. “I look forward to speaking with Directors Julie Cohen and Betsy West to learn more about their experience making the film and what it was like to get a behind-the-scenes look at Justice Ginsburg’s life.”

The screening will take place from 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm at Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan. For more information please visit Forward.com.

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