The 2013 Philadelphia Jewish Film Festival’s final events will celebrate beginnings. The New Filmmakers Weekend, which will take place April 20-21, will honor three first-time directors for their big-screen debuts.
When the Gershman Y was looking for a Sephardi-themed exhibit, Laurence Salzmann, the Philadelphia photographer who had an extensive body of work dedicated to the Jewish community in Turkey, was a perfect choice.
Greg Salisbury first came to the Exponent as an intern at Inside magazine. He has been the editor of Special Sections since 2000, the editor of Inside magazine since 2008 and the Arts and Culture editor since 2012.
He was born in Philadelphia, and has lived up and down the Eastern Seaboard.