A documentary film screened at Temple Shalom on Sunday, August 28, 2011 from 7:00 – 9:00 pm in Naples, Florida.
Friends at Temple Shalom and Beth Tikvah are in partnership with the Jewish Federation of Collier County. They hosted a free screening of the acclaimed documentary film, Family in Captivity.
The film chronicles the story of Gilad Shalit, a 19-year-old soldier in the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) who was captured by Hamas in 2006.
Shalit is an Israeli and French national as well as an IDF soldier who was attacked and kidnapped from Israel on June 25, 2006 by Hamas militants in a cross-border raid. Shalit was captured near the Kerem Shalom crossing (in Israel), and has been held as a hostage at an unknown location in the Gaza Strip by Hamas and deprived of all International Red Cross visits since his abduction
This film will also cover the efforts and ordeal of his loved ones as they struggle to bring Gilad Shalit home.
For future screenings and events it is good to know the temple’s location: Temple Shalom is at 4630 Pine Ridge Road, Naples, Florida 34119