LIVINGSTON, N.J., November 4, 2014 –The NCJW/Essex 12th Annual Wonder of Women Film Festival took place on Sunday, November 2, 2014 at the Maurice Levin Theater on the Ross Family Campus of the Leon & Toby Cooperman JCC in West Orange, NJ. The event, attended by approximately 200 people, provided an inside look into the spirit and courage of women, portrayed through the lens of the camera. This year’s line-up included the 2014 Oscar-winning documentary short, “The Lady in Number 6: Music Save My Life,” about the world’s oldest pianist and Holocaust survivor. In addition, filmmaker Lacey Schwartz, writer, producer and director of “Little White Lie” spoke with the audience about her story and the making of her film via Skype. Pictured are co-chairs of the 2014 WOW Film Festival, Rebecca Eisen of Towaco, NJ and Nadine Milberg of Morristown, NJ.
The film festival was made possible through the generous support of Audrey and Norbert Gaelen.