Joe's Violin


Hillwood Recital Hall Wed, Nov 9, 2016 8:00 PM
Includes Q&A with Brianna Perez and Kokoe Tanaka-Suwan, the student and teacher featured in the film. The event will also include a performance of music inspired by the film by the LIU POST STRING ENSEMBLE with invited high school guest musicians, conducted by Professor Maureen Hynes.
Great Neck Squire Cinemas Tue, Nov 15, 2016 11:30 AM
Q&A following the film with JOE FEINGOLD, subject of the film.
Film Info
Type of Film/Event:Special Events
Films w/ Q&A
Family Films & Events
Running Time:90 min
Festival Awards:NOMINATED - Tribeca Film Festival Best Documentary Short Film
Extra Search Properties
Date Search:November 9, 2016
November 15, 2016


The inspiring story of a 91-year-old Polish Holocaust survivor who donates his violin of 70 years to a local instrument drive, changing both the lives of a 12-year-old schoolgirl from the nation’s poorest congressional district, and unexpectedly, his own.

Winner of Five 2016 Festival Awards

Directions to LIU Post for 11/9/16 screening:


The C.W. Post Campus of Long Island University is located at 720 Northern Boulevard (Route 25A) in Brookville/Greenvale (Nassau County), New York.

From New York City - Take Queens-Midtown Tunnel to Long Island Expressway (I-495). Take Exit 39 and make a left at the light (Glen Cove Road north). Go north for 2 miles; turn right (east) on Northern Boulevard (Route 25A). C.W. Post is 2 miles on the right.

From Bronx, Westchester and Points North - Take the Throgs Neck Bridge to Clearview Expressway (I-295) south. Exit to eastbound Long Island Expressway (I-495); proceed to Exit 39 and make a left at the light (Glen Cove Road north). Go north for 2 miles; turn right (east) on Northern Boulevard (Route 25A). C.W. Post is 2 miles on the right.

From Eastern Long Island - Take Long Island Expressway (I-495) to Exit 41N (Route 106/107). Turn right (north) onto 106/107 north. Road will fork, follow Route 107 North (left fork). Proceed to Northern Boulevard (Route 25A). Turn left (west) at Northern Boulevard. C.W. Post is on the left. Use second entrance into campus (West Gate) for quickest route to Tilles Center.

From South Shore of Long Island - In Nassau County, take the Wantagh State Parkway or Meadowbrook Parkway north to Northern State Parkway West to Exit 31 (Glen Cove Road North). At the light, turn left (north) onto Glen Cove Road. Proceed for 3 miles to Northern Boulevard (Route 25A), turn right (east). C.W. Post is 2 miles on the right. In Suffolk County, take most convenient north-south road to the Long Island Expressway (I-495) and follow directions given from Eastern Long Island.

Once at LIU, enter through the WEST Gate Main Entrance (with the large electronic Tilles Center sign).

-Continue immediately to your RIGHT down Post Lane

-Go through first stop sign; you will see Tilles Center on your LEFT. It is a large square glass structure.

-Keep driving on Post Lane around the bend, pass the parking lot in front of the upper Tilles Center entrance and make a LEFT into the next parking lot for Hillwood Commons

-Enter Hillwood Commons and go downstairs and look for the Gold Coast Film Festival check in table!

Additional Information

November 9th screening and performance is co-presented by:

November 15th screening and Q&A sponsored by: