A coming of age story set against the enduring magic of the 1960's within a Syrian Jewish community in Brooklyn. Extra Innings is about a young baseball prodigy-David Sabah-who is fighting for the opportunity to pursue his dream. In a family afflicted with mental health struggles, baseball offers David an escape. But when tragedy strikes, David struggles to find a balance between his dream of playing baseball, his religion and his family. Albert Dabah, writer and director of this film will join us for the showing and talk back.
Sponsor: Jewish Community Center, Jewish Family Service, New Orleans Clergy Council & Jewish Children's Regional Service