The Silence of Professor Tosla

Directed By: Ilan Stavans / 23 Minutes
Mexico, USA / 2019 / Yiddish (English Subtitles)
Short Film (up to 45 minutes) / Other
Territory Rights: WORLD-WIDE

Option for Live Appearance: Q&A
Name of guest: Ilan Stavans
Role of guest: Speaker

Original Title: דאָס שװייַגן פֿון פּראָפֿעסאָר טעסלאַ


In this animated film, a renowned Jewish mathematician nearing death decides to convey his ultimate knowledge about the nature of time and language to one of his favorite pupils. In Yiddish with English subtitles. Written by Ilan Stavans. Animation and music by Jay Bolotin.