Shattering a Deadly Taboo in Bosnia

Growing up in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Nela Hasic never heard the words “breast” and cancer” together. It just wasn’t discussed. But she saw the terrible effects of hiding the disease. The lack of health education in schools. The taboos surrounding women’s health issues.

“Women were forced to waste their energy covering up their pain and sickness rather than on helping themselves get better. They had access to some doctors, but not emotional support and information,” Nela says.

2016 Film Fest Lineup!

The JCC is getting ready for an awesome April full of fantastic films! This year's venues include The Neon, The Little Art Theatre, Cinemark @ The Green, AND for Opening Night, the recently renovated Historic Plaza Theatre - Miamisburg! Click the film titles for links to their trailers!