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'Touchdown Israel' Looks At American Football's Growing Popularity Abroad

Paul Hirschberger

Tonight the JFilm Festival is screening "Touchdown Israel," an exploration of the fast growing sport of American tackle football in Israel. The screening features a post film conversation with former Pittsburgh Steelers defensive lineman Chris Hoke. Hoke joins us to talk about his reaction to seeing American football catching on in Israel and whether it can truly become a global game.. Also, taking part in the conversation is Kathryn Spitz Cohan, Executive Director of JFilm.

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