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Ask Dr. Ruth chronicles the incredible life of Dr. Ruth Westheimer, a Holocaust survivor who became America’s most famous sex therapist. With her diminutive frame, thick German accent, and uninhibited approach to sex therapy and education, Dr. Ruth transformed the conversation around sexuality. As she approaches her 90th birthday and shows no signs of slowing down, Dr. Ruth revisits her painful past and unlikely path to a career at the forefront of the sexual revolution.

 

6:30 PM: Film followed by Q&A with producer Rafael Marmor (via Skype)
Run time: 100 minutes
Director: Ryan White
Producers: Rafael Marmor, Ryan White, Jessica Hargrave, and Christopher Leggett
Ask Dr. Ruth
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The tonic power contained in the presence of Dr. Ruth Westheimer can’t be overstated...

The LA Times

... a crowd-pleasing documentary treatment that traces her life from Holocaust survivor to beloved media figure.

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