Jewish Film Festivals Blog

Covers of The 67 movies added to JewishFilmFestivals.org in August 2019

The 67 movies added to JewishFilmFestivals.org in August 2019

In August 2019 I added 67 movies to this site, see the whole list below and the covers of some of them. 99 (2019) 1948 (1998) Absolutely No Spitting (2019) Adam (2019) Afterward (2018) The Amazing Johnathan Documentary (2019) American Factory (2019) American Muslim (2019) Army of Lovers in the...

Miami Jewish Film Festival

Miami Jewish Film Festival Announces $18,000 Prize

From the Miami New Times The Miami Jewish Film Festival announced today that it will launch a competition sidebar in which select films will be judged and compete for the $18,000 Grand Jury Prize. This cash prize marks the first such award to be offered by any Jewish film festival...

The 48 movies added to this site between May and July 2019

The 48 movies added to this site between May and July 2019

Between May and July 2019 I added 48 movies to this site, see the whole list below and the covers of some of them. 1980 (1980) 82 Names: Syria, Please don’t Forget Us (2018) Advocate (2019) Anna’s War (2018) The Archive (2018) At Home (1969) Barbara Rubin and the Exploding...

The wagon we came in

Video poem of/from the Auschwitz concentration camp

Today’s is Tisha B’Av a Jewish mourning/fast day. Last week I visited the Auschwitz concentration camp with my family for the first time. Today I edited some of the pictures I shot into a video poem. I let this video speak how I felt there.

The 42 movies added to this site in April 2019

The 42 movies added to this site in April 2019

In April 2019 I added 42 movies to this site, see the whole list below and the covers of some of them. 30 KM/H (2018) Abe (2019) Angel Wagenstein: Art Is a Weapon (2017) Beneath the Ink (2018) Call Me Bill: The William Davidson Story (2018) Die Stille schreit (2019)...

The 80 movies added to this site in March 2019

The 80 movies added to this site in March 2019

In March 2019 I added 80 movies to this site, see the whole list below and the covers of some of them. 87 Children (2017) The Automat (2019) Autonomies (2018) Babi Yar (2017) Back To Maracanã (2018) Bottomless (2016) Boxes (2018) Broken/Fixed (2017) Brussels Transit (1982) Carbone (2017) Ceased to...

My Israel: Student Short Film Competition & Festival

My Israel: Student Short Film Competition and Festival

We are very happy to share the announcement of this short film competition and festival: The Gershman Philadelphia Jewish Film Festival (GPJFF) seeks short films, 3 to 18 minutes in length, from high school and undergraduate college students who live or study in Greater Philadelphia, New Jersey, or Delaware. The...

Mossad 101

More Israeli TV to stream when you’re done with ‘Shtisel’

From Kveller These days, there is a delightful array of Israeli content (with English subtitles) on all your favorite streaming platforms. Seriously, it’s an embarrassment of riches. What’s even better is that many of these shows have cast members in common with “Shtisel” — Israel is a small country, after...