Author: jewishfilmfests

St. Louis Jewish Film Festival

The 25th Annual St. Louis Jewish Film Festival started yesterday, on November 9

From the festival’s website: The Festival’s complete lineup of features and documentaries will be available to view on-demand anytime from November 9-15. All films and programs will be purchased and shown via our viewing platform. … Live Zoom Q&As with filmmakers, documentary subjects and local speakers will accompany many of the...

DOC NYC

6 Jewish-themed films in NYC online documentary film festival

From The Times of Israel DOC NYC is one of the world’s foremost documentary film festivals, and this year it’s all online, just like most other arts festivals in this pandemic moment. Among its 200-plus films are six gems with powerful Jewish themes — from a look inside the powerful...

Long Beach Jewish Film Festival

The (online) Long Beach Jewish Film Festival starts on November 7

From the festival’s site: The Long Beach Jewish Film Festival provides a window to the Jewish experience and allows us to explore contemporary and historical themes in many different global settings. Some films will make you laugh and others will make you cry…all will provide you with a life lesson....

The 68 movies added to JewishFilmFestivals.org in October 2020

In October 2020 I added 68 movies to this site, see the whole list below and the covers of some of them above. 15 Years (2019) Achan and Ezra (2020) Adventures of a Mathematician (2020) Ain’t Got No Sauce (2019) Alina (2019) Antisemitism (2020) Beyond the Music: The Barenboim-Said Academy...

UK Jewish Film Festival

The UK Jewish Film Festival starts (online) tomorrow, November 5

From the festival’s site: The UK Jewish Film Festival returns from 5 – 19 November 2020 with another spectacular programme exploring Jewish and Israeli life, history and culture. This year, the Festival will be streamed entirely online, accessible to view in the UK. The festival will show 73 movies, from...

Celebrated Jewish stars born in October

Most days of the month of October I celebrated a Jewish actor or actress who was born that day by posting about her or him on my Instagram account. Below is the full list of stars with links to my posts and their movies available at Amazon.com. (Here is the...