New York Jewish Film Festival – 2016

  • Where: New York City, NY, USA
  • When: January 13, 2016 to January 26, 2016
  • Information

Films shown

5 Responses

  1. jewishfilmfests says:

    The Film Society of Lincoln Center and the Jewish Museum Present the 25th Annual New York Jewish Film Festival January 13-26, 2016

    Full main slate announced including Opening Night—U.S. Premiere of Yared Zeleke’s Lamb, and Closing Night—New York Premiere of Natalie Portman’s A Tale of Love and Darkness

    http://thejewishmuseum.org/press/press-release/nyjff-main-slate-2015-release

  2. jewishfilmfests says:

    NYJFF Celebrates 25th Anniversary with Special Programs

    A bevy of special programs have been added to the lineup for the 25th New York Jewish Film Festival (January 13-26), which is presented by the Film Society of Lincoln Center and the Jewish Museum.

    http://www.filmlinc.org/daily/nyjff-celebrates-25th-anniversary-with-special-programs/

  3. jewishfilmfests says:

    The Jewish Story, Through A Global Lens

    In a quarter-century the numbers piled up. The festival has shown more than 675 films, features and shorts, from 43 countries, including 320 world, U.S. or New York premieres, and 62 of the films have gone on to theatrical runs.

    http://www.thejewishweek.com/news/new-york/jewish-story-through-global-lens

  4. jewishfilmfests says:

    The New York Jewish Film Festival Turns 25
    Among the featured films is a documentary about the works of Chantal Akerman, Natalie Portman’s directorial debut, and a 20th anniversary screening of ‘Welcome to the Dollhouse’
    By Beth Kissileff
    http://www.tabletmag.com/scroll/196573/the-new-york-jewish-film-festival-turns-25

  5. jewishfilmfests says:

    To the extent that one can identify a running theme in this year’s New York Jewish Film Festival, which runs through Jan. 26, it might be the ways Jews have managed to negotiate a tricky divide; many protagonists in the festival’s films are balancing quietist assimilation in non-Jewish societies with the compulsion to activism that underlies the biblical injunction to seek justice.

    http://www.thejewishweek.com/arts/film/activist-cinema

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