Hannah Cohen’s Holy Communion

Set in Dublin in the 1970’s this film explores a rarely glimpsed Ireland, as seen through the eyes of spirited seven year old, Hannah Cohen. Hannah can’t wait to make her Holy Communion – only problem is she’s Jewish! An Irish/Jewish film with an international feel, the beauty of the story lies in its simplicity, humour, and the universal desire to fit in.

Year:
2012
Length:
13 minutes
Country:
Director:
Shimmy Marcus
Genre:

Shown at

  1. 14th Annual Temple Emanu-El Kirk Cashmere Jewish Film Festival - 2016
  2. 16th Annual Ann Arbor Jewish Film Festival - 2016
  3. 17th Annual Jewish Film Festival of Grand Rapids - 2015
  4. 18th CAJE Miami Jewish Film Festival - 2015
  5. 20th Annual Seattle Jewish Film Festival - 2015
  6. 22nd Toronto Jewish Film Festival - 2014
  7. 24th Washington Jewish Film Festival - 2014
  8. 25th Donald M. Ephraim Palm Beach Jewish Film Festival - 2015
  9. Athens Jewish Film Festival - 2015
  10. Atlanta Jewish Film Festival - 2014
  11. Austin Jewish Film Festival - 2015
  12. Baltimore Jewish Film Festival - 2015
  13. Barshop JCC Jewish Film Festival - 2020
  14. Berkshire Jewish Film Festival - 2018
  15. Boston Jewish Film Festival - 2014
  16. Cherry Hill Volvo Jewish Film Festival - 2014
  17. Columbus Jewish Film Festival - 2018
  18. Farthest North Jewish Film Festival - 2018
  19. Geneva International Jewish Film Festival - 2014
  20. Greenville Jewish Film Festival - 2020
  21. Kansas City Jewish Film Festival - 2015
  22. Maine Jewish Film Festival - 2016
  23. Michiana Jewish Film Festival - 2015
  24. Nagle Family Jewish Film Festival - 2018
  25. North Louisiana Jewish Film Festival - 2016
  26. Sonoma County Jewish Film Festival - 2014
  27. Tucson International Jewish Film Festival - 2015
  28. Vancouver Jewish Film Festival - 2014

4 Responses

  1. jewishfilmfests says:

    IFTN: Aisling Newton: ‘Hannah Cohen’s Holy Communion’ Wins Five International Awards
    “Director Shimmy Marcus’s latest short film ‘Hannah Cohen’s Holy Communion’ has picked up five international awards in the last three weeks for Best Short at The Door County, CineGael Montreal, Washington Jewish, and the Chicago Irish film festival.”
    http://www.iftn.ie/news/?act1=record&only=1&aid=73&rid=4286961&tpl=archnews&force=1

  2. Steven Kollin says:

    Want dvd

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