Jewish Film Festivals Blog

Covers of the 64 movies added to jewishfilmfestivals.org in September 2018

The 46 movies added to this site in October 2018

In October 2018 I added 46movies to this site, see the whole list below and the covers of some of them. 212 (2016) 306 Hollywood (2018) All The Leaves Are Brown (2017) Anthrax (2017) Ashcan: The Secret Prison (2018) Baby Face (1933) DVD Babysitter (2016) Blue Note Records: Beyond the...

Covers of the 64 movies added to jewishfilmfestivals.org in September 2018

The 64 movies added to this site in September 2018

In September 2018 I added 64 movies to this site, see the whole list below and the covers of some of them. America (2018) Amnesia (2018) Amor (2016) Better Together: Names, Not Numbers (2018) Bobbi Jene (2017) DVD Call Me Alvy (2017) The Caregiver (2018) The Catcher Was a Spy...

Covers of the 83 movies added to jewishfilmfestivals.org in August 2018

The 83 movies added to this site in August 2018

In August 2018 I added 83 movies to this site, see the whole list below and the covers of some of them. 7 Minutes (2016) 93Queen (2018) Agadati: Screen of an Artist (1997) Animal House (1978) DVD Anna (2015) Arthur Miller: Writer (2017) Bal Ej: the hidden Jews of Ethiopia...

Posters for the movies added to jewishfilmfestivals.org between May and July2018

The 119 movies added to this site between May and July 2018

Between May and July  2018 I added 119 movies to this site, see the whole list below and the covers of some of them. Across the Line After Auschwitz Almost Famous And Then She Arrived Azimuth A Bag of Marbles Bagels in the Blood Bank Robbery Beyond the Mountains and...

Posters of some of the 113 movies added to this site in April 2018

The 113 movies added to this site in April 2018

In April 2018 I added 113 movies to this site, see the whole list below and the covers of some of them. 116 Cameras Adieu my Beloved The Ancestral Sin / Sallah, Po Ze Eretz Yisrael Another Planet / Another Planet / Planeta Aheret At eye level / Auf Augenhöhe...

First, S.F. Jewish Film Fest — next, the Oscars?

From the J: For many Bay Area Jews, the San Francisco Jewish Film Festival is a summer ritual, an annual film event more important than the Oscars. Some say it is the most Jewish activity they engage in all year. Now, their faithful attendance will hold even more currency. The...

Fundraiser: Jewish Beauty

At the Miss Europe contest in Paris in 1929, a Hungarian Jewish girl offers her beauty for Hungary, which has lost two thirds of its territory as a result of the Trianon Peace Treaty ending World War One. How did the world’s most beautiful woman end up in the hell...

New documentary to watch: Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story

Paste magazine listed 10 upcoming documentaries to check out. One if them is Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story Much, much more than just a pretty face, old Hollywood screen siren Hedy Lamarr invented the blueprints for the very technologies you’re now using to read this story and carry about your...