Jewish Film Festivals Blog

Westchester Jewish Film Festival – 2020

The 2020 (Virtual) Westchester Jewish Film Festival starts today, October 14, 2020

From the festival’s website: This year’s series features 12 thought-provoking, captivating, and entertaining films, including cinematic narratives and revealing documentaries from Israel, Hungary, France, Ethiopia, the US, and other countries. Pass pricing: $60 members; $75 nonmembers. (Plus one-time online service fee per order: $5 members, $7 nonmembers, Film Buff Members...

Covers for the 17 books added to JewishFilmFestivals.org in September 2020

The 17 books added to JewishFilmFestivals.org in September 2020

In September 2020 I added 17 books to this site, see the whole list below and the covers of some of them above. Anti-Heimat Cinema: The Jewish Invention of the German Landscape by Ofer Ashkenazi (on this site) Antisemitism in Film Comedy in Nazi Germany by Valerie Weinstein (on this...

Celebrated Jewish stars born in September

Most days of the month of September 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...