identity Archives - Jewish Film Institute
This month’s online short is TOM TOM REVOLUTION a profile of Tom Tom Magazine founder Mindy Abovitz. The film is one of three episodes in the web series MAVENS, about people who encourage others to shatter expectations and become more than what society traditionally permits.
JFI will host a screening of WRESTLING JERUSALEM followed by an onstage, live-streamed conversation with creator Aaron Davidman and KQED’s Michael Krasny. Tickets are available for the in-theater screening or tune in for free online at ovee.itvs.org
This month’s online short is THE BROTHER MIKE TAPES: 1985 by director Mike Cohen, a quirky, animated film about rock music, parents and cleaning your room.
The Jewish Film Institute will co-present the Israeli narrative film One Week and a Day at the 39th Mill Valley Film Festival, October 6-16. The film, which won the International Critic’s Week Award at the 2016 Cannes Film Festival, screened this summer at the 36th San Francisco Jewish Film Festival.