SFJFF37 presents an exclusive reception featuring Middle-Eastern flavors and wine pairings at Zaytoon Mediterranean Restaurant & Bar following the Albany screening of Personal Affairs. Mix, mingle and dine with new and old friends at this special affair.
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The 37th San Francisco Jewish Film Festival is thrilled to announce that the new documentary Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story will be its 2017 Castro Closing Night Film. The film explores the famed actress’s career as both a Golden Age screen siren and scientific inventor. Tickets to Closing Night are on sale now.
SFJFF37 is honored to present this year’s Freedom of Expression Award to Joe Berlinger, Jewish-American filmmaker and fervent believer in the documentary form as an instrument of change. Joe Berlinger will appear in person to accept the award followed by a screening of his new and most challenging work, Intent to Destroy, about the historical legacy of the Armenian Genocide.
he 37th San Francisco Jewish Film Festival is thrilled to announce that the award-winning narrative Keep the Change will open this year’s Festival. The film offers a touching window into a community of young adults living on the autism spectrum . Tickets to Opening Night are on sale now.
JFI is co-presenting the Oakland theatrical premiere of the SFJFF35 Local Spotlight film, produced by SFJFF founder Janis Plotkin.