SF Jewish Film Festival 37:

July 20 – August 6, 2017
Early Bird Passes on sale May 18
Tickets on sale for members June 20


The 37th San Francisco Jewish Film Festival will take place July 20 – August 6, 2017 in San Francisco, Berkeley, Oakland, Palo Alto and San Rafael. Early Bird Passes and select programs will go on sale beginning May 18, with the full program announcement on June 20. JFI members will be eligible to buy tickets beginning June 20. Keep checking this page for all SFJFF37 information as it is announced.

The San Francisco Jewish Film Festival (SFJFF), presented by the Jewish Film Institute, is the largest and longest-running festival of its kind and a leader in the curation and presentation of new film and media exploring the complexities of Jewish life around the world. SFJFF attracts more than 40,000 filmgoers and industry professionals to its annual three weeks of inspiring films, events, panels and parties. Screenings take place at the historic Castro theatre in San Francisco and venues throughout the Bay Area during July and August.

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