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  • 20th Annual - Tickets on Sale

    March 14 - 22, 2015

    "Here, There & Everywhere"

    SJFF has grown up alongside Jewish and Israeli international cinema. This year's festival features: 32 Films from 10 Countries, 1 Golden Globe nominee & 3 Oscar contenders in 10 wonderful days!

    The biggest Jewish event in the Pacific Northwest for everyone!

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  • Opening Night Festivities

    Hanna's Journey

    Saturday, March 14

    Unexpected romance blooms when a young German student travels to Israel and falls for a flirtatious Israeli colleague, whose family fled from Berlin. 

    AMC Pacific Place 11
    6:30 Happy Hour | 7:30 Film | 9:30 Tom Douglas Dessert Party | more info...
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  • Matzoh Momma Brunch & Film

    Havana Curveball

    Sunday, March 15

    A bar mitzvah teen is thrown a few curveballs when he tries to donate baseball equipment to Cuba - a place that gave refuge to his Grandfather. Join us for the scrumptious brunch beforehand w/music by The Klez Katz! Bring the whole family - baseball and brunch-lovers of all ages!
     
    AMC Pacific Place 11
    9:30 am Brunch | 11 am Film | more info...
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  • Ticket Hotline: 206.324.9996 | More Info: 206.388.0833
  • Special Event Tickets: $20
  • Batter Up! Brunch, Baseball, and a Movie for the whole family: $18-20
  • 20th Annual - Tickets on Sale

    March 14 - 22, 2015

    "Here, There & Everywhere"

    SJFF has grown up alongside Jewish and Israeli international cinema. This year's festival features: 32 Films from 10 Countries, 1 Golden Globe nominee & 3 Oscar contenders in 10 wonderful days!

    The biggest Jewish event in the Pacific Northwest for everyone!

    View Film Schedule: btn moreinfo off
    Buy Tickets/Passes:  btn buynow off


    trans-1px SJFF 2015 Poster crop homepage 500 px
  • Opening Night Festivities

    Hanna's Journey

    Saturday, March 14

    Unexpected romance blooms when a young German student travels to Israel and falls for a flirtatious Israeli colleague, whose family fled from Berlin. 

    AMC Pacific Place 11
    6:30 Happy Hour | 7:30 Film | 9:30 Tom Douglas Dessert Party | more info...
    trans-1px HannasJourney still1 homepage
  • Matzoh Momma Brunch & Film

    Havana Curveball

    Sunday, March 15

    A bar mitzvah teen is thrown a few curveballs when he tries to donate baseball equipment to Cuba - a place that gave refuge to his Grandfather. Join us for the scrumptious brunch beforehand w/music by The Klez Katz! Bring the whole family - baseball and brunch-lovers of all ages!
     
    AMC Pacific Place 11
    9:30 am Brunch | 11 am Film | more info...
    trans-1px Havana Curveball home slideshow
  • Ticket Hotline: 206.324.9996 | More Info: 206.388.0833
  • Special Event Tickets: $20
  • Batter Up! Brunch, Baseball, and a Movie for the whole family: $18-20

Film Festival

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20th Annual Seattle Jewish Film Festival

Tickets Now On Sale!

HERE, THERE & EVERYWHERE: No longer a teenager, at 20 years annual, SJFF is all grown up. This year, the festival celebrates our maturity as not only the largest Jewish event in the Pacific Northwest but also as one of the largest and most prominent Jewish film festivals in the country symbolizing how far Jewish and Israeli film has come in the past 20 years. This year, SJFF showcases numerous award-winners: GETT: THE TRIAL OF VIVIAN AMSALEM, a Golden Globe nominee from Israel, two Oscar contenders for Best Foreign Film (GETT and Closing Night’s MR. KAPLAN, Spain/Uruguay/Germany), and two shorts, one a 2014 Academy Award® nominee and the other shortlisted this year (FACING FEAR, Canada, and SUMMER VACATION, Israel) - part of our "GAY GEZUNT!" LGBTQ Film Series.

Across countries, languages and cultures, Jewish film opens a window into new worlds, while confirming our shared stories, cultural connections and common humanity. Join us from start to finish – 32 films from 10 countries in 10 days – encounter the world together and be forever changed.  


 

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Special Guests

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2015 Filmmakers Date
Julia von Heinz

3/14

Marcia Jarmel

3/15

Abby Ginzberg

3/17

more coming...

 

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