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2018

 

Mobile Jewish Film Festival (Mobile, AL)

 

  • Sun, Jan 28, 7 PM Springhill Ave Temple

 

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Santa Cruz Jewish Film Festival (Aptos, CA)

 

  • Sat, April 14, 7:15 PM Jewish Community Center

 

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2016

 

WORLD PREMIERE

Tribeca Film Festival (NY, NY)

 

  • Thurs, April 14, 9:45 PM Regal Cinemas Battery Park 11-11

  • Tues, April 19, 9:45 PM Regal Cinemas Battery Park 11-11

  • Thurs, April 21, 2:45 PM Regal Cinemas Battery Park 11-10 - RUSH ONLY 

  • Sat. April 23, 3:30 PM Bow Tie Chelsea Cinemas 6 - RUSH ONLY

     

Screens in the "New York Then" section

 

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INTERNATIONAL PREMIERE

Hot Docs Film Festival (Toronto, Canada)

 

  • Sun, May 1, 10:30 AM Isabel Bader Theatre - FREE FAMILY SHORTS PROGRAM 

  • Sun, May 1, 3:45 PM Isabel Bader Theatre*

  • Wed, May 4, 7:00 PM Hart House Theatre*

  • Sun, May 8, 3:15 PM Royal Cinema*

 

Screens with The Wonderful Kingdom of Papa Alaev

 

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AUDIENCE AWARD WINNER!

Montclair Film Festival (Montclair, NJ) 

 

  • Sat. April 30, 11 AM The Wellmont Theater

     

Standalone screening includes interview with filmmakers & subjects, as well as musical performance by students from the Bronx Global Learning Institute for Girls

 

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Docaviv International Film Festival (Tel Aviv, Israel) 

 

  • Sat. May 28, 10 AM Cinemateque 2

 

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Berkshire International Film Festival (Great Barrington, MA) 

 

  • Fri. June 3, 11:45 PM Triplex #3

  • Sat. June 4: 11:30 AM Beacon #1

  • Sat. June 4, 4 PM Triplex #3

 

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AUDIENCE AWARD WINNER & GRAND JURY PRIZE WINNER!

Lighthouse International Film Festival (Long Beach Island, NJ)

 

  • Sat. June 11, 1 PM Long Beach Island Foundation Center for the Arts & Sciences (screens with The Babushka of Chernobyl)

 

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AUDIENCE AWARD WINNER! 

Nantucket Film Festival (Nantucket, MA)

 

  • Thurs. June 23, 11:30 AM Bennett Hall (screens as part of program Documentary Shorts: Making an Impact) - RUSH ONLY

 

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AFI Docs Film Festival (Washington, DC)

 

  • Sat. June 25, noon Landmark 7 (screens with Shalom Italia- RUSH ONLY

     

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Traverse City Film Festival (Traverse City, MI)

 

  • Sun. July 31, 12:00 PM Bijou by the Bay (screens as part of program Documentary Shorts: Friends Indeed) 

 

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Hot Docs Film Festival (Toronto, Canada)

  • Tue. Aug 23, 6:30 PM Bloor Theatre*

 

 Screens as part of program The Hottest Shorts From Hot Docs 2016

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San Francisco Jewish Film Festival (San Francisco, CA)

  • Wed. July 27, 1:50 PM Castro Theatre*

  • Sat. Aug 6, 12:20 PM Piedmont Park*

 Screens as part of program Jews in Shorts: Docs

 

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Nantucket Film Festival Encore Screening (Nantucket, MA) 

  • Thurs, Sept. 15, 6:30 PM Nantucket Dreamland

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Big Eddy Film Festival (Narrowsburg, NY)

  • Sat, Sept. 17, 3:00 PM Tusten Theatre


Screens in the "Old Timers" Shorts program
 

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Camden International Film Festival (Camden, ME)

 

  • Sun, Sept. 18, 10:00 AM Camden Opera House - Auditorium
     

Screens in the "Shorts First 3" section

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Special Event presented by WQXR (New York, NY)  
 

  • Fri, Sept. 23, 7:00 PM The Greene Space
    *Q&A with film subjects Joe Feingold, Brianna Perez and filmmakers Kahane Cooperman & Raphaela Neihausen
     

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Crested Butte Film Festival

  • Sat, Oct. 1, 1:00 PM Mallardi Cabaret Theatre

  • Sun, Oct. 2, 7:00 PM Mallardi Cabaret Theatre


Screens in the "Town and Country" Shorts program
 

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AUDIENCE AWARD WINNER! 

Milwaukee Film Festival (Milwaukee, WI)

 

  • Sun, Sept. 25, 7:15 PM Times Cinema

  • Mon, Sept. 26, 4:15 PM Downer Theatre

  • Wed, Oct. 5, 3:30 PM Oriental Theatre Screen 2


Screens in the "Shorts: Stranger Than Fiction" Program

 

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Mill Valley Film Festival (San Rafael, CA)
 

  • Sun, Oct. 9, 5:45 PM Sequoia 2 Theatre

  • Mon, Oct. 10, 6:15 PM Rafael 3 Theatre


Screens before the featured doc "The Groove Is Not Trivial" 
 

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Hamptons International Film Festival (East Hampton, NY)
 

  • Sun, Oct. 9, 3:45 PM UA East Hampton Cinema UA5

  • Mon, Oct. 10, 3:00 PM UA East Hampton Cinema UA4


Screens in the New York Women in Film and Television: Woman Calling the Shots program

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Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival (Hot Springs, AR)

  • Tues, Oct. 11, 1:30 PM Mountain Valley Spring Water Cinema 2
     

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Washington West Film Festival (Washington, D.C.)

  • Fri, Oct. 21, 5:00 PM Bow Tie Cinemas at Reston Town Center

  • Sat, Oct 22, 5:00 PM Bow Tie Cinemas at Reston Town Center


Screens in Shorts Program I: Part of Me
 

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San Fra​ncisco Film Society (San Francisco, CA)
 

  • Sun, Nov. 6, 1:00 PM The Vogue Theatre

Screens in the Vanishing Worlds: Documentary Shorts Program

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Austin Jewish Film Festival (Austin, TX)
 

  • Sun, Nov. 6, 1:00 PM Regal Arbor Cinema 8

  • Wed. Nov. 9, noon Regal Arbor Cinema 8

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Docaviv Galilee (Maalot -Tarshicha, Israel)

  • Thurs. Nov. 10 - check below link for showtime and address

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Columbus Jewish Film Festival (Columbus, Ohio)
 

  • Kristallnacht Commemoration: Wed. Nov. 9, 7:00 PM Trinity Lutheran Seminary/Gloria Dei Worship Center

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Rocky Mountain Women's Film Institute (Rocky Mountain, CO)
 

  • Sat Nov. 12, 9:00 AM Fine Arts Center

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DIRECTORS' CHOICE AWARD WINNER!

Gold Coast International Film Festival (Long Island, NY)
 

  • Wed. Nov. 9, 8:00 PM Hillwood Recital Hall (followed by Q&A with Brianna Perez & Kokoe Tanaka-Suwan, including a performance by the Liu Post String Ensemble)

  • Wed. Nov. 15, 11:30 AM Bowtie Great Neck Squire Cinemas (followed by Q&A w/ Joseph Feingold)

 

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EUROPEAN PREMIERE

International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam - IDFA

(Amsterdam, Netherlands)
 

  • Thurs, Nov 17, 9:15pm/21:15, Munt 13

  • Sat, Nov 19, 10:45am , Melkweg Cinema

  • Sun, Nov 20, 12:30pm, Munt 9

  • Thurs, Nov 24, 12:45pm, Tuschinski 3

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Vienna Jewish Film Festival (Vienna, Austria)
 

  • Wed, Nov. 23, 5:45 PM Metrokino

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Beth Tzedec Jewish Film Festival (Calgary, Canada)
 

  • Sun, Nov. 27, 7:25 PM Beth Tzedec Congregation

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Museum of Tolerance (Los Angeles, CA)
 

  • Thurs. Dec. 8, 7pm Museum of Tolerance - RUSH ONLY

 

Post-film conversation with filmmakers Kahane Cooperman & Raphaela Neihausen and film subjects student Brianna Perez and music teacher Kokoe Tanaka Suwan, moderated by Larry Wilmore.

2017

 

Tucson International Jewish Film Festival (Tucson, AZ)

 

  • Thurs, Jan. 16, 7pm Tucson JCC (Screens with Surviving Skokie)

 

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Desert Film Society (Palm Springs, CA)

 

  • Sat, Jan. 21, 9:40am Camelot Theaters (Screens with Dolores)

 

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AUDIENCE AWARD WINNER! 

Palm Beach Jewish Film Festival (Palm Beach, FL)

 

  • Fri, Jan 27, 11am Cinemark Palace 20 (Screens with Every Face Has a Name)

  • Fri. Feb 10, 11m Frank Cinebowl (Screens with Every Face Has a Name)​

 

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AUDIENCE AWARD WINNER! 

Atlanta Jewish Film Festival (Atlanta, GA)

 

  • Sun, Jan 29, 11:25am Regal Perimeter Pointe

  • Sat. Feb 4, 1:45pm Lefont Sandy Springs

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Screens as part of Shorts Program 2

 

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The Wrap (Los Angeles, CA)
 

  • Tues. Feb. 7, 8:05pm The Landmark

 

Post screening panel discussion with filmmakers Kahane Cooperman & Raphaela Neihausen.

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Museum of Tolerance (Los Angeles, CA)
 

  • Wed. Feb. 8, 7pm Museum of Tolerance

 

Following the screening, please join moderator Larry Wilmore for a conversation with filmmakers Kahane Cooperman & Raphaela Neihausen.

Private screening: click here to RSVP

The Friars Club (NY, NY)
 

  • Wed. Feb. 8, 7:30pm The Friars Club

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Delancey Street Theatre (San Fransisco, CA)

  • Thu. Feb. 9, 7pm Delancey Street Screening Room 

Private screening: click here to RSVP

SVA Theatre (NY, NY)
 

  • Fri. Feb. 10, 7pm SVA Theatre

 

Following the screening, please join moderator Stephen Colbert for a conversation with filmmakers Kahane Cooperman & Raphaela Neihausen.

Private screening: click here to RSVP

SVA Theatre (NY, NY)
 

  • Mon. Feb. 13, 7:30pm SVA Theatre

 

Following the screening, please join moderator Jon Stewart for a conversation with filmmakers Kahane Cooperman & Raphaela Neihausen.

Private screening: click here to RSVP

San Diego Jewish Film Festival (San Diego, CA)

 

  • Mon, Feb. 13, 5pm ArcLight Cinemas

 

Screens as part of Joyce Forum's Shorts Program "Happy Hour & A Half"

 

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TIFF Bell Lightbox (Toronto, ON)

 

  • Wed. Feb. 15, 6:30pm TIFF Bell Lightbox, Cinema 5

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Bertha Dochouse (London, UK)

  • Wed. Feb. 22, 6:20 Curzon Cinemas
     

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Boulder International Film Festival (Boulder, CO)

  • Sat. March 4, 2:45 PM Boulder High School


​Screens in the Short Films 2 Program

 

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East Bay Jewish Film Festival (Pleasant Hill, CA)

  • Sat. March 4, 7:30 PM Century 16 Theatres Pleasant Hill

  • Fri. March 10 2:45 PM Century 16 Theatres Pleasant Hill


​Screens with Avinu

 

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Miami Film Festival (Miami, FL)

  • Sat. March 11, 9:00 PM Regal 17


​Screens with Menashe

 

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One World Film Festival (Czech Republic)

  • Sat. March 11, 2:00 PM Ponrepo Theater

  • Sat. March 11, 3:00 PM Bio OKO Theater

  • Mon. March 13, 4:00 PM Svetozor - Small Hall 
     

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Boulder Jewish Film Festival (Boulder, CO)

  • Wed. March 15, 12:30 PM The Boedecker Theater

  • Sat. March 18, 7:30 PM The Boedecker Theater


Screens in the Best Jewish Shorts program 

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Honolulu Jewish Film Festival (Honolulu, HI)

  • Thurs. March 16, 7:30 PM Doris Duke Theater

  • Sun. March 19, 7:30 PM Doris Duke Theater


Screens with Beautiful Music 

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Maine Jewish Film Festival (Portland, ME)

  • Mon. March 20, 7:00 PM CTN Studio Portland

  • Tues. March 21 1:00 PM Nickelodeon Cinema
     

Screens with Dimona Twist

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Pioneer Valley Jewish Film Festival (Springfield, MA)

  • Sun. March 26, 1:00 PM Weinstein Auditorium, Smith College
     

Screens in the Short Film Case

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Docudays UA International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival 

(Kyiv, Ukraine)

  • Thur. March 30, 2:00 PM Cinema House Blue Hall

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Westchester Jewish Film Festival (Pleasantville, NY)

  • Fri. March 31, 7:00 PM Jacob Burns Film Center
     

Screens with The Wonderful Kingdom of Papa Alaev 

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Baltimore Jewish Film Festival (Baltimore, MD)

  • Thurs. April 6, 7:30 PM Gordon Center for Performing Arts
     

Screens with A Heartbeat Away

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Festival of Tolerance JFF Zagreb (Zagreb, Croatia)

  • Tues. April 11, 9:15 PM Kino Europa
     

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Theatrical Screenings (USA)

Theatrical Screenings of the 2017 Oscar® Nominated Documentary Shorts.  Taking place in 158 theaters across the country

 

Click here for a full list of theaters 

Moniff Monadnock International Film Festival (Keene, NH)

  • Sat. April 22, 9:30 AM Colonial Theatre
     

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JCC Manhattan (NY, NY)

  • Mon. April 24, 6:00 PM
     

Screening followed by Q&A with subject Joe Feingold and director Kahane Cooperman.
 

Presented in remembrance of Yom Hashoah.    

Click here for more information; FREE for everybody

Tampa Bay Jewish Film Festival (Tampa, FL)

  • Sun. April 23, 3:00 PM Bryan Glazer Family JCC

  • Thurs. April 27, 7:00 PM Museum of Fine Arts - St. Pete
     

Screens with Eva Hesse
 

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Detroit Jewish Film Festival (Detroit, MI)

  • Sun. May 7, 5:00 PM THE BERMAN Center for the Performing Arts
     

Screens with A Heartbeat Away
 

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Philadelphia Jewish Film Festival (Philadelphia, PA)

  • Mon. May 8, 7:30 PM Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts

Screens before Big Sonia

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Toronto Jewish Film Festival (Toronto, Canada)

  • Sun. May 7, 1:00 PM Alliance Francaise

  • Weds. May 10, 3:30 PM Cineplex Cinemas Empress Walk 9 
     

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Wilmington Jewish Film Festival (Wilmington, NC)

  • Tues. May 9, 7:00 PM Thalian Hall Main Stage

Screens before In Search of Israeli Cuisine

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Washington Jewish Film Festival (Washington, D.C.)

  • Sun. May 21, 7:15 PM E Street Cinema

  • Weds. May 24, 6:30 PM E Street Cinema
     

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Doc Edge (Wellington & Auckland, NZ)

  • Thurs. May 18, 2:30 PM Wellington, The Roxy

  • Thurs. June 1, 4:30 PM Auckland, The Q Theatre
     

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Cronograf (Republic of Moldova)

  • May 25 - 31, 2:30 PM Wellington, The Roxy
     

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St. Louis Jewish Film Festival (St. Louis, MI)

  • Wed. June 7, 4:00 PM Landmark Plaza Frontenac Cinema
     

Screens alongside The Maestro: In Search of Lost Music
 

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GRAND JURY PRIZE WINNER!

Moscow Jewish Film Festival (Moscow, Russia)

  • Wed. June 14, 5:00 PM Oktyabr Cinema
     

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West Virginia Jewish Film Festival (Charleston, WV)

  • Sun. June 18, 7:00 PM Caperton Planetarium Theater - Clay Center
     

FREE! Screens as part of "Jews in Shorts" lineup

Note: free hummus tasting competition in the lobby at 6pm

 

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GRAND JURY AWARD WINNER! 

Asterfest International Film Festival (Strumica, Macedonia)

  • Wed. June 28, 7:00 PM Anton Panov Hall

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AUDIENCE AWARD WINNER!

Berkshire Jewish Film Festival (Lenox, MA)

  • Mon. July 10, 4:00 PM Duffin Theatre
     

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Rochester International Jewish Film Festival (Rochester, NY)

  • Mon. July 17, 7:00 PM Nazareth College Arts Center


Screens before the Barrage 8 Concert

 

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PBS PREMIERE

POV Broadcast (USA)

  • Mon. July 24, check local listings for time
     

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Solo Positivo Film Festival (Šibenik, Croatia)

  • July 4 - August 17 St. Michael's Fortress
     

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Sid Jacobson JCC Film Festival (Greenvale, NY)

  • Wed, Sept 13, 7:30 PM JCC

  • Thurs, Sept 14, 2:00 PM JCC
     

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Legacy Film Festival on Aging (San Francisco, CA)

  • Fri, Sept. 15, 2:00 PM New People Cinema

 

Screens in the "Legacy Shorts: Fresh Views of Later Life"  section

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Shir Hadash Synagogue (Montclair, NJ)

  • Sat, Sept. 16, 7:30 PM Shir Hadash

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Film Without Borders (Bad Saarow, Germany)

  • Sun, Sept. 17, 9:30 AM Bad Saarow

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Dallas Jewish Film Festival (Dallas, TX)

  • Sun, Sept. 24, 3:00 PM SMU Hughes Trigg Student Center

 

Screens with Past Life

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Mostra Internacional de Cinema Documental (Valencia, Spain)

  • Sun, Sept. 30, 8:00 PM MONTAVERNER

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Columbia Jewish Film Festival (Columbia, SC)

  • Sun, Oct. 15, 2:00 PM Nickelodeon Theatre
     

Screens in the Sunday Shorts section with the CJFF Student Film Competition

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Oklahoma Jewish Film Festival (Tulsa, OK)

  • Tues, Oct. 24, 2:00 PM Circle Cinema
     

Screens with The Green Park

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Ocean County Jewish Film Festival (Toms River, NJ)

  • Sun, Oct. 29, 3:30 PM Marquee Cinemas - Orchard 10
     

Screens in the Shorts Program

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Silicon Valley Jewish Film Festival (Cupertino, CA)

  • Tues, Oct. 31, 2:00 PM AMC Saratoga 14

  • Sun, Nov. 5, 1:30 PM AMC Saratoga 14
     

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Boston Jewish Film Festival (Boston, MA)

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  • Wed, Nov. 15, 1:00 PM Coolidge Corner Theater

  • Sun, Nov. 19, 3:30 PM West Newton Cinema
     

Screens with Big Sonia

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The Jewish Museum (NY, NY)

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  • Mon, Dec. 4, 10:00 AM Scheuer Auditorium
     

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