New Release: Theodore Bikel: In the Shoes of Sholom Aleichem

New Indiewire article by Leonard Maltin:
Theodore Bikel, A Living Legend | Read Now

June Screenings: Kulturefest NYC June 21 • Portland JFF June 21 • Chicago JFF June 22 • Tallahassee Film Society June 26 - 28 • Jewish Culture Festival Krakow June 28

New Release: Raise the Roof
A New Documentary Film by Yari & Cari Wolinsky
Just Announced: BEST FILM Audience Award - Philadelphia JFF!
Upcoming Screenings: Barcelona JFF
JFF June 21Portland JFF June 23Berkshire JFF July 13
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The National Center for Jewish Film's
18th Annual Film Festival Jewishfilm.2015

It's a Wrap!

16 film premieres over 24 screenings with 2 dozen special guests!

NCJF's Festival Press Coverage!
Boston Globe
- "Festival Has Strong Lineup, Points of View"
Boston Globe - "Forbidden Films Looks at the Dark Side of the Silver Screen"
Boston Globe - "Mark Your Calendars - Critics Pick"
Jewish Journal - "NCJF Film Festival is a Family Affair"
Jewish Advocate - "18th Year Lineup"
Jewish Advocate - "Sophie Tucker, Theodore Bikel & Post-War Jews Among

“Je Suis Charlie, Je Suis Juif”
Yves Jeuland’s documentary Being Jewish in France (Comme un Juif en France)
“There's a Yiddish saying: 'Hard to be a Jew'; Jeuland's film adds the qualifier 'in France.' Unlike similar American docs, Being Jewish in France is neither a bittersweet nor a triumphalist tale of adaptation and achievement.” —Village Voice

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Sharon Pucker Rivo honored by
Washington Jewish Film Festival
at Breaking Home Ties event screening | Festival Site

Read feature on Rivo & NCJF in Washington Post | Article

Mamele starring Molly Picon - NCJF Digital Restoration
“Sparkling gem… Picon is so delicious and quirky, you want to give her a knip in bekl (pinch her cheek).” – Forward
“Here are words to live by: Anything with Molly Picon is worth seeing. Mamele (is a) marvelous comic melodrama.” – KQED Public Radio
Critics Pick

Chicago Premiere: Mamele at Spertus
Sunday, May 31, 2:00 pm
Post-Film Discussion with NCJF Co-Director Lisa Rivo

JUF News Article | Read

The Trial of Adolf Eichmann
"A fascinating assemblage of interviews, footage, and analysis. It is highly recommended." –Jewish Daily Forward
"Taking the Banality Out of Evil", Forward |
"...Evil but not Banal", New York Times | Link

Kol Nidre (1939) - NCJF Digital Restoration
A bissel of this, a bissel of that, Kol Nidre has a little bit of everything, combining family melodrama and romance with popular songs, cantorial music and comic bits in an inventive pastiche of themes and styles.

American Jerusalem: Jews and the Making of San Francisco
CRITICS PICK - One of the Top 10 films of the year, San Francisco Chronicle
WINNER - CINE Golden Eagle Award

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