NCJF Films are screening worldwide….
Our Children - Portuguese Cinematheque, Museum of Cinema
The Dybbuk - Il Cinema Del Carbone, Mantova, Italy (part of Marc Chagall exhibit)
The Dybbuk - Academy of Arts, Berlin Germany



Cuba’s Forgotten Jewels: A Haven in Havana
New Release - Just Announced!
Book Now for Film festival & Event Screenings
Spotlight screenings:
  Laemmle Theaters LA, Miami Beach Cinematheque, Washington Jewish Film Festival, Atlanta Jewish Film Festival, Havana Int’l Film Festival


NCJF Films On TV Now!
Broadcasting Nationally on American Public Television

NCJF’s JEWISH FILM SHOWCASE:
Raise the Roof
Carvalho's Journey
Ahead of Time


Rosenwald NOW ON DVD!
Special Edition 2 DVD includes 4.5+ hours of bonus materials
Buy now for home use or classroom/library use

Audience & Critics Pick!  275 Festival & Event screenings
Rosenwald screened at the Obama White House!
Watch video of Valerie Jarrett comment on the film and her ties to the story.



NOW ON DVD & BLU RAY: Carvalho's Journey
Buy DVD

"Staggering...breathtaking." --Wall Street Journal
• "Great story. Stunning visuals. A very rare treat." --Huffington Post
• "Should really be seen on the big screen. Pure movie adventure. I absolutely loved this film.." --Unseen Films


It's a wrap!
Thanks for a fabulous festival!
Many thanks to our visiting filmmakers, special guests, co-presenters & sponsors.

 



For 40 years, NCJF has rescued, restored & exhibited rare films that document the vibrancy of Jewish life.

“Keeper of the Jewish film legacy.” —The Boston Globe
“Reviving a vanished heritage, a trove of priceless movies.”
—Time Magazine



Theodore Bikel: In the Shoes of Sholom Aleichem
Now on DVD & Blu-ray!

Buy Now!
Film Festival Favorite! More than 100 Event Screenings



NOW ON DVD & BLU-RAY!
Raise the Roof
Buy Now!

Audience Favorite - Winner of Six Film Awards!



280+ Films on DVD
Films A-Z
Recommendations
Special Offers



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



NCJF in the News...

On CBS News Sunday Morning
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Profile in Hadassah Magazine
| Read
Feature in Times of Israel
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Digital Site Licensing (DSL)
Now available for most titles in distribution

NCJF now offers DSL to universities, colleges and libraries. Contact us to request a quote.


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.



Silent Film Classic: A Child of the Ghetto
“Griffith packs a remarkable density of incident and emotion."- The New Yorker

Stockholm Film Festival • Jewish Museum Prague • New York Jewish Film Festival • Maine Jewish Film Festival • Gdansk Culture Festival



Beverly Weinger Boorstein (1941-2016)
Attorney, Massachusetts Probate Court Judge, and pioneering advocate for gender equality & children’s rights. Beverly was a founding board member of NCJF: a central figure in the Center’s creation and advisor for more than 40 years. We are devastated by her passing, but celebrate her extraordinary life.



Fyvush Finkel (1922-2016)
Actor, Performer, Pillar of Yiddish Theater
| Watch Mr. Finkel in one of NCJF’s rare archive films
| Read New York Times obituary
| Read Forward obituary
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Listen to 2010 Tablet podcast



Leonard Cohen (1934-2016)
Watch - Cohen Performs "Hallelujah" 2009 
Watch - Cohen Blesses Israel & Palestinian Bereaved Parents for Peace
Watch - Cohen in Israel Calls for Peace with "Anthem Ring the Bells”
Read - "When Leonard Cohen Crooned for Israel in Its Darkest Hour"
Read - "Is Leonard Cohen’s New Song His Most Jewish Ever?”
Read - "Leonard Cohen: The Mensch Who Always Remembered His Past”

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