• SAVE THE DATE: JANUARY 28 – FEBRUARY 19, 2015

    The dates for the 15th annual Atlanta Jewish Film Festival are set, so mark your calendars for 23 days of cinema, running January 28 through February 19, 2015. More details to come!


Festival Updates

Highlights from Toronto International Film Festival

As we prepare for our 2015 season, we monitor the festival circuit for films that are of interest to AJFF. Here are just a few filmJewish issues and stories that debuted at Toronto.

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Turner Classic Movies Presents the Jewish Experience on Film Tuesdays in September

This September, TCM proudly presents The Projected Image: The Jewish Experience on Film, a month-long showcase of movies focusing on Jewish history and heritage as portrayed on screen.

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UK Jewish Film Festival vs. Tricycle Theatre

The ongoing crisis in Gaza has spilled into the world of Jewish film festivals in the past week, after the Tricycle Theatre in northwest London backed out of hosting the UK Jewish Film Festival. So long as the festival accepted sponsorship from the Israeli Embassy, the theatre says it cannot host the event.

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Helen Marie Stern, In Memoriam

Helen Marie Stern was many things -- a devoted supporter of the arts, a tireless volunteer, an animal lover -- but most of all she was our friend. Her death, this past Saturday, was not unexpected, but all the preparation in the world could not soften the blow.

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"Run Boy Run" Encore On Sale Now!

Run Boy Run, the 2014 AJFF Opening Night film, is returning for a special encore. For those unable to attend the rescheduled Opening Night event due to winter weather, the Atlanta Jewish Film Festival is pleased to present three encore screenings on Wednesday, May 14 at Lefont Sandy Springs theater. Tickets are $18 and available for purchase now!

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