Seattle Jewish Film Festival

Stroum Jewish Community Center (map) Eastside
March 10-18, April 14-15

This annual film festival explores and celebrates global Jewish and Israeli life, history, complexity, culture, and filmmaking. The festival showcases international, independent and award-winning Jewish-themed and Israeli cinema, and the audience votes on their favorites. This year, the theme is "isREEL Life" in celebration of Israel's 70th anniversary. On opening night, see Maktub, a mob comedy by Oded Raz, and attend a Tom Douglas-catered dessert party. There will also be an Eastside opening featuring the documentary Shalom Bollywood about Jewish Indian performers. Other highlights will include the excellent documentary Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story and a ceremony honoring filmmaker Tiffany Shlain (The Tribe).

See the full lineup here.

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Stroum Jewish Community Center

3801 East Mercer Way, Mercer Island, WA 98040

Event Times
  • March 10-18, April 14-15
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