CJFF Schedule

10th Annual Columbus Jewish Film Festival - November 2-16, 2014

Columbus Jewish Film Festival Presents

The 2014 Schedule of Events 

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Please note schedule is subject to change.
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Sunday, November 2  -  Opening Night! - 6:30 pm

Lincoln Theatre  -  769 E. Long Street, 43203
Wexner Center Director Sherri Geldin interviews Avi Nesher following the film
Reception begins at the conclusion of the interview with Mr. Nesher

Tickets:  $35

The Wonders 

Directed by Avi Nesher, Narrative/Drama, 2013, 112 min., Israel, Hebrew with English subtitles.
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Tuesday, November 4  - 7 pm

JCC – 1125 College Avenue, 43209
Film followed by discussion with Rabbi Harold Berman and Father David Monaco

Tickets:  In Advance:  $8 JCC Members, Seniors, & Students; $10 Nonmembers/At The Door:  All tickets are $10

The Jewish Cardinal

Directed by Ilan Duran Cohen, Narrative/Drama, 2012, 90 minutes, France, French with English subtitles
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Thursday, November 6  -  Double Feature – 5:30/8:15 pm

Drexel Theater  -  2254 E. Main Street, 43209
Pre-ordered boxed dinners available for purchase. Must be prepaid. Order deadline is October 30.

Tickets:  In Advance:  Film Only – $8 JCC Members, Seniors, & Students; $10 Nonmembers/At The Door: All tickets are $10;  Dinner: $10 JCC Members, Seniors & Students; $10 Nonmembers

5:30 pm - A Place in Heaven

Directed by Joseph Madmony, Narrative/Drama, 2013, 117 minutes, Israel, Hebrew with English subtitles

8:15 pm - 24 Days

Directed by Alexandre Arcady, Narrative/Drama, 2014, 110 minutes, France, French with English subtitles – Violence
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Sunday, November 9  -  DocSunday

Drexel Theater  -  2254 E. Main Street, 43209

11:30 am  -  The Outrageous Sophie Tucker

Directed by William Gazecki, Documentary, 2013, 96 minutes, USA
Tickets:  In Advance:  $8 JCC Members, Seniors, & Students; $10 Nonmembers/At The Door: All tickets are $10

1:30 pm  -  Rescue in the Philippines

Directed by Russell Hodge and Cynthia Scott, Documentary, 56 minutes, USA

Q & A with Aurora Quezon Avencena and Sarah Weiss, Executive Director of the Center for Holcaust Studies & Education in Cincinnati following the film.

Tickets:  In Advance:  $8 JCC Members, Seniors, & Students; $10 Nonmembers/At The Door: All tickets are $10

Presented in partnership with The Leventhal Fund of the Columbus Jewish Foundation

3:45 pm  -  Road to Eden

Directed by Doug Passon, 2013, 75 min., USA
Tickets:  In Advance:  $8 JCC Members, Seniors, and Students; $10 Nonmembers/At The Door: All tickets are $10

7:00 pm – Dan Nichols & Eighteen Concert

The subject of the Road to Eden documentary perform live at the JCC!

Tickets:  In Advance:  $10 JCC Members, Seniors, and Students; $15 Nonmembers; $5 Children 12 and under.  Pizza will be available for purchase before the concert.

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Tuesday, November 11  -  7 pm

Drexel Theater  -  2254 E. Main Street, 43209

Tickets:  In Advance:  $8 JCC Members, Seniors, & Students; $10 Nonmembers/At The Door:  All tickets are $10

It Happened in St. Tropez

Directed by Daniele Thompson, Narrative/comedy, 2013, 100 minutes, France, French with English subtitles
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Wednesday, November 12  -  7 pm

The Wexner Center for The Arts  -  18871 N. High, 43210
Q & A with Director Alan Berliner following the film

Tickets:  In Advance:  $5 JCC Members, Wexner Center Members, Seniors, & Students; $8 Nonmembers

First Cousin Once Removed

Directed by Alan Berliner, Documentary, 2013, 79 minutes, USA
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Thursday, November 13   -  7 pm

Drexel Theater  -  2254 E. Main Street, 43209

Tickets:  In Advance:  $8 JCC Members, Seniors, & Students; $10 Nonmembers/At The Door:  All tickets are $10

Bethlehem

Directed by Yuval Adler, Narrative/Drama, 2013, 99 minutes, Israel/Germany/Belgium, Hebrew & Arabic with English subtitles
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Sunday, November 16  -  A New York Morning – 10 am Brunch/11 am Film 

JCC  -  1125 College Avenue, 43209

Tickets:  In Advance:  Film: $8 JCC Members, Seniors, and Students; $10 Nonmembers/At The Door: All tickets are $10;  Brunch:  $16 JCC Members, Seniors & Students and Nonmembers; Reservation deadline is November 10th.

70 Hester Street

Directed by Casimir Nozkowski, Documentary/short, 2014, 10 minutes, USA

The Sturgeon Queens

Directed by Julie Cohen, Documentary, 2014, 52 minutes, Canada
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Sunday, November 16  -  Closing Night  -  7:00 pm

Tickets:  In Advance:  $8 JCC Members, Seniors, & Students; $10 Nonmembers/At The Door:  All tickets are $10

JCC  -  1125 College Avenue, 43209
10th anniversary dessert reception following the film.

 

Run Boy Run

Directed by Pepe Danquart, Narrative/Drama, 2014, 107 minutes, Germany/France, Polish, German, Russian, Yiddish with English subtitles

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