CJFF Schedule

9th Annual Columbus Jewish Film Festival - November 3-17, 2013

Columbus Jewish Film Festival Presents

The 2013 Schedule of Events 

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Sunday, November 3  -  Opening Night! - 7:00 pm

Columbus Museum of Art  -  480 E. Broad Street, 43215
Dessert reception following the film

Tickets:  $20

The ZigZag Kid 

Directed by Vincent Bal, 2013, 95 min., Belgium/Netherlands; English, Dutch & French with subtitles.

Presented in Partnership with the Men’s Club of Congregation Tifereth Israel
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Tuesday, November 5  -  Breaking Barriers, Building Bridges  -  7:00 pm

Gateway Film Center  -  1500 N. High Street, 43201

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

Two Sided Story  -  A Film About Peace and Reconciliation

Directed by Tor Ben Mayor, 2012, Israel/Palestine

Followed by a moderated table discussion

Presented in partnership with the Noor Islamic Cultural Center, Trinity Lutheran Seminary, Atid-Jewish Federation of Columbus, Tifereth Israel and Temple Israel
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Thursday, November 7  -  7:00 pm

JCC  -  1125 College Avenue, 43209
In Commemoration of Kristallnacht

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

Suskind

Directed by Rudolf van den Berg, 2012, 118 min., Netherlands; Dutch with subtitles
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Sunday, November 10  -  DocSunday

Drexel Theater  -  2254 E. Main Street, 43209

11 am  -  Sukkah City 

Directed by Jason Hutt, 2013, USA

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

1 pm  -  Lost Town - Call the JCC at 231-2731 for ticket availability

Directed by Jeremy Goldscheider, 2013, 85 min., USA/Ukraine/Israel/Poland/Brazil

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

Q & A with director Jeremy Goldscheider following the film

3:30 pm  -  Joe Papp In Five Acts 

Directed by Tracie Holder & Karen Thorsen, 2012, 84 min., USA

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

5:15 pm  -  Kinderblock 66: Return to Buchenwald 

Directed by Rob Cohen, 2012, 87 min., USA/Israel/Czech Republic/Germany

Q & A with Executive Producer Steven Moskovic and Buchenwald boy, Alex Moskovic

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

Presented in partnership with Cheryl and Jackie Jacobs
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Tuesday, November 12  -  7 pm

Drexel Theater  -  2254 E. Main Street, 43209

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

Simon and The Oaks

Directed by Lisa Ohlin, 2011, 122 min., Denmark/Germany/Norway/Sweden; English, German & Hebrew with subtitles

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Wednesday, November 13  -  Midweek Matinee – 1 pm

JCC  -  1125 College Avenue, 43209

Tickets:  In Advance  -  $7 JCC Members, Seniors, and Students; $7 Nonmembers/At The Door:  All tickets are $10

Broadway Musicals: A  Jewish Legacy 

Directed by Michael Kantor, 2012, 90 min., USA

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Wednesday, November 13   -  7 pm; 8:15 Dessert Reception

The Wexner Center for The Arts  -  18871 N. High, 43210

Tickets:  In Advance  -  $5 JCC Members, Seniors, and Students; $8 Nonmembers

Every Tuesday: A Portrait of The New Yorker Cartoonists 

Directed by Rachel Loube, 2012, 21 min., USA

Q & A with director Rachel Loube following the screening

The Art of Spiegelman

Directed by Clara Kuperberg & Joelle Oosterlinck, 2010, 43 min.,  France, French and English with subtitles.

Presented in partnership with the Ohio State Film Studies Program, Hillel at The Ohio State University, Wexner Center for the Arts and The Leventhal Visiting Artists Program

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Thursday, November 14  -  7 pm 

Drexel Theater  -  2254 E. Main Street, 43209

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

God’s Neighbors 

Directed by Meni Yaesh, 2012, 98 min., France/Israel; English, German, Hebrew with subtitles

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

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Sunday, November 17  -  Closing Night  -  5 pm; 7 pm Dinner

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

Dinner:  $15 Reservation deadline is November 10th

JCC  -  1125 College Avenue, 43209

 

5 pm The World is Funny  

Directed by Shemi Zarhin, 2012, 127 min., Israel; Hebrew with subtitles

Presented in Partnership with the Melton Center for Jewish Studies and Jewish Family Services

8 pm  -  Broadway Musicals: A Jewish Legacy  

Directed by Michael Kantor, 2012, 90 min., USA

Presented in Partnership with the Jewish Federation of Columbus

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