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Miami Jewish Film Festival 2017

  • 16 Jan 2017
  • 7:00 PM
  • 25 Jan 2017
  • 9:00 PM
  • Miami Beach Cinematheque at Historic City Hall, 1130 Washington Ave, South Beach
  • 60


MON, JAN 16-WED, JAN 25:

Miami Jewish Film Festival 2017


MON, JAN 16, 7p:

S is for Stanley

Directed by Alex Infascelli

Italy | 78 minutes | 2016 |  Trailer

English and Italian with English subtitles

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This intimate portrait of Stanley Kubrick by his former personal assistant and confidante reveals the man behind the legendary filmmaker for the first time

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MON, JAN 16, 7p

 

TUE, JAN 17, 7p:

Bang! The Bert Berns Story

Directed by Brett Berns & Bob Sarles

US | 94 minutes | 2016 | Trailer

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One of the founding fathers of 1960s rock and soul, songwriter Bert Berns produced an impressive number of hits and inspired artists ranging from Paul McCartney to Neil Diamond, as detailed in this affectionate documentary.

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TUE, JAN 17, 7p

 

WED, JAN 18, 7p:

Harold & Lillian: A Hollywood Love Story

Directed by Daniel Raim

US | 96 minutes | 2016 | Trailer

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An enthralling and moving love story of Harold & Lillian Michelson, a married couple whose contributions remain largely uncredited in helping shape the visual storytelling of some of Hollywood's most iconic films, including The Birds, The Graduate, and Full Metal Jacket.

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WED, JAN 18, 7p

 

THU, JAN 19, 7p:

In Between

Directed by Maysaloun Hamoud

Israel-France | 102 minutes | 2016 | Trailer

Arabic and Hebrew with English subtitles

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In this sparkling feature film debut, three Palestinian twenty-something women sharing an apartment in the vibrant heart of Tel Aviv find themselves doing the same balancing act between tradition and modernity, citizenship and culture, fealty and freedom.

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THU, JAN 19, 7p

 

MON, JAN 23, 7p:

1945

Directed by Ferenc Torok

Hungary | 91 minutes | 2016

Hungarian with English subtitles

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In this astonishingly haunting film reminiscent of Oscar-winner Ida, deep undercurrents run beneath the simple surface in a quaint village that's ultimately forced to face up to its "ill-gotten" gains from the Second World War.

Director Ferenc Torok will be in attendance!

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MON, JAN 16, 7p

 

TUE, JAN 24, 7p:

Big Sonia

Directed by Lea Warshawski & Todd Soliday

US | 90 minutes | 2016 | Trailer

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One of the last Holocaust survivors left in Kansas City, Sonia Warshawski, may be just shy of five feet tall, but her enormous, sparkling personality and stirring stories of survival have earned her the nickname "Big Sonia."

Directors Lea Warshawski & Todd Soliday will be in attendance!

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TUE, JAN 24, 7p

 

WED, JAN 25, 7p:

Stefan Zweig, Farewell to Europe

Directed by Maria Schrader

Austria-Germany | 109 minutes | 2016 | Trailer

German, Spanish, Portuguese w/ English subtitles

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This powerful film recounts the years of exile for world-famous Jewish author Stefan Zweig, as he fled the rise of Nazism in Europe and lived between Buenos Aires, New York, and Brazil, in search of a home in this new world.

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WED, JAN 25, 7p


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