2016 Festival dates announced

The 20th Anniversary UK International Jewish Film Festival will run from 5th – 20th November 2016 with an exciting line up!

More details to follow.


Knowledge Is The Beginning

This documentary follows a unique musical collaboration, dedicated to furthering the cause of peaceful coexistence in the Middle East, bringing together young musicians from both sides of the divide.

19 – 22 September, JW3


Green Park

The Green Park Hotel opened its doors in 1943 and for over forty years was a key hub of Anglo Jewish life. This lively and warm-hearted film delves into the Anglo Jewish community, examining how it developed and flourished in the 20th century.

25 – 29 September, JW3

UKJF at Borehamwood

Laugh Lines

When Hannah learns that her beloved husband Froike has only a few months left to live, she decides they should die together. Froike, however, has other plans, and with the help of their granddaughter he gives Hannah a new lease of life.

21 – 25 September, Reel Borehamwood

UKJF in Manchester

Rabin, the Last Day

“Spellbinding moviemaking”
The Huffington Post

Lauded director Amos Gitaï (Kippur) delves into the prelude and aftermath of the 1995 assassination of Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin in this gripping docudrama.

24 – 27  September, Manchester

UKJF Education

Lights, Chutzpah, Action!

Lights, Chutzpah, Action! is UK Jewish Film’s exciting film-based, education project funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund, led by young volunteers from the Noam Masorti Youth movement.

The project offers young people opportunities to research and make short films about the involvement of British Jewry in film and cinema heritage in the UK.

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