The 1st Geneva International Jewish Film Festival took place from 23-27 March 2011.
The Opening Night Gala, with the Swiss Premiere of Barney’s Version was a sell out and in total there where 17 Swiss Premieres from 9 countries worldwide. Many guest directors, producers and actors attended the festival among them acclaimed Israeli Director – Avi Nesher whose hit Israeli film The Matchmaker was chosen as the Closing Night Gala. Other guests included Justin Bartha, Tracy-Ann Obermann and Susane Sutchy.
More information available on gijff.org