5 to 7

A heart-warming comedy-drama exploring the intoxicating affair between a young aspiring writer and the older wife of a French diplomat.

7 Nov

book

8.30pm

London Phoenix Cinema

Sponsors: Stephen Margolis

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21 Nov

book

7.00pm

London Odeon Wimbledon

Sponsors: Stephen Margolis

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21 Nov

book

9.00pm

London Odeon Swiss Cottage

Sponsors: Stephen Margolis

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22 Nov

book

6.00pm

Nottingham Broadway

Sponsors: Stephen Margolis

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Apples from the Desert

Nominated for three Israeli Academy Awards and adapted from the much-loved book, Apples from the Desert is a timeless tale of tradition versus modernity.

11 Nov

book

8.30pm

Nottingham Broadway

Sponsors: David and Sayoko Teitelbaum, Isabelle & Ivor Seddon

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12 Nov

book

6.20pm

Manchester HOME

Sponsors: Judith Gordon & Alan Spier

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14 Nov

6.00pm

London Odeon Swiss Cottage

Sponsors: David and Sayoko Teitelbaum and Isabelle and Ivor Seddon

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14 Nov

book

7.00pm + Reception

Glasgow CCA Glasgow

Sponsors: David and Sayoko Teitelbaum and Isabelle and Ivor Seddon

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19 Nov

book

9.00pm

London JW3 Hall

Sponsors: David and Sayoko Teitelbaum and Isabelle and Ivor Seddon

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Bacon & God’s Wrath (short)

11 Nov

book

9.00pm

London Phoenix Cinema

Sponsors: The Rudnick Family

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22 Nov

book

4.00pm

Manchester HOME

Sponsors: Marilyn and Jonathan Berg, Sonya and Roger Bower, Edna and Alan Miller, Lynne and Ivor Nathan, Ruth and Alan Silman

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Bulgarian Rhapsody

A beautifully rendered and engrossing coming-of-age tale of unrequited love, set amidst the turbulence and tragedy of the Bulgarian alliance with Nazi Germany.

10 Nov

book

7.00pm

London Odeon Swiss Cottage

Sponsors: Mrs Barbara Sieratzki

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15 Nov

book

6.30pm

London Odeon Wimbledon

Sponsors: Mrs Barbara Sieratzki

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18 Nov

6.45pm

London JW3

Sponsors: Mrs Barbara Sieratzki

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Closer to the Moon

A wonderfully inventive comic heist movie starring Mark Strong and Vera Farmiga, based on the true story of a group of Jewish friends and former Resistance members who set out to rob a bank.

7 Nov

book

7.30pm

London BFI Southbank

Sponsors: Bank Leumi (UK), Simons Muirhead & Burton, Max Jankel Sterne

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8 Nov

book

6.00pm

Manchester Cineworld Didsbury

Sponsors: The Emanuel Charitable Trust

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8 Nov

book

6.00pm

Nottingham Broadway

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Crossing Delancey

Guardian columnist Hadley Freeman discusses her favourite Jewish film Crossing Delancey. Isabelle Grossman is happily single, but her Bubbe is determined to find her a match.

22 Nov

book

5.30pm

London JW3 Hall

Sponsors: Tonstate, The Arthur Matyas and Edward Wojakovski Charitable Foundation

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Deli Man

A dazzling showcase of Jewish food and its inseparable link to American Jewish culture. Deli Man charts a mouthwatering history of the deli’s establishment as a cornerstone of American cuisine.

8 Nov

4.00pm

London JW3

Sponsors: Marc Winer

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22 Nov

4.10pm

London JW3

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Dough

A Jewish baker’s failing business gets an unexpected boost when his Muslim apprentice, also a cannabis dealer, drops a load of dope in the dough.

8 Nov

book

8.15pm

Leeds Seven Arts

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10 Nov

6.00pm

London Phoenix Cinema

Sponsors: The Board of Deputies

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14 Nov

7.00pm

London Odeon South Woodford

Sponsors: The Board of Deputies, Laurence & Yochy Davies

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14 Nov

book

8.30pm

Manchester Cineworld Didsbury

Sponsors: Susan and Roy Kaitcer and Family

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17 Nov

book

8.30pm

Nottingham Broadway

Sponsors: The Board of Deputies

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21 Nov

book

7.00pm + Reception

Glasgow CCA Glasgow

Sponsors: The Board of Deputies

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22 Nov

2.00pm

London JW3

Sponsors: The Board of Deputies

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Dégradé

Bitter internecine conflict and subtle social observation strike an unusual match in this impressive drama set within a women's beauty salon in Gaza.

16 Nov

8.30pm

London Ciné Lumière

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18 Nov

9.00pm

London JW3

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Encirclements

Aharon is chosen to carry the Torah scrolls on Simchat Torah, but after dropping and shattering the Torah, life takes an unexpected and devastating turn.

8 Nov

book

6.00pm

London JW3

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10 Nov

book

8.00pm

Manchester Cineworld Didsbury

Sponsors: Vicki & Bobby Garson

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10 Nov

book

9.00pm

London JW3 Hall

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19 Nov

book

7.30pm

Glasgow CCA Glasgow

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Every Face Has a Name

An exceptional film about how to live with the past and dream of a future. Survivors watch themselves arriving at the Swedish port of Malmö in 1945, on rare archival film.

15 Nov

book

6.00pm

London Odeon Swiss Cottage

Sponsors: Jessica Sebag Montefiore, Selina & Andrew Gellert

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17 Nov

book

4.00pm

London JW3

Sponsors: Jessica Sebag Montefiore, Selina & Andrew Gellert

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Experimenter

A fascinating true story of Jewish psychologist Stanley Milgram, and his groundbreaking ‘Obedience Experiments’ in 1961.

14 Nov

book

8.45pm

London Odeon Swiss Cottage

Sponsors: Philippa & Richard Mintz, Beauchamp Estates

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19 Nov

book

8.45pm

London Regent Street Cinema

Sponsors: Philippa & Richard Mintz, Beauchamp Estates

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Eye for an Eye

Tense, action-packed and unpredictable, Suicide follows the final hours of a man in debt to a ruthless loan-shark.

12 Nov

book

9.00pm

London Odeon Swiss Cottage

Sponsors: Lord & Lady Collins of Mapesbury

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Fauda

Watch the entire stunning new Israeli TV series that has garnered critical acclaim and thrilled audiences in equal measure. A brilliantly realised depiction of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

10 Nov

book

6.00pm

London JW3 Hall

Sponsors: EL AL, Louise & Hilton Nathanson

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15 Nov

book

6.00pm

London JW3 Hall

Sponsors: EL AL, Louise & Hilton Nathanson

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19 Nov

book

6.00pm

London JW3 Hall

Sponsors: EL AL, Louise & Hilton Nathanson

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Felix and Meira

Two wayward strangers find comfort in one another. As Félix opens Meira’s eyes to the world outside of her tight-knit Orthodox community, her desire for change becomes harder for her to ignore.

8 Nov

8.15pm

London JW3

Sponsors: Marc Worth

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11 Nov

book

6.30pm

London Barbican

Sponsors: Marc Worth

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14 Nov

book

8.50pm

London Ciné Lumière

Sponsors: Marc Worth

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17 Nov

book

8.30pm

Manchester Cineworld Didsbury

Sponsors: The Family of Selwyn Horwich

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Fire Birds

Amir Wolf’s electrifying directorial debut, a thriller combining a murder mystery with a riveting examination of two men struggling to rejoin a society that has rejected them.

18 Nov

book

8.00pm

Manchester Cineworld Didsbury

Sponsors: Beaverbrooks

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21 Nov

7.00pm

London The May Fair Hotel

Sponsors: David Dangoor

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Haven (Ceasefire)

Religious, class and sexual tensions between two couples threaten to boil over in this superbly gripping drama set during the Second Lebanon War.

10 Nov

book

9.00pm

London Phoenix Cinema

Sponsors: Edward Azouz

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17 Nov

8.30pm

London JW3

Sponsors: Edward Azouz

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Hill Start

A box-office comic sensation in Israel about a bourgeois Jerusalem family who bring new meaning to the word dysfunctional.

14 Nov

book

9.15pm

London JW3 Hall

Sponsors: Dennis & Gillian Levine

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15 Nov

4.00pm

Leeds MAZCC

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15 Nov

book

6.30pm

Manchester Cineworld Didsbury

Sponsors: Illuma

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17 Nov

book

7.30pm

Glasgow CCA Glasgow

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21 Nov

book

7.00pm

London Odeon South Woodford

Sponsors: Fran Osen, Ruth & Gary Freedman, and Daniel & Louise Osen in memory of Maurice Osen

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Hotline

Delve into the Hotline centre, a tiny downtown office, tasked with helping thousands of new African migrants adjust to a new life in Israel.

12 Nov

book

6.45pm

London Phoenix Cinema

Sponsors: New Israel Fund

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I Smile Back

A revelatory performance from Emmy-nominated comedian Sarah Silverman in this visceral and powerful tale of female disillusionment with suburban life.

11 Nov

book

2.00pm

London JW3

Sponsors: Sabrina and Eric Lemer, Erica & Stuart Peters

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17 Nov

book

6.50pm

London Odeon Swiss Cottage

Sponsors: Sabrina and Eric Lemer, Erica & Stuart Peters

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JeruZalem

Two young girls follow a handsome anthropology student to Jerusalem, but their getaway descends into a nightmare when the Day of Atonement arrives...

10 Nov

book

8.30pm

London JW3

Sponsors: Anne Joseph & James Libson

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18 Nov

book

9.15pm

London Odeon Swiss Cottage

Sponsors: Anne Joseph & James Libson

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Jew Eat Yet

In this special event, Solomons and Zarum discuss the comic, moral and ethical issues surrounding the representation of Jewishness in Woody Allen's films. Illustrated with hand-picked clips!

10 Nov

book

9.20pm

London Odeon Swiss Cottage

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Kapunka (short)

11 Nov

book

6.30pm

London Odeon Swiss Cottage

Sponsors: Veronique & Jonathan Lewis

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11 Nov

6.30pm

London JW3

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11 Nov

8.30pm

London Odeon South Woodford

Sponsors: Veronique & Jonathan Lewis, The Steen family

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14 Nov

6.45pm

London JW3

Sponsors: Veronique & Jonathan Lewis

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Labyrinth of Lies

Giulio Ricciarelli directs his debut based on the landmark investigations that led to the Frankfurt Auschwitz trials, and Germany's collective post-war amnesia on its horrors.

8 Nov

book

6.00pm

London Odeon Swiss Cottage

Sponsors: Fiona & Peter Needleman

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12 Nov

book

6.15pm

London Everyman Hampstead

Sponsors: Fiona & Peter Needleman

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Manpower

A compassionate and engrossing tale of four interwoven lives in crisis, set amidst Tel Aviv's immigrant workers.

12 Nov

6.30pm

London JW3

Sponsors: New Israel Fund

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My Nazi Legacy

Renowned human rights barrister Philippe Sands QC journeys with two sons of SS officers, to find if they can admit to their fathers' crimes.

11 Nov

book

6.20pm

Manchester HOME

Sponsors: The Centre for Jewish Studies

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19 Nov

8.40pm

London Odeon Swiss Cottage

Sponsors: Yad Vashem - UK Foundation, World Jewish Relief

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20 Nov

12.00pm

London JW3

Sponsors: Yad Vashem - UK Foundation, World Jewish Relief

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Nyosha (short)

19 Nov

8.40pm

London Odeon Swiss Cottage

Sponsors: Yad Vashem - UK Foundation, World Jewish Relief

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Orthodox

London’s criminal underbelly and Haredi Jewish community collide in a dark portrait of disintegrating urban lives with an outstanding performance by Stephen Graham.

11 Nov

book

6.30pm

London Phoenix Cinema

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18 Nov

book

8.30pm

London Barbican

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Partner with the Enemy

The inspiring story of two women, one Israeli and one Palestinian, uniting with the dream of forming a business.

15 Nov

12.00pm

London JW3

Sponsors: New Israel Fund

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16 Nov

book

7.30pm

London Odeon Swiss Cottage

Sponsors: New Israel Fund

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Princess

Tali Shalom-Ezer’s disturbing, psychological drama expertly captures the vulnerability and confusion of a young teenage girl on the cusp of becoming a woman.

11 Nov

book

8.30pm

London Everyman Hampstead

Sponsors: Karen & Lawrence Lever

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14 Nov

book

8.35pm

London Barbican

Sponsors: Karen & Lawrence Lever

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Probation Time

Director Avigail Sperber crafts a riveting and intensely personal film, focusing on her younger sister's battle against alcoholism and her family's struggle to unite.

9 Nov

book

6.00pm

London JW3

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17 Nov

book

6.30pm

London JW3

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Raise the Roof

A revelatory documentary that challenges age-old convictions about Polish-Jewish relations and the Jewish relationship with visual arts.

11 Nov

book

4.00pm

London JW3

Sponsors: The Muriel and Gus Coren Charitable Foundation

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16 Nov

book

7.30pm

Glasgow CCA Glasgow

Sponsors: The Muriel and Gus Coren Charitable Foundation

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17 Nov

book

2.00pm

London JW3

Sponsors: The Muriel and Gus Coren Charitable Foundation

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Red Leaves

An absorbing drama offering a rare insight into Israel's Ethiopian community, following one man's struggle to pass on old cultural traditions.

9 Nov

8.00pm

London JW3

Sponsors: The Muriel and Gus Coren Charitable Foundation

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18 Nov

book

2.00pm

London JW3

Sponsors: The Muriel and Gus Coren Charitable Foundation

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Sabena

A heart-pounding account of the dramatic hijacking of Sabena flight 571, and an astonishing insight behind this flashpoint from the era of terrorist hijackings.

14 Nov

book

6.45pm

London JW3 Hall

Sponsors: Jewish News

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Sacred Sperm

Sensitive and deeply complex, Sacred Sperm explores one of the most suppressed issues of the Orthodox Jewish Community: the sin of ‘wasting sperm’.

9 Nov

book

8.45pm

London Odeon Swiss Cottage

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Septembers of Shiraz

Academy Award winner Adrien Brody and Salma Hayek lead this stunning adaptation of Dalia Sofer’s critically acclaimed novel. A Jewish couple amid the 1979 Iranian Revolution

12 Nov

8.00pm

London Regent Street Cinema

Sponsors:

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14 Nov

8.50pm

London JW3

Sponsors: Jeffrey Gruder QC & Gillian Gruder

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19 Nov

book

8.00pm

Manchester Cineworld Didsbury

Sponsors: Nigel Alliance OBE

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She’s Funny That Way

Peter Bogdanovich's star-powered comedy featuring outrageously funny performances from Hollywood A-listers Jennifer Aniston, Owen Wilson and Imogen Poots.

12 Nov

8.45pm

London JW3

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Suffragette

A thrilling drama about the foot soldiers of the early feminist movement, forced into a dangerous game of cat and mouse with an increasingly brutal state.

12 Nov

book

9.00pm

London Phoenix Cinema

Sponsors: Stella & Zamir Joory

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The Anarchist Rabbi

A meditative reflection on London’s Jewish workers’ movement through the voice of anarchist Rudolf Rocker, whose voice is brought to life by Steven Berkoff.

9 Nov

book

6.30pm

London Odeon Swiss Cottage

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The Bentwich Syndrome

Gur Bentwich delves into the life of his eccentric great-grandfather Herbert, uncovering a remarkable story on British Jewish life, filled with Zionists, artists and rebels.

15 Nov

book

4.00pm

Manchester Cineworld Didsbury

Sponsors: Liz & Philip Shapiro

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16 Nov

book

4.00pm

London JW3

Sponsors: ZF, JNF

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18 Nov

book

6.30pm

London Odeon Swiss Cottage

Sponsors: ZF, JNF

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19 Nov

book

7.30pm

Leeds Seven Arts

Sponsors: ZF, JNF

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The Chop

8 Nov

book

4.00pm

London Odeon Swiss Cottage

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8 Nov

4.00pm

London JW3

Sponsors: Marc Winer

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8 Nov

book

6.00pm

Manchester Cineworld Didsbury

Sponsors: The Emanuel Charitable Trust

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14 Nov

7.00pm

London Odeon South Woodford

Sponsors: The Board of Deputies, Laurence & Yochy Davies

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21 Nov

book

9.00pm

London Odeon Swiss Cottage

Sponsors: Stephen Margolis

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22 Nov

2.00pm

London JW3

Sponsors: The Board of Deputies

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The Farewell Party

A huge box-office hit, The Farewell Party is a unique, compassionate and unlikely comedy of a group of friends at a Jerusalem retirement home who decide to help their terminally ill friend.

11 Nov

book

9.00pm

London Phoenix Cinema

Sponsors: The Rudnick Family

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22 Nov

book

4.00pm

Manchester HOME

Sponsors: Marilyn and Jonathan Berg, Sonya and Roger Bower, Edna and Alan Miller, Lynne and Ivor Nathan, Ruth and Alan Silman

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The Funeral

10 Nov

6.00pm

London Phoenix Cinema

Sponsors: The Board of Deputies

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14 Nov

book

8.30pm

Manchester Cineworld Didsbury

Sponsors: Susan and Roy Kaitcer and Family

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The Guitar

8 Nov

book

4.00pm

London Odeon Swiss Cottage

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8 Nov

book

6.00pm

London JW3

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9 Nov

book

6.30pm

London Odeon Swiss Cottage

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10 Nov

book

7.00pm

London Odeon Swiss Cottage

Sponsors: Mrs Barbara Sieratzki

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10 Nov

book

8.00pm

Manchester Cineworld Didsbury

Sponsors: Vicki & Bobby Garson

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21 Nov

book

7.00pm

London Odeon South Woodford

Sponsors: Fran Osen, Ruth & Gary Freedman, and Daniel & Louise Osen in memory of Maurice Osen

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The Kindergarten Teacher

A show-stopping tale of obsession as a schoolteacher’s discovery of five-year-old’s poetic talent leads to a breathless spiral into infatuation and kidnapping.

9 Nov

book

8.00pm

London Phoenix Cinema

Sponsors: Keren & Paul Ristvedt

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22 Nov

6.00pm

London JW3

Sponsors: Keren & Paul Ristvedt

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The Last Five Years

Based on the hit musical by Jason Robert Brown, a struggling actress and her novelist boyfriend recount the rise and fall of their five-year love affair.

11 Nov

book

8.30pm

London JW3

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18 Nov

book

4.00pm

London JW3

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The Law

A gripping and elegant biopic tracing Simone Veil's courageous fight to legalise abortion in France.

15 Nov

book

6.30pm

London Ciné Lumière

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The Outrageous Sophie Tucker

Bringing to life the story of Sophie Tucker, an irrepressible trailblazer who set a world-shaking precedent for today’s female superstars.

15 Nov

book

3.15pm

London Barbican

Sponsors: Jewish Music Institute

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The Venice Ghetto, 500 Years of Life

The remarkable story of Venice is reconstructed in this fascinating documentary told through the eyes of a Jewish teenager.

12 Nov

2.00pm

London JW3

Sponsors: The Muriel and Gus Coren Charitable Foundation, Annabel Karmel, Italian Cultural Institute London

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19 Nov

book

6.45pm

London Odeon Swiss Cottage

Sponsors: The Muriel and Gus Coren Charitable Foundation, Annabel Karmel, Italian Cultural Institute London

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The Zionist Idea

An ambitious and fascinating study on the history of the modernist Zionist movement, starting from its late nineteenth century beginnings through to the present day.

8 Nov

book

5.30pm

London Phoenix Cinema

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19 Nov

book

2.30pm

London JW3

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Those People

Set in New York's Upper East Side, an elegantly stylish coming-of-age story about a young Jewish painter caught in a complicated love triangle.

17 Nov

book

9.15pm

London Odeon Swiss Cottage

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To Life!

Inspired by his mother and her friendships, director Jean-Jacques Zilbermann shapes a captivating drama of three Auschwitz survivors reuniting in post-war France.

15 Nov

9.10pm

London JW3

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21 Nov

book

6.30pm

London Odeon Swiss Cottage

Sponsors: The Association of Jewish Refugees

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21 Nov

book

6.30pm

London Odeon Swiss Cottage

Sponsors: The Association of Jewish Refugees

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Valley

A stark, powerful portrait of unloved teenagers, and the devastating consequences of leaving children to their own devices.

16 Nov

book

8.10pm

London JW3

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21 Nov

book

7.00pm

London JW3

Sponsors: New Israel Fund

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What’s in a Name?

A box-office sensation in France, this laugh-out-loud comedy focuses on a small family dinner that goes horribly wrong.

11 Nov

book

6.30pm

London Odeon Swiss Cottage

Sponsors: Veronique & Jonathan Lewis

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11 Nov

8.30pm

London Odeon South Woodford

Sponsors: Veronique & Jonathan Lewis, The Steen family

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14 Nov

6.45pm

London JW3

Sponsors: Veronique & Jonathan Lewis

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22 Nov

book

7.30pm

Leeds Seven Arts

Sponsors: Veronique & Jonathan Lewis

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22 Nov

8.15pm

London JW3

Sponsors: Veronique & Jonathan Lewis

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Women in Sink

In an Arab-owned hair salon in Haifa, Jewish and Arab clients sit together in candid conversations. A surprising, life-affirming and thoroughly engaging short film.

15 Nov

12.00pm

London JW3

Sponsors: New Israel Fund

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16 Nov

book

7.30pm

London Odeon Swiss Cottage

Sponsors: New Israel Fund

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Yona

The story of one of Israel's most celebrated cultural icons, Yona Wallach, as she makes her first steps into the realm of Hebrew poetry.

15 Nov

book

8.15pm

London Odeon Swiss Cottage

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