2016 AJFF Audience Award Winners Announced, Tickets Now On Sale


The ballots have been tabulated and the 2016 AJFF Audience Awards presented by the Helen Marie Stern Memorial Fund have been announced! Join us at GTC Merchants Walk on Sunday, March 6 for a last chance to see the winning films.

Best Narrative: Naked Among Wolves

Just weeks before liberation, Buchenwald concentration camp prisoners risk their lives to hide a small Jewish child in this transfixing narrative of those who audaciously reach for a higher ideal.

Get your tickets:
March 6 at 2:20 PM at GTC Merchant's Walk (SOLD OUT)
March 6 at 8:15 PM at GTC Merchant's Walk >>

Best Documentary: Breakfast at Ina's

This affectionate homage to a beloved Chicago eatery and its magnetic namesake, chronicles the final days of a restaurant as uniquely individual as its founder, a disabled Brooklyn native stigmatized by her interracial marriage during the 1960s, who achieved her dream to reinvent dining with high ideals.

Get your tickets:
March 6 at 12:20 PM at GTC Merchant's Walk >>
March 6 at 6:35 PM at GTC Merchant's Walk >>

Best Short: To Step Forward Myself

A 25-year-old American student who made aliyah after college, is remembered for giving his life in defense of Israel. Screening will feature a post-film Q&A with filmmaker Yael Luttwak.

Get your tickets:
March 6 at 4:55 PM at GTC Merchant's Walk >>