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Love It Was Not

About the Film 
In this astonishing but true story, a Nazi officer falls in love with a Jewish concentration camp prisoner, a taboo romance with decades-long repercussions.
Genre 
Documentary
Running Time 
82 minutes

Maverick Modigliani

About the Film 
The tangled, toxic life and stunning masterworks of one of the twentieth century’s most brilliant but ignored artists are vividly explored in this dazzling biography.
Genre 
Documentary
Running Time 
97 minutes

Minyan

About the Film 
In 1980s Brighton Beach, a closeted young man struggles to reconcile his strict Russian-Jewish upbringing with his burgeoning sexuality, in this contemplative coming-of-age drama.
Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
119 minutes

On Broadway

About the Film 
While audiences eagerly await returning to Times Square, this Broadway theater chronicle is packed with rhapsodizing superstars, jubilant show clips and beloved box office hits.
Genre 
Documentary
Running Time 
82 minutes

Powder Keg

About the Film 
The lives of four strangers intersect tragically in this dramatization of the February 2015 terrorist attacks that rocked Copenhagen.
Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
106 minutes

Rain in Her Eyes

About the Film 
One of Israel’s beloved children’s authors uncovers the dark truth behind a childhood trauma, in this intimate, revealing profile.
Genre 
Documentary
Running Time 
60 minutes

Shiva Baby

About the Film 
In this caustically comic rollercoaster of sex and neurosis, a disaffected young woman anxiously juggles an accumulation of mishaps and potentially disastrous encounters, each threatening to expose her messy multitude of secrets, all at the same funeral call.
Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
77 minutes

Shorts Program 1

About the Program: 

AJFF's Short Programs represent an international collection of narrative and documentary films, ranging from 40 to just a few minutes in length. Each program blends a variety of genres, styles, and subject matter.

Shorts Program 2

About the Program: 

AJFF's Short Programs represent an international collection of narrative and documentary films, ranging from 40 to just a few minutes in length. Each program blends a variety of genres, styles, and subject matter.

Shorts Program 3

About the Program: 

AJFF's Short Programs represent an international collection of narrative and documentary films, ranging from 40 to just a few minutes in length. Each program blends a variety of genres, styles, and subject matter.

Shorts Program 4

About the Program: 

AJFF's Short Programs represent an international collection of narrative and documentary films, ranging from 40 to just a few minutes in length. Each program blends a variety of genres, styles, and subject matter.

Soros

About the Film 
Demystifying the controversial financier who dares to tackle global problems, this biography illuminates one of the world’s richest philanthropists.
Genre 
Documentary
Running Time 
85 minutes

Spaceballs

About the Film 
Mel Brooks spoofs Star Wars and silly sci-fi conventions, in this outrageous outer space saga with an all-star cast.
Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
96 minutes

A Starry Sky Above the Roman Ghetto

About the Film 
The discovery of a puzzling photograph sparks a student to probe the history of Rome’s Jewish ghetto and the fate of a little girl, in this Italian teen drama interlacing past and present.
Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
100 minutes

Sublet

About the Film 
In this warmly affecting cross-generational melodrama, a middle-aged gay American writer numbed by tragedy finds solace in the company of a younger Israeli man.
Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
87 minutes

They Ain't Ready For Me

About the Film 
A force to be reckoned with, an energetic African-American rabbinical student hits the streets in a grassroots effort to save the ignored people of Chicago’s South Side.
Genre 
Documentary
Running Time 
88 minutes

Thou Shalt Not Hate

About the Film 
A split-second decision at a traffic accident triggers repercussions for a Jewish surgeon and a neo-Nazi’s daughter, in this gripping, potent drama.
Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
96 minutes

'Til Kingdom Come

About the Film 
Emmy-winning Israeli filmmaker Maya Zinshtein examines the dubious alliance between Trump-supporting evangelicals and Israel’s right-wing factions.
Genre 
Documentary
Running Time 
76 minutes

The Un-Word

About the Film 
In this snappy German satire laying bare the discords of modern multiculturalism, tempers flare after a Jewish student is goaded in a schoolyard brawl.
Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
85 minutes

Upheaval

About the Film 

Looking back at his legacy in a new light, one of Israel’s most venerated but complex and controversial leaders receives an incisive portrait.

Genre 
Documentary
Running Time 
87 minutes

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