Life in Stills, PJFF’s international award winner
Now in its 16th year, New Filmmakers Weekend celebrates the work of first-time Jewish directors for excellence in filmmaking. This season, the Festival will present three awards:
- International Award to Tamar Tal, Director of Life In Stills (Israel),
- the National Award to Judy Lieff, Director of Deaf Jam (USA), and
- the Local Award to Director Bud Clayman, Director of OC87: The Obsessive Compulsive, Major Depression, Bipolar, Asperger’s Movie (Philadelphia).
The Festival will also recognize and present the short film The Earthquake by a local new filmmaker Danielle Lessovitz. New Filmmakers Weekend will be hosted by Dan Friedman, Managing Editor of The Forward.
More trailers after the jump.
OC87: The Obsessive Compulsive, Major Depression, Bipolar, Asperger’s Movie, local award winner