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Philadelphia Jewish Film Festival

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April 2018
Free - $15

An Act of Defiance – PJFF CineMondays 2018 Centerpiece Film

April 23 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Gershman Y, 401 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19147 United States
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PJFF CineMondays 2018 - Centerpiece Film The Philadelphia Jewish Film Festival's CineMondays 2018 series is proud to present AN ACT OF DEFIANCE as this season's Centerpiece Film. Based on real events, this award-winning historical thriller follows the fate of Nelson Mandela and his inner circle of Black and Jewish anti-Apartheid fighters after their arrests during a raid in Rivonia, South Africa, in the summer of 1963. Expertly crafted and thoughtful, AN ACT OF DEFIANCE is a soulful account of a crucial moment in the history of…

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Free - $15

The Cousin – PJFF CineMondays 2018 Screening

April 30 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Gershman Y, 401 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19147 United States
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PJFF CineMondays 2018 The Philadelphia Jewish Film Festival's CineMondays 2018 series will premiere THE COUSIN, an Official Selection of the Venice International Film Festival. Writer/director Tzahi Grad's darkly comic thriller follows the relationship of a well-intentioned Palestinian handyman (Ala Dakka) and his liberal-leaning Israeli employer (Grad) after a neighborhood girl reports being sexually assaulted. Evoking some comparisons to Jordan Peele’s 2017 hit Get Out, THE COUSIN is an edge-of-your-seat genre-bender that is guaranteed to get audiences talking. Clip: https://youtu.be/-6cCJxcqXjc

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May 2018
Free - $15

Mr. & Mrs. Adelman – PJFF CineMondays 2018 Screening

May 7 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Ritz East, 125 S 2nd St
Philadelphia, PA 19106 United States
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PJFF CineMondays 2018 The Philadelphia Jewish Film Festival CineMondays 2018 series is proud to premiere MR. & MRS. ADELMAN. Nicolas Bedos and Doria Tillier co-write and co-star in this stylish and witty award-winning French dramedy about the highs, lows, passions, and betrayals of a 40-year marriage between an arrogant writer (Bedos) and his vivacious wife (Tillier). Trailer: https://youtu.be/WRyC9Z4lCSI

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$15 - $20

Heading Home – PJFF CineMondays 2018 Closing Night Film

May 14 @ 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
National Museum of American Jewish History, 101 South Independence Mall East
Philadelphia, 19106 United States
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PJFF CineMondays 2018 - Closing Night Film In honor of Israel70, the Philadelphia Jewish Film Festival's CineMondays 2018 series will close the season with TWO screenings of HEADING HOME: THE TALE OF TEAM ISRAEL. This warm and inspirational documentary follows Team Israel as they compete in the World Baseball Classic for the first time in history. With a lineup of Jewish American Major League ballplayers, HEADING HOME celebrates the triumphs of a little team that could – and did – pave the way for future…

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