Above and Beyond

The untold true story of a group of World War II pilots that volunteered to fight for Israel in the War of Independence.


An old Jewish baker struggles to keep his business afloat until his young Muslim apprentice accidentally drops cannabis in the dough and sends sales sky high.

The Last Mentsch

Having spent a lifetime concealing his heritage, an aging German Holocaust survivor finally tries to come to terms with his past .

Once in a Lifetime

A powerful and inspirational drama based on a true story.

Short Films: Big Ideas

Enjoy three film shorts programs that will be presented, each made by independent filmmakers who tell compelling stories relevant to current Israeli and Jewish life.


2015 Season
Saturday, October 24 – Sunday, November 1

The Stamford Jewish Community Center is proud to welcome you to the 14th season of the Jewish Arts & Film Festival of Fairfield County. We are thrilled to present to you the very best current Jewish films, speakers, fine art and literature that the international Jewish community has to offer. Recognized as an essential part of the Jewish cultural scene in Fairfield County, the Jewish Arts & Film Festival is a highly anticipated celebration of Jewish and Israeli life, culture, community and history, brought to audiences during the Festival week and throughout the year.

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2013 Jewish Arts & Film Festival - presented by Jewish Community Center of Stamford
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