Rock in the Red Zone

Rock in the Red Zone, an intimate portrayal of life on the edge in the war-torn city of Sderot.

Rabin in His Own Words

A captivating and moving firsthand account of the State of Israel through the eyes of a leader, who dreamed, worked and sacrificed for peace, and the tragedy that ended both his life and that hope.

The Kind Words

Three Jerusalem siblings take a life-changing trip to uncover the truth of their parentage.

Fever at Dawn

Based on the true story of writer/director Péter Gárdos’ parents, Fever at Dawn chronicles an unlikely love affair between two Hungarian Holocaust survivors recuperating in Sweden.

In Search of Israeli Cuisine

In a gastronomical expedition, Israeli-American celebrity chef-restaurateur Michael Solomonov zigzags Israel to savor a food revolution rooted in centuries-old tradition and discovers his culinary heritage anew.


Academy Award-winner Christopher Plummer is a dementia-stricken Holocaust survivor out for revenge.


2016 Season
Saturday, October 29 – Sunday, November 6

The Stamford Jewish Community Center is proud to welcome you to the 15th 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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