Run Boy Run

The extraordinary true story of a boy who seeks the kindness of others in his solitary struggle to outlast the Nazi occupation of Poland and keep alive his Jewish faith.

Under the Same Sun

Set in the near future, this film tells the story of two businessmen — one Palestinian and one Israeli — who struggle to set up a solar energy company midst strong opposition.

Kidon

Kidon opens on the morning of February 18, 2010 in Tel Aviv, as the world wakes to front-page photos of Mossad agents caught in the act of killing Hamas leader Mahmoud Al-Mabhouh a month earlier in Dubai.

Igor & the Cranes’ Journey

A family-friendly tale of a young boy, Igor, who shares a special bond with his father, a renowned birdwatcher, tracking the migratory patterns of cranes.

24 Days

This gripping thriller tells the true story of the kidnapping of Ilan Halimi in a Paris suburb. Assuming that all Jews have money, the kidnappers expect a huge ransom.

Aftermath

When Franciszek Kalina returns to his hometown in rural Poland after having lived in Chicago for decades, he learns that his brother Józef has been shunned by the community for acquiring and displaying dozens of Jewish tombstones that had been used by German forces as paving stones.

Welcome

The Stamford Jewish Community Center is proud to welcome you to the 13th 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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