Two JIFF films received nominations for Asia Pacific Screen Awards

October 17, 2019 by  
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Israeli actor Erain Naim has been nominated for a prestigious Asia Pacific Screen Award (APSA) for his role in Eynayim Sheli (Chained). Read more

The Jewish International Film Festival announces 2019 JIFF short film fund recipients

June 3, 2019 by  
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The Jewish International Film Festival (JIFF) has announced Karen Pearlman and Joel Kohn as the recipients of the 2018 JIFF Short Film Fund. Read more

JIFF creates Short Film Fund

February 15, 2017 by  
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Eddie Tamir, Artistic Director, Jewish International Film Festival, (JIFF) has announced the Festival’s inaugural Short Film Fund.

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Eyeless in Gaza

November 2, 2016 by  
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Sydney businessman and owner of Polaris Films, Robert Magid has spent the past year working on a feature film – Eyeless in Gaza. Read more

JIFF 2016

October 16, 2016 by  
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The 2016 Jewish International Film Festival’s Lindy Tamir speaks to Henry Greener…a video presentation. Read more

The Outrageous Sophie Tucker…a movie review by Roz Tarszisz

October 31, 2014 by  
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Many descriptions have been applied to showbiz legend Sophie Tucker. Add consummate self promoter and marketer to mistress of the snappy one-liner. Far ahead of her time, this 2013 homage documents her talent, wit and charm. Read more

JIFF – Up and Rolling

October 31, 2014 by  
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The Jewish International Film Festival has opened its 2014 event in Sydney marking 25 years of bringing Jewish movies to screens in Australia and New Zealand. Read more

Red Carpet in Melbourne

November 8, 2013 by  
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In a night to rival Hollywood, over 500 guests strolled down the red carpet into Melbourne’s Classic Cinema’s foyer in Elsternwick to mark the opening of the Jewish International Film Festival. Read more