Sacramento Jewish Film Festival

Wednesday, Mar 24, 2021

Online
Sacramento, CA 94203

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Get Ready for the first ever virtual Sacramento Jewish Film Festival – A Program of the Jewish Federation of the Sacramento Region and the Jewish Community Relations Council.

Our festival promises to amuse, entertain, inspire, educate, and provide opportunities to share this experience together. We will offer a wide variety of films and related experiences: comedies, dramedies, dramas, documentaries, live Zoom chats with filmmakers, and community forums where we can exchange thoughts and feelings about the films we saw!

Films:
Tango Shalom
A Chasidic rabbi who needs money discovers his talent for tango dancing by chance and has to find a way to dance with the beautiful dance teacher without violating his religious beliefs about not touching a woman other than his wife. He consults a priest, an imam, Sikh religious leaders, rabbis, and HaShem. He deals with loving family and good-hearted people for the most part, except for the gossips. A happy movie with music and dance and humor and good people trying to help and do their best, as well as a multicultural element rarely seen in movies.

Length: 115 minutes

Director: Gabriel Bologna

The Interpreter
Ali Unger discovers a book by an Austrian SS officer that reveals the killing of his parents. He tracks down the officer, planning to kill him. Ali discovers that the officer is dead and that his son now lives in the home. When the son requires an interpreter, he hires Ali. They embark on a tense trip but learn to respect each other. The officer’s son finally starts to come to terms with his father’s horrific legacy.

Length: 113 minutes

Director: Martin Sulik

Perfect
Asaf, a chief content editor in the television industry, paralyzed on his left side, embarks on a journey to accept his disability. Asaf meets a group of disabled people who tell their stories and discuss their daily lives with incredible honesty, providing the viewer with a rare glimpse into the lives of people with disabilities.

Length: 81 minutes

Director: Yaniv Segalovich

Closing Ceremony

Tickets:
Ticket To One Film
Individual $12
Family $18

5-Ticket Pass
Individual $50 (save $10)
Family $75 (save $15)

Festival Pass
Individual $120 (save $168)
Family $180 (save $252)

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