FESTIVAL PASSES & OPENING NIGHT CELEBRATION TICKETS SOLD MARCH 11 OR LATER WILL NOT BE MAILED (MORE…)
Festival Passes and Opening Night Celebration tickets bought online March 11 or later will not be mailed. You can pick up your passes or tickets at their respective locations.
If you have any questions, please contact us.
“THE RED & BLACK” STORY—ATHENS JFF MORE THAN JUST FILMS (MORE…)
FLAGPOLE COVER FEATURES 2017 ATHENS JFF (MORE…)
AMBASSADOR JUDITH VARNAI SHORER TO INTRODUCE “ON THE MAP” SUNDAY, MARCH 19 (MORE…)
Israel’s Consul General to the Southeast will introduce “On the Map,” the against-all-odds story of Maccabi Tel Aviv’s 1977 European Championship in basketball. The documentary screens at 3:00 p.m., Sunday, March 19@Ciné. The Ambassador’s remarks begin at 2:30 p.m.
2017 SHORT FILM COMPETITION WINNERS CHOSEN (MORE…)
Check out this year’s Shorts Winners. These films will receive their awards & be screened during our Closing Night Party.
Opening Celebration & Opening Night Film
Tickets & Information
The 2017 Athens Jewish Film Festival will continue our great traditional “Opening Celebration” following a feature film screening of “Moos.” New lower ticket prices are $40, which includes both the Opening Night Film Screening at Ciné, March 18, 2017 followed by the Opening Celebration with hors d’oeuvres & music at Hotel Indigo. To attend the Opening Celebration only, ticket prices are $30.
The Festival Pass allows patrons to view all feature films & Shorts Competition winners, March 19-21, 2017. Your Pass will also include the Closing Night Party & Screening at Ciné. Save when you buy Festival Passes and view all feature films @ Ciné, plus the short films!
(Individual movie tickets are available at Ciné’s box office 15 minutes prior to the film, at standard Ciné prices & subject to availability.)
2017 Events & Films Schedule
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SATURDAY, MARCH 18—5:00 PM—FESTIVAL OPENING NIGHT FILM—“MOOS”— & “OPENING CELEBRATION”
SUNDAY, MARCH 19—1:00 PM—SCREENING “ABULELE” @ CINE
SUNDAY, MARCH 19—3:00 PM—SCREENING “ON THE MAP” @ CINE. INTRODUCTION BY SPECIAL GUEST AMBASSADOR JUDITH VARNAI SHORER
SUNDAY, MARCH 19—5:00 PM—SCREENING “A BLIND HERO: THE LOVE OF OTTO WEIDT” @ CINE
SUNDAY, MARCH 19—7:45 PM—SCREENING “FIRE BIRDS” @ CINE
MONDAY, MARCH 20—4:00 PM—SCREENING “THE KIND WORDS” @ CINE
MONDAY, MARCH 20—6:30 PM—SCREENING “FEVER AT DAWN” @ CINE
MONDAY, MARCH 20—8:45—SCREENING “PETER THE 3RD” @ CINE
TUESDAY, MARCH 21—FESTIVAL CLOSING NIGHT RECEPTION & SCREENING—“FOR THE LOVE OF SPOCK” @ CINE
• 5:00 PM—2017 Short Film Competition Screening & 3 Winners
• 6:00 PM—Closing Night Reception with Noshes
• 7:30 PM—Closing Night Film: “For The Love Of Spock”
The Closing Night Event is included with a Festival Pass.
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who have so generously supported us on our 2016 Sponsors & Donors page.