2019 Athens Jewish Film Festival Dates
The 2019 Festival will run March 23-27, 2019.
Following the success of the 2018 Festival expanding to 5 days, the 2019 Athens JFF will also run for 5 days next spring.
As the schedule of films and events fills out, along with any special pre-festival events that arise — we’ll be sure to keep you updated.
★ 8 DOWN, 1 TO GO—2019 FEATURE FILM SELECTIONS ALMOST COMPLETE!
All the feature films for the 2019 Festival have been selected, except for the Opening Night Film.
You can see the list with links to the film trailers on the Full Schedule Page.
★ ATHENS DOWNTOWN DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY PROVIDES GRANT FUNDS FOR 2018-19 ATHENS JEWISH FILM FESTIVAL.
The grant, in the amount of $2,000, was announced by Downtown Athens Georgia board member Elise LeQuire, who added, “[We are] delighted to support your wonderful event!”
Opening Night Gala & Opening Night Film
Tickets & Information
The 2019 Athens JFF will continue to follow our expanded 5-day schedule that began with last year’s 10th Anniversary Festival.
Our 2019 festival will begin on March 23 with a Celebratory Gala at Wall & Broad in Downtown Athens.
After the Gala, we’ll be screening our opening night film @ Ciné (film details coming soon.)
Your Opening Night Gala Tickets cover the entire evening’s events, and will be available for sale soon for $65.00.
The Festival Pass now allows patrons to attend our Opening Night Film following our Gala,* in addition to viewing all Athens Ciné screenings of feature films & the Shorts Competition winners, March 23-27, 2019.
Your Pass will also include the Closing Night Film @ Ciné and Closing Night Party with noshes @Ciné Lab. You can enjoy substantial savings on all 9 feature films & series of shorts when you buy Festival Passes!
Festival Passes will be available for sale soon for $49.00.
*Festival Pass patrons will be seated at the Opening Night Film after Gala patrons have been seated.
Sponsorships, Print Ads, & Donations
The journey that we have taken together over our first decade has led to our ever-burgeoning success—from the festival’s birth to its communally nurtered growth—and would not have been possible without you! See Barbette Hauser’s musings in “Flagpole.”
We greatly appreciate your support!
Many Thanks to Our 2018 Advertisers, Sponsors, and Donating PartnersYou can see the complete list of 2018 sponsors, donors and advertisers
who have so generously supported us on our Sponsors & Donors page.