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HOTEL INDIGO OFFERING SPECIAL RATES FOR MARCH 18 (MORE…)

Hotel Indigo Athens is offering a Special Discount Rate for the March 18—our Opening Night Celebration, which is being held at the Hotel. Offer ends March 8. Details…

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.

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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.Select & Buy Opening Night Tickets

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Festival
Passes

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!

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Sponsorships, Print Ads, & Donations

If you would like to support our efforts with a donation, sponsorship or an ad in our print program, please select from the “Support Athens JFF” menu above. We greatly appreciate your support!

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2017 Events & Films Schedule

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NOW RUNNING ONSTAGE—FEBRUARY 22–MARCH 12—“THE TEMPLE BOMBING,” ONSTAGE @ALLIANCE THEATRE, ATLANTA

This theatricalization is inspired by the award-winning book “The Temple Bombing” by Melissa Fay Greene. This world premiere is presented on the occasion of The Temple’s 150th anniversary.

Also, Athens JFF will be hosting an event featuring Ellen G. Rafshoon, who curated the 2008 exhibit at Emory University on the 50th anniversary of the bombing. Location, date & time of Rafshoon’s event to be determined.

More info on the play…

More info on the Emory exhibition.

SATURDAY, MARCH 18—5:00 PM—FESTIVAL OPENING NIGHT FILM—“MOOS”— & “OPENING CELEBRATION”

The 2017 Athens Film Festival kicks off with our Premiere Film Screening of “Moos” at 5:00 p.m. @Athens Ciné, followed at 7:00 p.m. with our “Opening Celebration” with hors d’oeuvres & music at Hotel Indigo, catered by Home.Made.

Buy Your Opening Night Celebration Tickets.

SUNDAY, MARCH 19—1:00 PM—SCREENING “ABULELE” @ CINE
SUNDAY, MARCH 19—3:00 PM—SCREENING “ON THE MAP” @ CINE
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

The 2017 Athens Film Festival concludes with our Closing Night Films & Reception, which includes:
• 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.

Many Thanks to Our 2016-17 Advertisers, Sponsors, and Donating Partners

You can see the complete list of 2016 sponsors, donors and advertisers
who have so generously supported us on our 2016 Sponsors & Donors page.