Yes! We are a year-round organization and present films most months of the year. Please see our Upcoming Screenings section to find out what we have coming up next. Better yet, join our email list and receive regular programming updates in your inbox!
There are many ways to get involved and support The Vancouver Jewish Film Festival (a non-profit arts organization).
Learn about volunteer opportunities (Click Here)
Arrange to bring a group to a film in the November Festival
Become a Festival Sponsor
Make a contribution
Individual tickets for films in the Main Festival can be purchased online, via telephone, or at individual venue box offices. See Ticket Info for details.
The method for purchasing tickets to our year-round programs varies from show to show. See the individual Upcoming Screenings listing for information.
This year our annual Festival took place from November 7th (Ridge Theatre) with our Opening Film and Reception "A Bottle in the Gaza Sea" the film screening was followed by a wine and appetizer reception at the theatre. All of the films this year were at The Ridge Theatre until November 15 when we presented our Closing Film "A.K.A. Doc Pomus " followed by our in-house closing wrap party.
We screen films at several movie theaters throughout the greater Vancouver area. Our venue this year for the Main Festival was the Ridge Theatre 3131 Arbutus Street in Vancouver at 16th Avenue.
No. We make arrangements to screen films for the public at theatre venues throughout greater Vancouver. We do not have films available for individual use.
The National Foundation for Jewish Culture maintains a listing of Jewish Film Festivals around the world on their website.
The Vancouver Jewish Film Festival Society is always open to co-sponsoring film events in our community. As THE film resource for Jewish film in Vancouver we have a long history of providing technical and research assistance and we welcome your inquiries.
99% of the films are not available locally, but a quick search of the title on the internet will usually offer some anwers.
The San Francisco Jewish Film Festival has produced a wonderful guide to planning a new film festival.
Yes! Visit our searchable Archive of all the films that have screened in the Festival for the last ten years.
Full details on the film submission process can be found on our Call for Entries page. Please read and follow all guidelines carefully. Submissions are not accepted without the Call for Entry form.
Films may be of any genre and any length, but must meet the following thematic criteria: films must highlight the Jewish experience; explore Jewish culture/heritage/history; or be of particular interest to the Jewish community.
All year round. Check the Submission section under Annual Festival for forms and deadlines
We welcome any comments. They can be directed to our email - firstname.lastname@example.org