Series of six “Best of Fest” & special event films.

The National Center for Jewish Film is a unique independent nonprofit film archive, distributor, resource center, and exhibitor. The Center’s collection of 15,000 reels of film is the world’s largest outside of Israel. Since 1976, NCJF has rescued, restored, and distributed films that document the diversity and vibrancy of Jewish life. To date, NCJF has restored 100 “orphan” films, including 44 Yiddish and silent feature films. Long recognized as a world leader in the collection and exhibition of Jewish film and culture, NCJF provides programming consultation to 7,000 educators and programmers each year. NCJF is also a major distributor of new films with Jewish content, representing 100 filmmakers from around the world.

Please use the State Street Corporation Fenway Entrance for the October 12 screening of God’s Neighbors.

In This Series


In the Shadow
Thursday, October 3, 2013
7:30 pm9:15 pm

Dir. David Ondricek (Czech Republic/Poland/Israel, 2012, 106 min.).


Ahead of Time: The Extraordinary Journey of Ruth Gruber
Wednesday, October 9, 2013
5:00 pm6:15 pm

Dir. Bob Richman (US, 2009, 73 min.).


I was a Captive in Nazi Germany
Wednesday, October 9, 2013
7:30 pm9:00 pm

Dir. Alfred T. Mannon (US, 1936, 72 min.)


God’s Neighbors
Saturday, October 12, 2013
7:30 pm9:10 pm

Dir. Meni Yaesh (Israel, 2012, 101 min.).


50 Children: The Rescue Mission of Mr. and Mrs. Kraus
Sunday, October 13, 2013
12:00 pm1:00 pm

Dir. Steven Pressman (US, 2013, 63 min.).


Closed Season
Sunday, October 13, 2013
2:30 pm4:15 pm

Dir. Franziska Schlotterer (Germany/Israel, 2012, 104 min.).