UK Jewish Film Festival

UK Jewish Film Festival


The UK Jewish Film Festival returns for its 22nd edition from 8-22 November 2018.

The Phoenix is delighted once again to be a principal venue for the highly anticipated UK Jewish Film Festival. 85 outstanding international films showcasing the latest and best in contemporary cinema on Jewish themes - from lavish drama to hard-hitting documentaries.


To book tickets for the UK Jewish Film Festival.

www.booking.ukjewishfilm.org or call 020 3176 0048


UK Jewish Film Festival: The Prince and the Dybbuk15

20181117

UK Jewish Film Festival: The Prince and the Dybbuk

+ Q&A with Elwira Niewiera and Piotr Rosołowski As a Hollywood producer, Polish-born Michal Waszynski excelled in creating magical worlds and characters. His biggest creation, however, was his own ...

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UK Jewish Film Festival: ItzhakU

20181117

UK Jewish Film Festival: Itzhak

At the tender age of 13, Israeli boy Itzhak Perlman appeared on The Ed Sullivan Show , where he amazed his host and millions of people at home with his virtuosic violin performance. Since then he’s be...

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UK Jewish Film Festival: Tel Aviv on Fire

20181118

UK Jewish Film Festival: Tel Aviv on Fire

Salam is a production assistant on the set of an Arab speaking soap, popular in both Israeli and the Palestinian Territories. An unexpected promotion sees him become the show’s main scriptwriter, desp...

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UK Jewish Film Festival: The Resistance

20181118

UK Jewish Film Festival: The Resistance

Declared as a Jew-free city in 1943, Berlin at that time was in fact the home of approximately 7,000 Jews, hiding in basements and attics and relying on their resourcefulness, the kindness of stranger...

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UK Jewish Film Festival: 93Queen + Panel DiscussionU

20181118

UK Jewish Film Festival: 93Queen + Panel Discussion

They are fully frum and would never think of calling themselves feminists, but this group of Jewish Orthodox women from Borough Park, Brooklyn, are bona fide social reformers. Going against conservati...

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UK Jewish Film Festival: The Testament12A

20181118

UK Jewish Film Festival: The Testament

As he investigates a hidden Holocaust-era atrocity in Austria, Yoel, a world-renowned Israeli historian, is unearthing a painful truth close to home. An accidental discovery of classified documents re...

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UK Jewish Film Festival: Forgotten Soldier + Q&A12A

20181119

UK Jewish Film Festival: Forgotten Soldier + Q&A

Q&A with Lady Irene Hatter, Jacques Noach, Lucile Smith, Henry Goodman and Zoë Wanamaker Sally Noach’s refusal to tell his family about his actions during the war meant that his children had little...

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UK Jewish Film Festival: The Light of Hope12A

20181119

UK Jewish Film Festival: The Light of Hope

This riveting Spanish drama tells the extraordinary story of Elisabeth Eidenbenz, who, throughout the 1930s and 40s, under the careful scrutiny of Pétain’s fascist regime, ran a maternity home in the ...

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UK Jewish Film Festival: Budapest Noir

20181121

UK Jewish Film Festival: Budapest Noir

Introduced by producer Ildikó Kemény Director Éva Gárdos revisits film noir classics such as Chinatown in this stylish reimagining of Budapest in 1936, shortly before Hungary turned fascist. Invest...

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UK Jewish Film Festival: UnsettlingPG

20181121

UK Jewish Film Festival: Unsettling

Wishing to learn more about her fellow Israelis who live in the settlement of Tekoa in the West Bank, self-confessed liberal Iris Zaki (Women in Sink) moves there from Tel Aviv for a month. She sets u...

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UK Jewish Film Festival: Shelter15

20181122

UK Jewish Film Festival: Shelter

Naomi, a retired Mossad agent, is drawn back into service after a two-year hiatus following her husband’s death. Her mission – to protect Mona, a Lebanese collaborator brought to a safe house in Hambu...

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UK Jewish Film Festival: Humor Me15

20181122

UK Jewish Film Festival: Humor Me

With his wife leaving him for a French billionaire and his agent firing him, Nate – once a promising playwright in New York City – has no other choice but crashing at his dad’s retirement home in New ...

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