May 19, 2020
The 2021 Call for Entries is officially open! Filmmakers may submit their short or feature films for consideration for the 24th annual Miami Jewish Film Festival, the largest Jewish film festival in the world. Get all the details on selection criteria, the submission process, cash prizes, and more.
May 18, 2020
The Miami Jewish Film Festival is proud to announce its 24th Annual Edition will feature new competition categories offering cash awards totaling more than $40,000, including its inaugural $18,000 Documentary Achievement Award.
May 8, 2020
The Miami Jewish Film Festival is proud to announce that it has been named one of the 50 best film festivals in the world by MovieMaker Magazine, marking the first time a Jewish film festival has ever received this prestigious recognition.
Apr 19, 2020
This year, even more than ever, we are proud to mark Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Remembrance Day) by launching a special Virtual Program featuring a specially curated selection of Holocaust-themed movies that you can watch at home together with family members.
Apr 8, 2020
We're thrilled to announce the debut of the Miami Jewish Film Festival Virtual Cinema program that will allow us to continue sharing curated, cinematic gems from around the world by bringing the art house directly into your house!
Apr 6, 2020
As a special thank you to the brave people staying home and doing their part to help keep our community safe, the Miami Jewish Film Festival is proud to present a special curated online series of short films culled from the archives of the Festival.
Mar 30, 2020
A message to the public providing an update on Miami Jewish Film Festival's programming amid the health crisis and its new virtual activations planned ahead.
Mar 12, 2020
Now is the perfect time to browse online all the MJFF films available to stream on Netflix, Amazon Prime, iTunes, and Youtube. You can catch up on all the films you may have missed at our Festival or discover them all over again. Click play, sit back, and enjoy!
Jan 24, 2020
The Miami Jewish Film Festival is pleased to announce the 2020 Jury Prize winners in four categories: the Grand Jury Prize, the Next Wave Prize, the Best Short, and the Critics Prize.
Jan 24, 2020
After 13 momentous days, over 100 film premieres from 25 countries, appearances by more than 100 filmmakers, guest speakers, and performers, and a record-setting 31,000 attendees and 40 sold out shows, the 2020 Miami Jewish Film Festival has come to a stirring finale!
Jan 9, 2020
Over these 13 days of the Festival, all the film lovers wonder one thing: what film will win the Audience Award? Now's your chance to champion your Festival favorites and crown the Best Narrative Feature Film and Best Documentary Feature Film. So which films will it be?
Dec 27, 2019
The Miami Jewish Film Festival (MJFF) is proud to announce it's special Spotlight on Ibero-American Cinema program as part of its 23rd annual edition, occurring January 9-23, 2020, featuring films from Argentina, Spain, Portugal, and Brazil.
Dec 11, 2019
The largest Jewish film program in the world will be celebrated at the Miami Jewish Film Festival’s (MJFF) 23rd annual edition from January 9-23, 2020, premiering an unprecedented 107 films from 25 countries, and hosting more than 50 filmmakers and special guests.
Dec 3, 2019
The Miami Jewish Film Festival is thrilled to announce that it is a recipient of the prestigious Knight Foundation Award, which will provide $25,000 in funding to support the Festival's special curated program celebrating Yiddish silent cinema at next year's MJFF.
Nov 8, 2019
The Festival Premier Badge provides an all-inclusive experience, offering unparalleled access to films and events during the Miami Jewish Film Festival's 23rd annual edition, occurring over 13 days from January 10-24.
Sep 20, 2019
The Miami Jewish Film Festival is proud to announce its inaugural competition sidebar in which select films will be judged and compete for an $18,000 Grand Jury Prize. The prie marks the first such award to be offered by a Jewish film festival in the world.
Apr 8, 2019
The 2020 Call for Entries is officially open! Filmmakers may submit their short or feature films for consideration for the 23rd annual Miami Jewish Film Festival. Get all the details on selection criteria, the submission process, and more.
Jan 25, 2019
After 13 momentous days, over 80 film premieres from 25 countries, and appearances by more than 90 filmmakers, guest speakers, and performers, the 2019 Miami Jewish Film Festival has come to a stirring finale!
Dec 28, 2018
The Miami Jewish Film Festival has been named by Miami's Community Newspapers as Best of Miami! With our 2019 Festival just around the corner, you will have a chance to discover great laughs, great loves, and great memories at the largest Jewish cultural event in Florida.
Dec 26, 2018
The Miami Jewish Film Festival (MJFF) is proud to announce it is launching a special Spotlight on Women Filmmakers program as part of its 22nd annual edition, occurring January 10-24, 2019, featuring a record 25 filmmakers from 12 countries.