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We're Bringing the Art House to Your House

Mar 27, 2020

We're Bringing the Art House to Your House

Bring the art house to your house with our new partnership with Music Box Films offering an exclusive opportunity to enjoy a 1-month free subscription to Music Box Direct, a streaming service that brings you an ever-growing library of foreign, independent, and documentary films.

New Partnership Opens the World of Film in Your Home

Mar 20, 2020

New Partnership Opens the World of Film in Your Home

We're trying to make it easy for you to stay at home and get your heart full of art. So we're excited to announce a new partnership with Film Movement that will offer all South Florida movie lovers a free 1-month trial on their streaming platform.

Stream More Movies Through Our New Partnership

Mar 16, 2020

Stream More Movies Through Our New Partnership

We are excited to announce a new partnership with Menemsha Films, which will offer South Florida movie lovers the opportunity to stream the entirety of their catalog online for $.99 to rent or $4.99 to own on Amazon or iTunes.

Stream And Chill

Mar 12, 2020

Stream And Chill

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!

2020 MJFF Award Winners Announced

Jan 24, 2020

2020 MJFF Award Winners Announced

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.

It's A Wrap!

Jan 24, 2020

It's A Wrap!

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!

Audience Award Voting Now Open!

Jan 9, 2020

Audience Award Voting Now Open!

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?

Spotlight on Ibero-American Cinema

Dec 27, 2019

Spotlight on Ibero-American Cinema

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.

It's Here! The 2020 Miami Jewish Film Festival Program

Dec 11, 2019

It's Here! The 2020 Miami Jewish Film Festival Program

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.

MJFF Receives the Knight Foundation Award!

Dec 3, 2019

MJFF Receives the Knight Foundation Award!

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.

Festival Premier Badges Now On Sale!

Nov 8, 2019

Festival Premier Badges Now On Sale!

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.

Announcing $18,000 Grand Jury Prize

Sep 20, 2019

Announcing $18,000 Grand Jury Prize

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.

Film Submissions Now Open!

Apr 8, 2019

Film Submissions Now Open!

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.

It's A Wrap!

Jan 25, 2019

It's A Wrap!

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!

Miami Jewish Film Festival Named "Best Of Miami!"

Dec 28, 2018

Miami Jewish Film Festival Named "Best Of Miami!"

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.

Spotlight on Women Filmmakers

Dec 26, 2018

Spotlight on Women Filmmakers

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.

It's Here! The 2019 Miami Jewish Film Festival Program

Dec 12, 2018

It's Here! The 2019 Miami Jewish Film Festival Program

The best of international and independent cinema will be celebrated at the Miami Jewish Film Festival’s (MJFF) 22nd annual edition from January 10-24, 2019, bringing 80 films from 25 countries, and hosting 50 filmmakers and special guests.

"Noirvember" Celebrates Film Noir Classics

Oct 29, 2018

"Noirvember" Celebrates Film Noir Classics

The Miami Jewish Film Festival and Miami Beach Cinematheque are proud to announce the sixth annual Masters of Jewish Cinema series featuring a “Noirvember” retrospective celebrating classic film noir's most iconic films from November 7 through 28.

3rd Annual Screening The Holocaust Film Series

Oct 5, 2018

3rd Annual Screening The Holocaust Film Series

The Miami Jewish Film Festival is proud to announce its third annual Screening the Holocaust Film Series. The critically acclaimed series continues for a four-month long event presenting films with distinct voices and engrossing tales to recount.

Cinema Under the Stars at the SoundScape

Sep 24, 2018

Cinema Under the Stars at the SoundScape

The Miami Jewish Film Festival and the City of Miami Beach are proud to announce the return of the SoundScape Cinema Series this October with a spectacular season of free films screened under the stars at the New World Center.

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