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Fifth Annual Screening the Holocaust Film Series

Jan 6, 2021

Fifth Annual Screening the Holocaust Film Series

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

Celebrate German Jewish Cinema

Jan 6, 2021

Celebrate German Jewish Cinema

The Miami Jewish Film Festival and the Consulate General of Germany in Miami are proud to announce a special virtual film series celebrating German Jewish Cinema that will run through the entire month of January.

My Favorite Festival Memory Is _____

Dec 28, 2020

My Favorite Festival Memory Is _____

One of the most heartening ways our film lovers have kept the Miami film community alive is by sharing their stories of when the Festival and film have left an impact on their lives. We have been moved by those stories, so as we end the year, we wanted to share a few with you

Kristallnacht Virtual Program

Nov 8, 2020

Kristallnacht Virtual Program

This year we are proud to mark Kristallnacht (Night of Broken Glass) by launching a special Virtual Program featuring a specially curated selection of Holocaust-themed movies that are available to stream for free on any internet connected device.

Live Discussion with the Talent Behind the Film "Resistance"

Jul 24, 2020

Live Discussion with the Talent Behind the Film "Resistance"

We are proud to announce that we will be hosting a virtual panel featuring actors Jesse Eisenberg, Bella Ramsey, as well as director Jonathan Jakubowicz, and renowned cinematographer M.I. Littin-Menz to support the release of their new film Resistance.

MJFF Virtual Screening Room

Jun 13, 2020

MJFF Virtual Screening Room

The Miami Jewish Film Festival has announced the launch of its own on-demand platform MJFF Virtual Screening Room, which includes a digital library of international Jewish interest and Israeli films available to rent.

Virtual Speaker Series

May 20, 2020

Virtual Speaker Series

The Miami Jewish Film Festival is excited to announce the launch of its new virtual Speaker Series, a live discussion program that will bring some of the most exciting voices in world cinema right into your home.

2021 Festival Submissions Now Open!

May 19, 2020

2021 Festival Submissions Now Open!

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.

2021 MJFF Will Offer More Than $40,000 In Cash Awards

May 18, 2020

2021 MJFF Will Offer More Than $40,000 In Cash Awards

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.

We're One of the 50 Best Film Festivals in the World

May 8, 2020

We're One of the 50 Best Film Festivals in the World

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.

Yom HaShoah Virtual Program

Apr 19, 2020

Yom HaShoah Virtual Program

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.

Members Exclusive Virtual Cinema

Apr 8, 2020

Members Exclusive Virtual Cinema

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!

Introducing MJFF Presents Short Film Showcase

Apr 6, 2020

Introducing MJFF Presents Short Film Showcase

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.

A Message from Miami Jewish Film Festival

Mar 30, 2020

A Message from Miami Jewish Film Festival

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.

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!

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