Jan 9, 2022
The Miami Jewish Film Festival is celebrating its milestone 25th edition with a special spotlight on “Made-in-Florida” movies this year. To deepen its commitment to support emerging local voices, the festival has expanded to host its largest number of Florida-focused stories, which notably includes five world premieres.
Jan 4, 2022
The Miami Jewish Film Festival announces its inaugural “Yiddish & Jewish Cinema Between Two Worlds” silent classic film program, launching at its milestone 25th edition, that will celebrate masterpieces of silent cinema with live original score performances.
Dec 15, 2021
The 2022 Festival is coming to you wherever you are, online or under Miami's dazzling stars, featuring the biggest film program ever put together at a Jewish film festival in all the world! Bold new discoveries, groundbreaking feature films, and thought-provoking conversations, in this year's lineup you are sure to discover the magic of movies.
Nov 1, 2021
The Miami Jewish Film Festival has announced a hybrid program to mark Kristallnacht (Night of Broken Glass) featuring films that will be presented outdoors and virtually from Thursday, November 4 through Thursday, November 11.
Oct 15, 2021
The Miami Jewish Film Festival is proud to announce its sixth annual Screening the Holocaust Film Series. The critically acclaimed series continues for a 3-month-long event presenting films with distinct voices and engrossing tales to recount.
Jul 16, 2021
The Miami Jewish Film Festival and the City of Miami Beach are thrilled to announce a special three-week summer film series hosted under Miami Beach's dazzling stars. From July 22 through August 5, the series will bring classics, family favorites, and exciting blockbusters every Thursday and Sunday night.
Jun 18, 2021
Take a closer look at the breadth and impact of our artists and their work in our 2020-21 Annual Impact Report. In recalling another year of momentous accomplishments, explore the growth and movement of our organization as a whole.
Jun 11, 2021
We are thrilled to announce that for the second year in a row, our Miami Jewish Film Festival 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.
May 12, 2021
Part virtual, part drive-in experience and outdoor event, the 2021 Miami Jewish Film Festival boasted the largest-ever audience in the festival’s two-decade history serving more than 55,000 film lovers across all 50 states, marking the event as the largest Jewish film festival in the world.
Apr 30, 2021
The Miami Jewish Film Festival is pleased to announce the 2021 awards for the Critics Jury Prize, Next Wave Jury Prize, and the Audience Awards for Best Narrative Film, Documentary Film, and Short Film.
Apr 29, 2021
The 24th Miami Jewish Film Festival goes well beyond feature and short films — we are also bringing a robust program of online special events and conversations available for free to the global public. Enjoy access to more than 80+ filmmaker Q&As, talk-backs, and special panels.
Apr 19, 2021
The Miami Jewish Film Festival announces its inaugural Building Bridges/Breaking Barriers program, launching at its 24th Edition, that will showcase films demonstrating the power that exists in the connection between the Black and Jewish communities in a time of rising racism and antisemitism.
Mar 24, 2021
The 2021 Festival is coming to you wherever you are, online or in your community, featuring the biggest film program ever put together at a Jewish film festival in all the world! Bold new discoveries, groundbreaking feature films, and thought-provoking conversations... Collectively, the projects in this year's lineup are sure to generate conversations all year long.
Mar 19, 2021
Get in the Festival spirit in style this year! Our official merch store is fully decked out with T-shirts, sweatshirts, masks, coffee mugs, tote bags, and so much more. There's truly something for everyone on your shopping list and it’s the easiest (and most stylish!) way to get into the Festival spirit.
Jan 6, 2021
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.
Jan 6, 2021
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.
Dec 28, 2020
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
Nov 8, 2020
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.
Jul 24, 2020
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.
Jun 13, 2020
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.