Welcome to the Mandell JCC’s 27th annual Hartford Jewish Film Festival! Now named for Phyllis Hoffman, the festival remains one of the JCC’s signature arts events.
We look forward to connecting and sharing 18 full-length and two short films with you over nearly two weeks, in person at the JCC, March 18-29. Selected films will stream via our online platform, Eventive, March 27-April 3.
Streaming tickets still available
When two films are scheduled at the same time, one will be shown in the Gilman Theater and the other in the Innovation Center. If you want to see both films, please order an in-person ticket for one and a streaming ticket for the other.
SCHEDULE UPDATE (Feb. 7): Four Winters will screen on Thursday, March 23, 7:00pm. Reckonings will screen on Sunday, March 19, 2:00pm.
Opening Night (incl. dessert reception)...$36
Fiddler's Journey (Senior Screen)...$5
This year all films will open on the Eventive platform March 27 and will be available through April 3. Watch what you want, when you want.
Single viewer tickets...$12
Household (2 or more viewers)...$15
Viewing is limited to Connecticut
Save money by purchasing In-Person, Streaming, and Combination passes.
Streaming Pass (Single viewer)...$125
Streaming Pass (Household)...$175
Our REEL Talk programs feature panelists who help to enrich the cinematic experience with background, opinions, and interpretations. Admission is included with your ticket purchase. Any programs that are pre-recorded will be uploaded to the Eventive platform for viewing during the streaming week.
Opening Night, Israeli Dinner, and East of the River screening!
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