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Short stories on the big screen

TWO experienced filmmakers have been awarded $5000 grants to make short films that will premiere at this year’s Jewish International Film Festival (JIFF), screening in Melbourne and other capital cities in October and November.

On a movie mission in the south of France

Jewish International Film Festival co-director Lindy Tamir was at the Cannes Film Festival last month, searching for movies with Jewish themes.

Gaza war coverage challenged

A documentary exposing the media’s culpability in distorting how the 2014 conflict between Hamas and Israel was portrayed on TV and in the press will screen at this year’s Jewish International Film Festival (JIFF).

Hollywood stars in Jewish films

Natalie Portman’s Hebrew language film A Tale of Love and Darkness is among the top movies in this year’s Jewish International Film Festival which opens in Sydney on October 28 and in Melbourne on November 4.

Opening night at Jewish film festival

THERE was plenty of excitement at the opening of this year’s Jewish International Film Festival at the Classic Cinemas, Elsternwick on November 5, which got under way with the premiere