After 21 unforgettable days of international cinema, the 19th annual Atlanta Jewish Film Festival has concluded, with more than 38,000 in attendance this year. Thank you to all who supported, volunteered, and attended.
The Atlanta Jewish Film Festival is pleased to announce the 2019 AJFF Jury Prize winners in six categories: Best Narrative, Best Documentary, Best Short, Emerging Filmmaker, Building Bridges, and Human Rights.
The Atlanta Jewish Film Festival is pleased to announce the winners of the 2019 AJFF Audience Award in three categories: Best Narrative, Best Documentary, and Best Short.
We, as a staff, love talking about the films of the festival to anyone, anytime, almost any place. Now is the time we get talk about them non-stop with everyone else and we're taking full advantage. So, what are the Staff Picks of the 2019 AJFF?
AJFF is so excited to be partnering with WSB-TV's Family 2 Family for this year's festival. Started in 1986, the Family 2 Family initiative is a broad based on-air campaign and the longest-running locally produced, comprehensive, stationwide public service effort in Georgia.
Almost synonymous with the annual Atlanta Jewish Film Festival is the Atlanta Jewish Times coverage of it. Find reviews of this year's lineup to aid you in selecting your picks for the 2019 AJFF.
Tickets for the 19th annual Atlanta Jewish Film Festival are now available for purchase. Get your tickets now for this cinematic event, returning for 21 days from February 6 to February 26, all across Atlanta. Screenings will sell out so be sure to get them today.
You've seen the films for this year's lineup. You've read the film descriptions. Perhaps you've watched some of the trailers? But maybe you're curious about the big picture around this year's festival. Just how does this all break down, by the numbers?
Pictured: Scott Banks with his wife, Dr. Mahalia Way
We're incredibly proud that AJFF attracts some of the most talented, passionate people. From our staff, to our volunteers, or even to members of our audience, there's a huge group of people that make AJFF a world-class cultural event. This month, we're putting the spotlight on 2019 AJFF Campaign Concept Designer and Owner of Persuasion Bureau, Scott Banks.
The 2019 lineup is now live! This year's festival returns from February 6 through February 26. Tickets go on sale on Monday, January 28.
Biographical documentaries, dramatic narratives, a comedy classic, and former AJFF films make up this month's picks.
The Atlanta Jewish Film Festival, in partnership with the City of Sandy Springs and the Sandy Springs Society, is proud to present a recital by Israeli-American music artist Itzhak Perlman on Saturday, February 16, 2019 at the Sandy Springs Performing Arts Center’s Byers Theatre. As a part of the event, AJFF will present Maestro Perlman with the Icon Award for Contributions to the Cinematic Arts, which honors exemplary artists who have upheld a tradition of excellence in film, informed directly or indirectly by a Jewish subject or sensibility.
The full lineup for the 2019 AJFF will be unveiled on January 10 and we can't wait for you to see everything in store for this year! But, as in years past, we've got something extra special planned for our Opening, Closing, and Young Professionals Nights. We thought we'd fill you in a little early on these films.
The Atlanta Jewish Film Festival couldn't exist without the tireless efforts of our volunteers. Find out how you can volunteer for the 2019 AJFF ―and earn free movie tickets in the process.
We're incredibly proud that AJFF attracts some of the most talented, passionate people. From our staff, to our volunteers, or even to members of our audience, there's a huge group of people that make AJFF a world-class cultural event. This month, we're putting the spotlight on AJFF’s Events & Technology Coordinator and President of SHOWORKS, Inc., Rex Garrett.