Carol of the Bells – Film Screening

Virtual

Please join us for a fundraiser screening in support of Ukraine. Given the brutality of the senseless invasion of Ukraine, we felt the need to act. All proceeds from this film screening will support Ukrainian refugees and refugees worldwide through HIAS. Virtual and in-person screening available, follow ticket link for details. Film description: Immortalized as […]

Film Festival Encore

Virtual

Ready for an encore? Forgot to buy a ticket when the film window was open? Didn’t finish watching a film during the window? You have a second chance to watch your content or purchase a new ticket to watch a film! The Encore period will take place between Sun, Feb 20 at Noon MST and […]

Neighbors – Post Film Program

Virtual

Film maker Mano Khalil shares his personal story through the film; in conversation with Hasan Hesso and family, Syrian-Kurdish refugees living in Tucson and working at the Tucson J. Moderated […]

Neighbors – Film Festival Screening

Virtual

In a Syrian Kurdish village during the bloody conflict in Syria in the 1970s, Sero and his uncle act as the Shabbat goyim for their Jewish next door neighbours: an old couple and their daughter, Hannah. Desperate to leave Syria, Hannah and her family are unable to do so, because, as Jews, they have been stripped of their citizenship. […]

Labyrinth of Peace – Post Film Program

Virtual

Part of the 2022 Tucson International Jewish Film Festival. Jonathan Lewis, historian and Assistant Dean of Operations and Faculty in the College of Education at the University of Phoenix, will be in conversation with Professor David Graizbord, Acting Director of The Arizona Center for Judaic Studies at The University of Arizona, about the role that […]

Labyrinth of Peace – Film Festival Screening

Virtual

It’s 1945, and the war is over, but its repercussions are not, especially for thousands of displaced Jewish children. This gripping series follows a group of these refugee children, who are […]

My Name is Sara – Film Festival Screening

Virtual

Sara is a 13-year-old Polish Jew fleeing Nazi persecution who finds refuge as a servant for a Ukrainian farmer and his wife. The family is battered on all sides, as multiple occupiers take over their country. As Sara discovers the dark secrets of her employers' marriage, she must struggle to protect her greatest secret - […]