San Francisco Jewish Film Festival 38

July 19 – August 5, 2018

Limited Early Bird Passes Now On Sale

SFJFF38 Key Dates

San Francisco: July 19 - 29

Albany: July 26 - August 2

Oakland: August 3 – 5

Palo Alto: July 21 - 26

San Rafael: August 3 - 5

Members' Pre-Sale: June 19
General Sales Begin: June 21

Founded in 1980, the San Francisco Jewish Film Festival (SFJFF), presented by the Jewish Film Institute, is the largest and longest-running festival of its kind and a leader in the curation and presentation of new film and media exploring the complexities of Jewish life around the world. Presenting more than 65 films and 135 screenings, performances and events over 18 days, SFJFF's highly anticipated program attracts over 40,000 filmgoers and industry professionals to venues in San Francisco, Palo Alto, San Rafael, Oakland and Albany .

The complete SFJFF38 program will be revealed on Tuesday, June 19 at Watch this space for early announcements, flash sales and special news.

Have questions? Contact our Box Office at Passes, packages and tickets can also be purchased over the phone at (415) 621-0523, 11am–5pm, Monday–Friday.

Advance Film Tickets Now On Sale

Select programs at the 38th San Francisco Jewish Film Festival are now on sale to JFI members and the general public. Keep checking this page leading up to the full program announcement on June 19 as more films may be announced. 

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Early Bird Passes On Sale

There are more ways than ever to experience the San Francisco Jewish Film Festival. Try our new San Francisco Pass or East Bay Pass to explore the Festival in your own backyard or enjoy a  discount on the All Festival Pass until June 19 and never miss an #SFJFF38 moment anywhere!

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Theaters and Venues

Browse the complete venue listing for all films, events and parties at the 38th San Francisco Jewish Film Festival. All SFJFF Box Offices at theaters will be open for purchases one hour before the first screening of the day and close 15 minutes after the last screening has started. 

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JFI Membership

Our diverse membership community makes all of JFI's year-round and SFJFF programs possible. Membership starts as low as $60 and includes pre-sale access to all events, exclusive invitations year-round, significant discounts on passes and tickets, and much more.

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Press & Industry

Access all Jewish Film Institute and San Francisco Jewish Film Festival press releases, film images and other materials and previous coverage reports from past events. This section also provides up-to-date press office contact information and accreditation policies. 

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Strategic Partnerships

The San Francisco Jewish Film Festival is the largest Jewish cultural event in Northern California and the leading festival of its kind, with an audience of over 40,000 Bay Area arts and culture lovers. Get your brand noticed by our discerning and loyal audiences with partnerships that fit any-sized business.


Join the Festival Team

The San Francisco Jewish Film Festival is a great place to further your film festival experience or learn new skills Keep checking this page for seasonal position and internship availabilities. 

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Sponsors & Support

The San Francisco Jewish Film Festival celebrates its 2018 sponsors that make its programs possible. This list is updated regularly.

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