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  • Best of the Fest: East Bay JCC '18
  • Talk Amongst Yourselves
  • WinterFest 2018
Talk Amongst Yourselves: Seeing Allred

Talk Amongst Yourselves: Seeing Allred

USA English WinterFest 2018
March 01 - March 31

JFI's next installment of Talk Amongst Yourselves presents this electrifying profile of the iconoclastic equal rights attorney Gloria Allred. Plan your own "living room festival" and host a watch party and discussion for Seeing Allred with friends and family in celebration of Women's History Month, March 1-31, 2018. Watch party hosts will receive a complimentary 4-Flix voucher to the 38th San Francisco Jewish Film Festival.

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Best of the Fest: Heather Booth: Changing the World

Best of the Fest: Heather Booth: Changing the World

USA English
May 02

“The most influential person you never heard of” Heather Booth is an organizer who has been at the center of almost every social movement of the past 50 years. From registering Mississippi voters during the 1964 Freedom Summer to joining Elizabeth Warren in the fight against Wall Street banks, Booth has been a formidable force for change. Filmmaker Lilly Rivlin (Grace Paley: Collected Shorts, SFJFF 2010) creates a compelling portrait of an inspiring activist.

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Best of the Fest: Bending the Arc

Best of the Fest: Bending the Arc

USA English
May 09

Thirty years ago, a group of young, enthusiastic, and caring friends came together with a goal that was both simple and complex: to provide health care for all, particularly the poor in the developing world. This inspiring documentary charts the success of Partners in Health, an NGO which builds hospitals and delivers health care throughout the world as they work to bend the arc toward justice.

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Best of the Fest: Bobbi Jene

Best of the Fest: Bobbi Jene

Denmark Israel USA English
June 07

“I want to get to that place where I have no strength to hide anything.” After a decade of stardom in Israel as part of the illustrious Batsheva Dance Company, dancer/choreographer Bobbi Jene Smith at age 30 pursues a solo career in the U.S. Winner of the Best Documentary prize at the Tribeca Film Festival, Bobbi Jene is a portrait of a dancer which is as unflinching, wondrous and embarrassing as life itself.

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