SFJFF39 Encore Screenings at the Osher Marin JCC

SFJFF39 "Best of the Fest" • January - March, 2020 • Osher Marin JCC

The Jewish Film Institute is thrilled to once again present a hotly anticipated "Best of the Fest" series from the 39th San Francisco Jewish Film Festival in partnership with the Osher Marin JCC, running from January - February, 2020. Individual film tickets and a 3-film bundle will be available to purchase. Scroll down to see which films are returning to the Bay Area!

Encore Screenings On Sale

Best of the Fest: Standing Up, Falling Down

Best of the Fest: Standing Up, Falling Down

An unlikely, multigenerational friendship between a failed comedian and a charming, alcoholic dermatologist helps both confront long-simmering regrets in this warm-hearted buddy comedy.

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Best of the Fest: Picture of His Life

Best of the Fest: Picture of His Life

WINNER SFJFF39 Audience Award Best Documentary | "Amos Nachoum is one of the greatest underwater photographers of all times.Fascinated by the most fearsome creatures on Earth, he has developed a unique approach, that puts him face to face with his subjects, without any protection. He has swam with and photographed Anacondas, Giant Leopard Seals, Great White Sharks, Orcas and Crocodiles, but Now, at the age of 65, he is about to face his ultimate challenge: to swim, face face, unprotected with A Polar Bear.While he is on this journey to the Canadian high Arctic, he will also have to deal with an old and painful memory…."

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Best of the Fest: The Keeper

Best of the Fest: The Keeper

WINNER SFJFF39 Audience Award Best Narrative Feature | The film details the journey of Bert Trautmann in his rise from German World War II soldier to English footballing legend.

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