Miami Jewish Film Festival Opens January 15, 2015
January 15-29, 2015
Watch films from all around the globe at the 18th annual Miami Jewish Film Festival. The world-class cinematic event kicks off on January 15th at 7:30 p.m. with the premier of Mr. Kaplan at the Aventura Arts & Cultural Center. The festival gets started in high style with the much buzzed-about black comedy from Uruguay, a social reception and lots of live music entertainment.
Find these festival screenings at various Miami venues through January 29th. With single tickets and complete passes on sale, you'll have a unique opportunity to experience Jewish culture in motion pictures. Embrace diversity through the arts and see the works from filmmakers representing 20 different countries. Miami is the perfect location for the festival, a city well known as a hub for vibrant entertainment and rich ethnic culture. You'll come across special guests and filmmakers attending the popular event, including Nancy Spielberg, Lacey Schwartz, and Bill Morrison. Make your way to the theaters to experience thought-provoking dramas, artistic shorts, raucous comedies, and cinematic gems. The festival will also enhance exposure for female filmmakers as well as the emerging filmmakers already making a splash on screen.
Plan your visit to Miami by checking out the full film festival lineup online at http://miamijewishfilmfestival.org/mjff/. Some films take on Jewish history at its darkest hour. Others offer uplifting tales of heroism and rich heritage. Several films will screen for free, including Prince of Egypt on January 18.
Book your stay at daddy O, an intimate and sophisticated hotel in the heart of Miami. With modern amenities and easy access to the participating local venues, you can plan your warm getaway in Miami this winter.