Sacramento Jewish Film Festival

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Sacramento Jewish Film Festival says
Sacramento Jewish Film Festival
March 5 & 6, 2016
Tickets available beginning at 10:00 am on Jan. 11, 2016 at &

Newly relocated to the California Museum, the 2016 Sacramento Jewish Film Festival will feature contemporary films focused on the Jewish experience from around the world.

Film selections feature two themes, including explorations of the diversity of Jewish food and culture on Sat., Mar. 5 and the lives and legacies of Jewish philanthropists embodying the Judaic concept tikkun olam (“repairing the world”) on Sun., Mar. 6 as follows:

FESTIVAL DAY 1: Sat., Mar. 5, 2016
6:00 p.m. Opening Night Reception
7:00 p.m. “In Search of Israeli Cuisine” (2015)
9:05 p.m. “Dough” (2015)
11:00 p.m. Festival Day 1 Closes

FESTIVAL DAY 2: Sun., Mar. 6, 2016
12:30 p.m. “Rosenwald” (2015) http://
2:10 p.m. Coffee Break Intermission
2:40 p.m. “Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict” (2015)
5:00 p.m. Festival Day 2 Closes

Advance tickets: $15.00 each per film or $25.00 each per day pass, and door tickets on the days-of are $20.00 each per film. All levels include admission to view all current Museum exhibits, a $9.00 value, and parking for attendees. For more information or to buy tickets beginning at 10:00 a.m. on Mon., Jan. 11, please visit and the Museum Store during business hours Tuesday-Saturday 10:00 am to 5:00 pm and Sunday 12:00 to 5:00 pm in person or at (916) 653-0650.

Proceeds will support the Museum’s forthcoming Unity Center, an all-new 4,000 sq. ft. gallery scheduled to launch in spring of 2017. Initiated in response to a series of hate crimes committed against Sacramento’s Jewish and LGBT communities in 1999, the project will promote mutual respect and appreciation of the state’s diverse cultures through a series of multimedia exhibits and educational programs currently in development.
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By: The California Museum

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