San Diego Jewish Film Festival

SAVE THE DATE - 28th Annual Festival -- February 7-18, 2018

Saving Neta with Nir Bergman

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at 7:00 PM
Presented in partnership with The Murray Galinson San Diego-Israel Initiative

Join one of Israel’s most acclaimed directors, Nir Bergman, for the San Diego Premiere of his newest film, Saving Neta. Bergman is the director, writer, and co-creator of the hit HBO TV series “In Treatment” starring Gabriel Byrne. He is currently a Visiting Israeli Artist at San Diego State University. His feature films have won awards at some of the most prestigious international festivals.

Saving Neta tells the stories of four women whose lives change after their brief encounter with a man called Neta. This film features humor, drama, love and hope, to showcase a powerful and moving portrait of family relationships and parenthood in modern life.

The Murray Galinson San Diego-Israel Initiative (SDII) seeks to strategically promote, support and catalyze knowledge discourse and interaction on the modern state of Israel through scholarship, engagement and collaboration.

David & Dorothea Garfield Theatre
Price: $15.25; JCC Member Price: $13.25; Student Price: Free (with valid ID)
Box Office: (858) 362-1348

"In Between" with David Ofek

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at 7:00 PM
Presented in partnership with The Murray Galinson San Diego-Israel Initiative

Save the date for a special screening of "In Between", a new film by one of the leading filmmakers in Israel, and current Visiting Israeli Artist at San Diego State University, David Ofek. After graduating from the Sam Spiegel Film & Television School in Jerusalem, Ofek continued devoting his talent and energy to creating films that depict unique Israeli scenes and dilemmas. Featured at over 80 international film festivals, Ofek is known for his unique ability to draw a fine line between documentary and drama, presenting the complex picture of Israeli reality.

The Murray Galinson San Diego-Israel Initiative (SDII) seeks to strategically promote, support and catalyze knowledge discourse and interaction on the modern state of Israel through scholarship, engagement and collaboration.

David & Dorothea Garfield Theatre
Price: $15.25; JCC Member Price: $13.25; Student Price: Free (with valid ID)
Box Office: (858) 362-1348