The 2017 Jewish International Film Festival
Celebrate outstanding Jewish cinema from all over the world at the 2017 Jewish International Film Festival. Over 60 films from 24 countries including Israel, Australia, Argentina, Denmark, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Poland, Spain, UK and USA will celebrate the sprawling diversity of Jewish culture and storytelling. A highlight of the program is “Jungle”, the incredible real-life survival story of Australian-based Israeli entrepreneur Yossi Ghinsberg, by “Wolf Creek” director Greg Mclean. Starring Daniel Radcliffe, the gripping true story follows Ghinsberg as he leaves behind a simple life to chase an impossible dream in the depths of the Amazon rainforest.
26 October–22 November at Event Cinemas Bondi Junction and 11–22 November at Hayden Orpheum, Cremorne. jiff.com.au