Featuring the Best in Jewish-themed Films From Around the World

NOV 6, 7, 9, & 10 @ the Alpert JCC

Register for the films online or at the Member Relations Courtesy Desk at the Alpert JCC

Register for the films online or at the Member Relations Courtesy Desk at the Alpert JCC

Land of Milk and Funny

Premiere Night! Wednesday | November 6 | 7 PM

Premiere Night: $18.00 | Festival Pass: $65.00 Student Free with Valid ID

**Q & A Following the film with lead actor and comedian Avi Liberman! Comedy/Documentary  

Avi Liberman starts his own version of Birthright, bringing American standup comedians of all races, religions, and ethnicities to perform in Israel. The result is hilarious.

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Land of Milk and Funny

Premiere Night! Wednesday | November 6 | 7 PM

Premiere Night: $18.00 | Festival Pass: $65.00 Student Free with Valid ID

**Q & A Following the film with lead actor and comedian Avi Liberman! Comedy/Documentary  

Avi Liberman starts his own version of Birthright, bringing American standup comedians of all races, religions, and ethnicities to perform in Israel. The result is hilarious.

Golda's Balcony, The Film (2019)

Thursday | November 7 | 7 PM

Single Showing: $12.00 | Festival Pass: $65.00 Student Free with Valid ID

*Special talkback with lead Producer David Fishelson*  

The longest-running one-woman show in Broadway history is performed by its star, Tovah Feldshuh, whose portrayal of Golda Meir got her a Tony nomination.

WINNER to date of 12-out-of-12 Audience Favorite Awards, including the 2019 Los Angeles, Pittsburgh, Tel Aviv, Dallas, Charlotte, Honolulu, Palm Beach, New Hampshire, New Jersey, Winnipeg, Dayton & Rockland Jewish Film Festivals

Lady Titi

Saturday | November 9 | 7:30 PM

Single Showing: $12.00 | Festival Pass: $65.00 Student Free with Valid ID

  • *Young Adult Mix & Mingle before the Show! 6:30-7:30 PM*  
  • Hebrew with English subtitles

An Ethiopian Jew on the run from the mob must hide in disguise in this Israeli social satire mixed with comedy a la “Some Like It Hot.”

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Lady Titi

Saturday | November 9 | 7:30 PM

Single Showing: $12.00 | Festival Pass: $65.00 Student Free with Valid ID

  • *Young Adult Mix & Mingle before the Show! 6:30-7:30 PM*  
  • Hebrew with English subtitles

An Ethiopian Jew on the run from the mob must hide in disguise in this Israeli social satire mixed with comedy a la “Some Like It Hot.”

93 Queen

Closing Day! Sunday | November 10 | 12:30 PM

Single Showing: $12.00 | Festival Pass: $65.00 Student Free with Valid ID

Hasidic women in Brooklyn want to organize an all-female volunteer ambulance service for those whose modesty inhibits them calling male EMTs.

The Last Suit

Closing Day! Sunday, November 10 | 2:30 PM

Single Showing: $12.00 | Festival Pass: $65.00 Student Free with Valid ID

  • Spanish with English subtitles

A tailor from Argentina takes a picaresque trip across two continents and an ocean for a special delivery to the man who saved him from Auschwitz.

The Last Suit

Closing Day! Sunday, November 10 | 2:30 PM

Single Showing: $12.00 | Festival Pass: $65.00 Student Free with Valid ID

  • Spanish with English subtitles

A tailor from Argentina takes a picaresque trip across two continents and an ocean for a special delivery to the man who saved him from Auschwitz.

Fiddler: A Miracle of Miracles

Closing Day! Sunday | November 10 | 5:00 PM

Single Showing: $12.00 | Festival Pass: $65.00 Student Free with Valid ID

You may think you know everything about “Fiddler on the Roof,” but this documentary really has it all, including a true connection with “Hamilton.”

See All the Films and Save!

Festival Pass - $65.00  

Get priority entrance and experience all the Long Beach Jewish Film Festival has to offer! Purchase a pass and save on this years entertaiment. 

See All the Films and Save!

Festival Pass - $65.00  

Get priority entrance and experience all the Long Beach Jewish Film Festival has to offer! Purchase a pass and save on this years entertaiment. 

Join us Wednesday, Nov 6, 2019, for the World Premiere of Jewish Long Beach

Jewish Long Beach presents: a 6 PM Dessert Reception and 7 PM Screening: Land of Milk and Funny

Free ticket for Premiere night with your gift to the 2020 Annual Campaign Fund 

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About the Long Beach Jewish Film Festival

Celebrating 15 years of bringing the Long Beach Community some of the best feature films, documentaries, and shorts from around the world on themes of Jewish culture and identity. The film festival is designed to build bridges, entertain, and create dialog. It offers a universal medium through which Jewish history, traditions, political viewpoints, the arts, and personal relationships can all be viewed with the goal of experiencing life from another angle.

This year’s celebration is scheduled to screen November 6, 7, 9, & 10 at the Alpert JCC. 

For questions please contact:

Dana Schneider-Chanzit Director of Jewish Life and Culture (562) 426-7601 x 1067 or dschneider@alpertjcc.org