Celebrates the artistry of film and educates viewers with film offerings conceived and created through a Jewish lens. Entertains, provokes discussion, and provides experiences that engage both mind and heart.
Film & Video
Two-week festival offering independent, award-winning feature and documentary films that portray a diverse Jewish experience.
Independent, annual Jewish film festival celebrates international and independent films at local theaters and presents between-festival screenings.
Annual fall film festival featuring award-winning films from documentaries to dramas, portraying Jewish life around the world.
Annual series held in the fall features award-winning international films and documentaries on Israel, Jewish heritage, mystery and tradition. Films also presented during the rest of the year.
Annual film festival presenting films that inspire us, make us think and entertain us. Festival also includes live entertainment, receptions, and discussions. 2020 dates: February 19-20 and 22-23.
Home to Northern California's largest collection of Jewish books, DVDs and CDs, circulating to the public at no charge; a popular venue for free literary, cultural and family events.
Premier curatorial voice for Jewish film and media internationally and a leading Bay Area arts organization. Presenter of the annual San Francisco Jewish Film Festival.
Largest and oldest festival of its kind and a leader in the curation of Jewish film and media. The 39th Festival returns July 18 – August 4, 2019.
Founded by Michael Lerner, Tikkun brings together progressive religious and secular voices to address social transformation, environmental concerns, politics and the Middle East.
TV & Radio
Weekly radio show Thursdays at noon and podcast featuring lectures and programs presented at the Jewish Community Center of San Francisco. Podcasts are on the KALW, JCCSF and NPR websites and can be downloaded on iTunes.
Interview show airing Sundays at 5:30 a.m. on KPIX-5, Channel 5. Jews, Catholics and Protestants rotate weeks. Jewish segment host Rabbi Eric Weiss focuses on culture and religious and community issues.