2018 Santa Cruz Jewish Film Festival

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2017 Movie Trailers


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2016 Festival Program


The founder of Sears built over 5,000 schools for black children during the Jim Crow era.

Flory’s Flame

A profile of esteemed Sephardic musician and composer Flory Jagoda,

Vice Versa

A Yeshiva student is enlisted to bring a young woman with terminal cancer back into the fold, with unexpected results.


A garish Russian woman and her 14-year old daughter emigrate to Canada, but the girl has a scandalous past. Rated R, no one under 18 admitted without a parent or guardian.

Run Boy Run

True story of a Polish boy who escapes the Warsaw ghetto and struggles for survival, encountering both help and betrayal.

Nicky’s Family

Unassuming English stockbroker Nicholas Winton, on vacation in Czechoslovakia in 1938, saw the morbid threat facing Jews and decided to do something about it, using any means necessary. A true story of humanity and determination.

2016 Movie Trailers