VIJFF Special Festival Preview

Tel Aviv on FireSunday, May 26, 2019 at 7:30 pm — As an early kick off to our 5th Jewish Film Festival scheduled for November 2-5, 2019, the Victoria International Jewish Film Festival (VIJFF) will hold a special festival preview on Sunday May 26 at 7:30 pm at the Vic Theatre. The program will feature the film Tel Aviv on Fire (2018) followed by a 30 minute talkback with cinema scholar Maurice Yacowar.
Tickets: $11 general and $8 students & seniors until May 19, and $13/$10 thereafter. The evening also includes a raffle for two festival passes for Nov. 2-5, a $200 value. Tickets are $5 or five for $20.
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Volatile Attractions: Saul Holiff, Johnny Cash, and Managing a Music Legend

Cash Holiff LondonOn June 20, 2018 the University of Victoria Libraries held a special reception and movie screening of  My Father and The Man in Black (2013) to announce the new online exhibit Volatile Attractions: Saul Holiff, Johnny Cash, and Managing a Music Legend and to celebrate the acquisition of the Holiff Family archives. Items in the collection are available for viewing in the Special Collections Reading Room. To view the online exhibit…
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Leil Sliḥot: “Planetary”

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Screening of the award-winning
film Planetary on Leil Sliḥot at the synagogueSaturday September 5 at 8:30pm.* The Days of
Awe—marking the Eternal Return—call to us to shift paradigms and return to the Divine Source. Planetary is a provocative journey that explores our cosmic
origins and our future as a species. 

 "We are in the midst of a global crisis of perspective.  We have forgotten the undeniable truth that
every living thing is connected.“

Planetary asks us to rethink who we really are—to reconsider our relationship with ourselves and the world around us.  Please join us for this screening and
dialogue as we prepare to enter High Holy Days of 5776.

* This date is now confirmed.

Save the Date! Coming Soon: Victoria International Jewish Film Festival

jccvictoria:

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Vancouver Island’s newest film festival celebrating the Jewish experience through film from November 7-9, 2015 at the Cineplex Odeon theatre at Yates and Blanshard.
Celebrate five movies over three days with the Film Lover Package.
Watch this space in the coming months for more details…

Save the Date! Coming Soon: Victoria International Jewish Film Festival