MAKTUB TRAILER ENG SUBS from FIRMA Creative Production on Vimeo.

The Seattle Jewish Film Festival runs from March 10 to March 18, with additional screenings on the Eastside April 14-15. See the entire lineup at

Opening Night


March 10 at 8:30 p.m.

Two Jerusalem mob enforcers turn into unlikely secret angels after surviving a bombing at a restaurant they were shaking down. They fulfill writers’ wishes in purloined notes from the Western Wall while evading their suspicious boss in this funny and touching caper.

Followed by a Tom Douglas dessert reception. AMC Pacific Place 11


Matzoh Momma Sunday Brunch

Land of Milk and Funny

March 11. Brunch at 9:30 a.m., film at 11:30

LA funnyman Avi Liberman takes fellow stand-up comedians on tours of Israel, capturing their keen and comical insights onstage and off.

AMC Pacific Place 11


Closing Night

The Whole Cinemegillah

March 18 at 7 p.m.

Tiffany Shlain screens a new film, The Whole Cinemegillah, about the history of Jews and film in America, and narrates her short documentary films in a “spoken-cinema” performance.

Stroum JCC   

For the complete lineup, more information, and tickets, visit


Filed under
Show Comments