In addition to a score of films appearing as world, U.S., or New York premieres, the 2017 New York Jewish Film Festival also features a number of special programs including a tribute to actress and cabaret artist Valeska Gert, a poster exhibition honoring the life and work of Zero Mostel and Gene Wilder, talk programs, and more.


Oren Rosenfeld, Israel/U.S./Germany/Canada, 2016, 70MIN

Dorit Hakim, Israel, 2016, 110MIN

Avi Nesher, Israel, 2016, 110MIN

Nili Tal, Israel/Sweden/Germany/Netherlands,70MIN

Amos Gitai, Israel, 2017, 89MIN

Danae Elon, Israel/Canada, 2016, 83MIN

Emil Ben-Shimon, Israel, 2016, 96MIN

Barak Heymann, Tomer Heymann, Israel/UK, 2016, 84MIN