Lake County News Sun: JCC Chicago Jewish Film Festival Celebrates 10th Anniversary
The JCC Chicago Jewish Film Festival is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year with 10 new films running over three weekends, Thursday through Sunday, November 17-20. Now in its second year, this will be a hybrid festival with films streamed online and in cinemas on Sundays. A selection of screenings includes post-film talks with filmmakers, actors and subject matter experts. To date, the festival has screened more than 250 films, screened 100 premieres and attracted 60,000 spectators. And as always, this year’s featured films seek to showcase culturally diverse, Jewish-inspired films that engage, educate and inspire audiences of all generations.