Film

Join us for our exciting 2020-2021 season featuring both virtual and live programs. (Our season will begin with virtual programs only, and we will introduce in-person programs later in the season, when it is safe to do so).

If you need assistance purchasing tickets or membership, call the Box Office at 561-558-2520.

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The Levis JCC Movie Club

with special guest moderators

Wednesdays, 1:00 pm

See the movie on your own (on Netflix) and join us for a stimulating discussion.

June 2: Uncut Gems (2019)

Moderated by Linda Horowitz
From acclaimed filmmakers Josh and Benny Safdie comes an electrifying crime thriller about Howard Ratner (Adam Sandler), a charismatic New York City jeweler always on the lookout for the next big score. When he makes a series of high-stakes bets that could lead to the windfall of a lifetime, Howard must perform a precarious high-wire act, balancing business, family, and encroaching adversaries on all sides, in his relentless pursuit of the ultimate win.

 

July 21: The Trial of the Chicago 7 (2020)

Moderated by Myrna Loman
Nominated for the Academy Award for Best Picture
Based on the infamous 1969 trial of seven defendants charged by the federal government with conspiracy and more, arising from the countercultural protests in Chicago at the 1968 Democratic National Convention. The trial transfixed the nation and sparked a conversation about mayhem intended to undermine the U.S. government.

 

August 4: The Danish Girl (2015)

Moderated by Linda Horowitz
A fictitious love story loosely inspired by the lives of Danish artists Lili Elbe and Gerda Wegener. Lili and Gerda’s marriage and work evolve as they navigate Lili’s groundbreaking journey as a transgender pioneer. Starring Eddie Redmayne who won the Oscar for Best Performance by an Actor.

Judy Levis Krug Boca Raton Jewish Film Festival

Not included with virtual membership

February 27 - March 20, 2022

Returning in Person to local theaters and the Levis JCC Sandler Center!

Considered one of the largest virtual Jewish/Israeli Film Festivals in the country, the 2021 Virtual Judy Levis Krug Boca Raton Jewish Film Festival featured over 65 premiere films and 24 Q&A webinars.

In 2022, the Boca Raton Jewish Film Festival is excited to be returning in person at theaters, with adherence to all current Covid-19 protocols for the safety of our guests and staff.

Get ready to enjoy another incredible roster of thought-provoking and entertaining documentaries and short and feature length Jewish-themed films from around the globe, ranging from laugh-out-loud comedies and love stories to political and historical dramas and more. Plus, theater-goers will enjoy free Q&A sessions with notable guest speakers, filmmakers, actors, producers and directors as well.

The Festival proudly encourages audiences to expand their awareness and understanding of the Jewish world and engage in dialogue to explore the many diverse perspectives portrayed by the films presented.

You won’t want to miss a moment!

For more information, or to inquire about sponsorship and underwriting opportunities, contact Lisa Barash, Festival Manager, at lisab@levisjcc.org or 561-852-3237.

Visit our festival website »

Spotlights
Free collections of short films and feature films available. No registration required.
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Sponsored in part by Jewish Federation of South Palm Beach County. Generously sponsored by WLRN, Hotwire Communications and Virgin Printing Corp.

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