Communique: Wilmington Jewish Film Festival Offers Film & Art | Through May 6

Apr 23, 2018

The Wilmington Jewish Film Festival screens award-winning features, documentaries, and shorts at Thalian Hall through May 6. Food and conversation follow every film. 

Barry Salwen & Amy Grant
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Listen above to hear Barry Salwen, Co-Chair of the Film Selection Committee, and Amy Grant, Exhibit Curator, talk about the festival. The festival exhibit, called Jewish Art: Diverse Cultures, is an addition this year, featuring 23 works displayed at Art in Bloom Gallery-with rotating selections displayed at Thalian Hall. 

All-access passes are available for the Festival, or tickets can be purchased individually through the Thalian Hall Box Office online or by calling 910-632-2285. 

See the Program Schedule for complete descriptions.

Shelter. Sunday, 4/22 @ 3:00pm/supper reception

Sammy Davis, Jr.: I've Gotta Be Me. Monday, 4/23 @ 7:00pm/dessert reception

An Israeli Love Story. Tuesday, 4/24 @ 7:00pm/dessert reception

My Hero Brother. Sunday, 4/29 @ 1:00pm/special dessert treat

1945. Sunday, 4/29 @ 7:00pm/dessert reception

Shalom Italia + Across the Line (short). Monday, 4/30 @ 7:00pm/dessert reception

Defiant Requiem + Dance of the Coin (short). Tuesday, 5/1 @ 7:00pm/dessert reception

Humor Me + The Driver is Red (short). Saturday, 5/5 @ 7:00pm/

Past Life. Sunday, 5/6 @ 3:00pm/supper reception