San Francisco Jewish Film Festival


JFCS Holocaust Center is pleased to co-present these films with the San Francisco Jewish Film Festival:

Claude Lanzmann: Spectres of the Shoah | directed by Adam Benzine

In this documentary, Lanzmann discusses the making of his masterwork, Shoah along with his personal struggles creating one of the most important Holocaust documentaries.

Castro Theatre (San Francisco) – Tuesday, July 28 at 4:30 pm
CineArts (Palo Alto) – Thursday, July 30 at 1:50 pm
California (Berkeley) – Tuesday, August 4 at 4:40 pm

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A Nazi Legacy: What Our Fathers Did | directed by David Evans

Two sons of Nazi officers confront their father’s crimes, with very different outlooks.

Castro Theatre (San Francisco) – Thursday, July 30 at 12:00 pm
Lakeside Theater (Oakland) – Saturday, August 8 at 12:30 pm

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JFCS Holocaust Center’s Director of Education, Morgan Blum Schneider, will be leading a post-film discussion for German Concentration Camps Factual Survey | directed by Sidney Bernstein

This harrowing documentary was produced by Sidney Bernstein for the British Ministry of Information following the end of World War II, with Alfred Hitchcock listed as a “treatment advisor” on the assemblage and editing of footage. A change in Anglo-American relations by the time the film was ready for release meant the film was shelved and has not been shown until now. Please note that due to the graphic nature of the footage, no one under 18 years of age will be admitted.

Castro Theatre (San Francisco) – Sunday, July 26 @ 12:00 pm

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Posted by Admin on July 13, 2015

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