The German Consulate General Co-Presents

The Jewish Museum and Film at Lincoln Center will present the 29th annual New York Jewish Film Festival (NYJFF), January 15–28, 2020. Among the oldest and most influential Jewish film festivals worldwide, each year NYJFF presents the finest documentary, narrative, and short films from around the world that explore the Jewish experience. Featuring new work by dynamic voices in international cinema as well as film revivals, the festival’s 2020 lineup includes 30 wide-ranging and exciting features and shorts from the iconic to the iconoclastic, many of which will be screening in their world, U.S., and New York premieres. Screenings are held at the Walter Reade Theater, 165 West 65th Street.

We are proud to support the following festival entries from Germany:

Crescendo (Closing Night Film)
Tuesday, January 28, 3:15pm
Tuesday, January 28, 8:30pm
Producer Alice Brauner and co-producer Michael Zechbauer in person.

The Birch Tree Meadow
Wednesday, January 22, 1:15pm
Wednesday, January 22, 8:15pm

The Garden of the Finzi-Continis
Sunday, January 26, 3:15pm
Monday, January 27, 8:30pm

Butterflies in Berlin: Diary of a Soul Split in Two
Tuesday, January 21, 3:30pm
Tuesday, January 21, 8:30pm
Both screenings of this short film are followed by the U.S. Premiere of I Was Not Born a Mistake.

All films screened at the Walter Reade Theater (165 West 65th St.) unless otherwise noted.

For film descriptions and schedule visit: Jewish Film Festival