Despite Many Sold-Out Screenings, There Are Plenty of Seats Left for the BJFF

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The Boulder Jewish Film Festival opened Wednesday and continues through March 15 at the Dairy Arts Center. Although many screenings are sold out, there are seats available for most of the films. Also, last minute tickets may be available for a sold out screening, so check back at the box office the day of. New this year, we are presenting three additional screenings on Saturday, March 14 and tickets are available for these popular titles: “Fiddler: Miracle of Miracles,” “Fig Tree,” and “Born in Jerusalem.”

I highly recommend “Aulcie,” with Dani Menkin in person, on Wednesday, March 11  at 3 pm in the Gordon Gamm Theater. A fascinating sports story as well as a story of personal and national identity, the follow-up to “On the Map” focuses on African American basketball star Aulcie Perry, a hero in Israel. Here’s a handy list of films with plenty of tickets (green), limited tickets (yellow), and just a few left (red).

From Slavery to Freedom (March 9, 11 am)
Born in Jerusalem (March 14, 5 pm)

Walter Arlen’s Last Century (March 6, 1 pm)
Those Who Remained (March 11, noon)
Aulcie (March 11, 3 pm)
Picture of His Life (March 11, 6:30 pm)
Fiddler (March 14, noon)
Fig Tree (March 14, 2:30 pm)

The Unorthodox (March 5, 1 pm & 3:30 pm)
The Last Cyclist (March 8, 10 am) Holy Lands (March 8, 6:30 pm)
Shorts 2 (March 10, 1 pm & March 13, 3 pm)
From Slavery to Freedom (March 10, 4 pm)
After Munich (March 12, 4:30 pm)
Born in Jerusalem (March 12, 2 pm)
Fiddler (March 15, noon)
Tel Aviv on Fire (March 15, 6:30 pm)


About Kathryn Bernheimer

Kathryn has spent her professional life writing about, teaching, and presenting the arts. Founding Director of the Boulder Jewish Film Festival, Kathryn was Director of Menorah and ACE at the Boulder JCC from 2003 through August, 2019. The former film and theater critic for the Boulder Daily Camera, Kathryn is the author of "The Fifty Greatest Jewish Movies" and "The Fifty Funniest Films of All Time."

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