• A.K.A. Nadia
    A.K.A. Nadia - Can a person reinvent herself without dealing with her past?


  • Cloudy Sunday
    Cloudy Sunday - A wartime romance set against the backdrop of Thessaloniki’s Sephardic community.


  • The Freedom to Marry
    The Freedom to Marry - The epic story of marriage equality in the U.S. through the eyes of the movement's architects.


  • The Women’s Balcony
    The Women’s Balcony - A close-knit congregation fractures along gender lines after a catastrophe at their synagogue.


  • The Pickle Recipe
    The Pickle Recipe - A party DJ strapped for cash is enticed into stealing his grandmother's top-secret pickle recipe.


  • Moos
    Moos - A young woman gets the jolt she needs to examine her life and chase her dreams.


  • On the Map
    On the Map - The against-all-odds story of how an Israeli basketball team captured a nation’s heart.



The 12th Annual Pioneer Valley Jewish Film Festival, presented by the Springfield Jewish Community Center, runs March 18 through April 4, 2017, screening 22 films in 9 cities and towns across Hampden, Hampshire and Franklin Counties. 

Count on another season of entertaining, engaging, and thought-provoking films that explore the best of independent cinema through a Jewish lens. 

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