KC Jewish Film Fest features a diverse lineup

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"Dough" is one of the featured films at this year's KC Jewish Film Festival



The 2016 Kansas City Jewish Film Festival runs January 23rd through February 17th at the KC Jewish Community Center’s White Theater, 5801 W 115 Street, Overland Park, KS .


For Tickets, visit: http://thejkc.org



All screenings take place in the White Theatre at The J


Saturday, January 23

Film: “A Blind Hero: The Love of Otto Weidt” 7p.m.


Sunday, January 24

Film: “Besa: The Promise” 2p.m.

Film: “The Eichmann Show” 7p.m.
Saturday, January 30

KC Women in Film Night 7p.m.

Film: “Just Like You” Film Talk presented by Jen Greenstreet

Film: “Some Days are Bug Days” by Mary C. Taylor
Film: “House Mother” by Anita Cordell

Film: “Glow” A documentary made with a MAC grant by KCWIF

Film: “Movie Trip” by Theresa O’Leary


Sunday, January 31

Film: “Above and Beyond” 5p.m.

Film: “Big Sonia” 7p.m.


Monday, February 15

Film: ‘Dough” 7p.m.
Tuesday, February 16

Film: “The Last Mentsch” 7p.m.

Wednesday, February 17

***Short Film Showcase*** Presented by Mini Cinema at 7p.m.

Film: “On a Technicality”

Film: “Hannah Cohen’s Holy Communion”

Film: “German Shepherd”

Film: “What We Left Behind”

Film: “Reverence”

Film: “70 Hester Street”

Film: “Pur”

Film: “Demeter’s Spring”
For Tickets, visit: http://thejkc.org


About “The J”

Established more than 100 years ago, the Jewish Community Center of Greater Kansas City, “The J,” provides a warm welcome to families of all backgrounds. The J’s all-in-one hub for health, learning and well-being elevates the lives of the lives of the community and its Members with programs of excellence in fitness, sports, theatre, cultural arts, senior adult programming and youth services including summer camps and child development. Everyone can “live up” at The J, located in Overland Park, Kansas, and at thejkc.org.


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