Chattanooga Jewish Film Series
Begun 2006 under the leadership of Sanford Winer, the Chattanooga Jewish Film Series has become a highly attended annual event. Corporate and community sponsors enable the series to be brought to the public for $7.00 per screening, which includes popcorn and a soft drink!
The goal of the series is to bring the best quality Jewish-themed films to Chattanooga and introduce people to the Jewish Cultural Center. Committee members include Sanford Winer (chair), Sheila St. Aubin, Frank Miller and Ann Treadwell.
Tentative dates for the 2016 series are March 16 for the Sponsor Event with the regular series beginning on Wednesday March 30 and continuing for five consecutive Wednesdays and ending on April 27.
Films screened over the past three years include:
Ida (Sponsor Event)
Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem
The Art Dealer
The Muses of Issac Bashevis Singer
The Green Prince
Columbian Love (Young Jewish Leadership Event)
Above and Beyond
Before the Revolution
Down Home (Sponsor Event)
For A Woman
Orchestra of Exiles (Sponsor Event)
A Bottle in the Gaza Sea
The World is Funny
The Other Son
Portrait of Wally