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About festival


Topic – Righteous among the nations

From May 20th to 29th 2010 in Zagreb the 4th Jewish Film Festival is held under the leadership of the president of the Festival and two time Oscar winner, Mr. Branko Lustig.

The 4 Festival components are:

  • Film projections
  • International Film Workshop – Talent Workshop
  • Educational mornings – educational programs
  • Music programs

The Film program in cinema Europa lasts from May 23rd to 29th 2010. The festival will be opened on May 23rd 2010 with the film „John Rabe“. The audience will have the opportunity to see 43 films in total in the categories feature, short and documentary film.

The Talent Workshop is a workshop for young talents, ten participants will make films during eight days under the supervision of esteemed Festival guests, which will be shown to the public at the end of the Festival on Saturday, May 29th at 19:00.

The Educational program consists of three educational mornings for pupils of primary and secondary schools, as well as students. On these programs, besides the screening of films about the topic Holocaust, the participants will talk with guest lecturers and discuss with them about a given topic. Our aim is to get young people to know with the tragedy of the Holocaust.

The music programs – this year the Zagreb audience will again be introduced to some outstanding names of the world music scene: The Shuk, The Kleizmer Connection, DJ/KU BO aka Stereotyp, VJ Liik,  Duo EmmaLee.

Intergenerational solidarity is the motto of this year’s Festival that assembled some fifty volunteers of all ages – from pupils to senior citizens. The wish to participate, the feeling to be useful and socially engaged connected them with the goal to make this Festival as successful as possible.