22. - 28. 5. 2011. KINO EUROPA

Film Program

Film projections from 22. to 28. May, 2011., cinema Europa, Zagreb
The 5th Jewish Film Festival theme is "Women in Holocaust".


Special project related to teaching young people about the Holocaust, called "Educational Mornings"

Music Program

During the seven days of the Festival you will enjoy a very interesting music program that we prepared for you this year.

Thematic Exhibitions

An exhibition titled "Women in the Holocaust"

Talent Workshop

For Up-And-Coming Screenwriter, Directors, Cinematographers, Editors And Production Sound Recordists/Mixers

Preselection procedure for the 5th Jewish Film Festival

Posted on 29. January 2011.
JFF Zagreb

We are in the process of film preselection procedure for the 5th Jewish Film Festival repertoire.  Out of 142 films, the selectors will chose about 40 the best ones for the screenings, which will be presented during the seven days of festival from 22 May 2011th – 28 May 2011th in Zagreb Cinema Europa.

By the end of February we expect to have the complete selection program list. Final film program will be announced in early May.

This year we will present to the audiences awarded featured, documentary and short films of Jewish themes.  This year’s festival is dedicated to the “Women in Holocaust” and film program will consist the Holocaust and contemporary related productions.

At the 5 Jewish Film Festival in Zagreb, the audience will have opportunity to see the first movie ever filmed on the Holocaust from the Polish director Wanda Jakubowska “Ostatni Etap” 1948 (The Last Stage). Film locations are the Auschwitz-Birkenau Concentration Camp, Oswiecim, Malopolskie, Poland. The film is based on personal experiences of director.