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

Pesya’s Necklace

 R. Jorge Gurvich, Short Film, 35 min.

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On her eightieth birthday, Pesya Goldfarb is determined to return to her parents` house located in Poland. Traveling with her teenage granddaughter, she intends to find a golden necklace, which was hidden by her and her sister on the day they were taken to Auschwitz. In returning to her childhood home, Pesya must confront years of shame and decide whether or not to reveal her secrets.

  • Title: Pesya’s Necklace
  • Director: Jorge Gurvich
  • Country: USA
  • Year: 2006
  • Running Time: 35 min.
  • Genre: Short Film


  • Honorary 2nd Award in the short fiction category, Warsaw Jewish Film Festival - Poland, 2007
  • Special Jury Prize, Besalu Jewish Film Festival - Spain, 2007