Sacramento Jewish Film Festival 2018

Thursday, April 19, 2018, Saturday, April 21, 2018 and Sunday, April 22, 2018 at the Crest Theatre, 1013 K Street, Sacramento, CA

The Jewish Federation of the Sacramento Region and the Jewish Community Relations Council are happy to announce the return of the Jewish Film Festival in April 2018.

This year the Festival will feature six films, a discussion with one of the film makers, a dance performance, and two receptions.

You can purchase tickets to individual films, the Saturday night reception, as well as an All-Festival Pass. Tickets are available online or at the Crest Theater box office.

Included below on this page:

  • List of the films
  • Complete Schedule for the Festival
  • How to Become a Sponsor
  • Details on Advertising in Program Guide
  • Links for purchasing tickets online

For more information, please see our FAQ or contact us a at or call 916-486-0906.

Festival Schedule

Thursday, April 19, 2018
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm -- Reception with the KlezMeerkats
6:30 pm to 6:40 pm -- Festival Welcome
6:40 pm to 6:50 pm -- Short Film: Gefilte Fish
6:50 pm to 8:00 pm -- Hummus! The Movie
8:00 pm to 8:15 pm -- Break
8:15 pm to 8:45 pm -- KlezMeerkats on stage
8:45 pm to 10:15 pm -- Epilogue: Ben Gurion

Saturday, April 21, 2018
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm -- Reception catered by Solomon’s Delicatessen; with film maker
7:00 pm to 7:30 pm -- Doors Open
7:30 pm to 7:45 pm -- Festival Welcome
7:45 pm to 8:00 PM -- Havdalah
8::00 pm to 9:30 pm -- Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story
9:30 pm to 10:30 pm -- Discussion with Film maker, Alexandra Dean

Sunday, April 22, 2018 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm -- Doors Open
1:00 pm to 1:10 pm -- Festival Welcome
1:10 pm to 2:45 pm -- Fanny’s Journey
2:45 pm to 3:15 pm -- Break
3:15 pm to 3:45 pm -- Dance Performance by Arts of India
3:45 pm to 5:00 pm -- Shalom Bollywood
5:00 pm to 5:30 pm -- Break
5:30 pm to 7:00 pm -- 1945
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm -- Post-film discussion with Liz Igra (President, Central Valley Holocaust Educators' Network)

Consider becoming a Friend of the Festival or Higher Level Sponsor

Individuals and Organizations can support the event by becoming a sponsor of the festival. Sponsors receive free admission to the Saturday reception, are acknowledged in the festival program, and receive discounts on tickets. Sponsors at the Friend of the Festival Level receive ticket discounts. Higher level sponsors receive Festival Passes based on their support level.

Note: Please be sure to sign up as a Friend of the Festival BEFORE buying your tickets so that you get the discounts.

Purchasing Festival Passes and Individual Tickets

You can purchase tickets either online or at the Crest Theater box office.

Advertising in the Festival Program Guide

Individuals and Organizations can support the event by purchasing an ad in our festival program. We encourage your support! You can purchase a Quarter, Half, or Full page advertisement, and there is an option for two advertisers to each have one of the two inside covers.

In addition to the advertisement in the program guide, all advertisers will have their names displayed prior to the films in a slide show and will also receive Festival passes based on their level of support.

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