ChaiFlicks Hanukkah Film Festival

ChaiFlicks Hanukkah Film Festival

Enjoy a special Hanukkah gift—eight exciting nights of new and classic Jewish titles selected by our programmers to celebrate the Holidays!

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ChaiFlicks Hanukkah Film Festival
  • The Ninth Day

    A powerful historical drama directed by Academy Award-winner Volker Schlöndorff ("The Tin Drum") and starring Ulrich Matthes (Downfall), August Diehl (Inglourious Basterds, A Hidden Life) and Bibiana Beglau (Crescendo).

    Inspired by the true tale of a dissident priest's temporary furlough from D...

  • Harvey and Ellen | The Braid

    Sibling rivalry is as old as the Bible. For this family, it starts on the third night of Hanukkah when Ellen lights the menorah with her kid brother, Harvey. Both amusing and tragic, the event has repercussions that last a lifetime.

    Performed by Ellen Switkes
    Produced by The Braid/Jewish Wome...

  • Division Ave.

    A few days before Passover, Fernanda (Lorena Rodriguez), a young Mexican woman, is hired by a Brooklyn cleaning agency to work in the local Jewish Hasidic community. Despite a prolonged wait for her payment, Fernanda continues to faithfully show up for work each day at the home of Nehama (Michal ...

  • Liberation, Dignity, Resilience, Compassion - The Story of Le Chambon

    Discover the inspiring, little-known story of Le Chambon, a Huguenot village in France who took in close to 5,000 Jewish children during the Holocaust at great risk to themselves. With little financial resources, an act of defiance and spiritual audacity, this small town makes its mark in the his...

  • Love Life

    From the Emmy Award-winning director of "Unorthodox"! Ya'ara has everything: She is pretty, happily married and has excellent prospects for a university career. Yet when she meets the much older Arie, a friend of her father, her perfect world falls apart. She succumbs to his fascinating, erotic a...

  • The Outrageous Sophie Tucker

  • An Encounter with Simone Weil

  • Where Is Joel Baum?

    A tragic accident causes unexpected consequences in the home of a Hasidic rabbi in contemporary Brooklyn. The Grand Rabbi’s wife (Lynn Cohen, Munich) is forced to reconsider her loyalties when she discovers that the culprit is her grandson, heir to her husband's dynasty, and more obsessed with Le...

  • The General

    When Jewish Federal Prosecutor Fritz Bauer sets out to root out Nazi war criminals in post-war Germany, he runs into an invisible conspiracy at all levels of government trying to block his way. So when Adolf Eichmann shows up in Argentina, Bauer turns to the Mossad instead...

    An international po...

  • The Ride: Overcoming the Impossible

    A diagnosis of Multiple Myeloma is basically a painful death sentence. Moshe a 65 year old survivor, celebrates the outcomes of his battle with a 125-mile bike ride, full of its own challenges and surprises along the way. Experience how a positive attitude, support, an educated proactive patient ...