September 19, 2013

3 at 2 – A Culture Bonanza

This is a post by JBFC volunteer Dotty Battel The theater, the art world, the opera!  Through the magic of High Def, you can be there (London and Moscow) without going there! On...

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September 9, 2013

Living with Alzheimer’s

A new case of

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September 3, 2013
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The New York Film Festival at 50

A touchstone of the US film scene since 1963, the Film Society of Lincoln Center’s New York Film Festival has long served as a guide to the masterworks of cinema and a forum...

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August 26, 2013

Hanging Ten in the Third Dimension

This is a post by JBFC Programmer Andrew Jupin I’m as hesitant as the next person when it comes to the 3D “revolution” we currently find ourselves in. As well I should be....

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July 25, 2013
The Rolling Stones

Meet The Rolling Stones

This is a guest post from JBFC Marketing Intern Elena Gorell The Rolling Stones is now a household name. Their songs heard in movies, TV shows, and across the airwaves, and through digital...

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July 18, 2013

Who Can Play The Pennywhistle (two at a time), French Horn, Drums and More?

Answer: DAVID AMRAM, composer, conductor, multi-instrumentalist, and author. Amram is one of the first to improvise jazz on the French horn and has worked with the likes of Dizzy Gillespie, Lionel Hampton, Willie...

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July 17, 2013


This is a post from JBFC Programmer Karen Sloe Goodman As one of the programmers for this year’s “Sounds of Summer: New Music Documentaries” series, I am particularly excited that we will be...

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June 24, 2013

Dial 3 for 3-D

Dial M for Murder is absolutely classic Hitchcock. A story about a cheating wife, blackmail, and murder is always a good bet for a thriller. Ray Milland, Grace Kelly, and Robert Cummings are...

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May 12, 2013

A Mother’s Story

Happy Mother’s Day from the JBFC! To celebrate, take a minute to listen to Tamara Rabil’s story! She was a stay-at-home mom who decided to start taking classes at our Media Arts Lab...

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April 12, 2013

A New Definition of Literacy

For years, you only needed to be able to read words to be literate.  Books were printed, news came on paper, and things were simple. But all that is changing.  As our world...

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April 8, 2013
David Steinberg

Live at the JBFC

The “2013 Westchester Jewish Film Festival” continues this week with a unique-to-JBFC live performance by comedian David Steinberg. Usually when we have a live performance at our theater, it is an accompaniment to...

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April 4, 2013
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Celebrating our Community

On Thursday, March 21, we held our “Voices of Pleasantville” event, which celebrated the collaboration between the JBFC and the Village of Pleasantville. The free event brought special guests from all around Pleasantville...

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March 29, 2013
Gimme the Loot

Gimme the Scoop

Today, March 29, we are opening Gimme the Loot, a film by former JBFC staff member Adam Leon. Adam came to the JBFC on March 7 for a screening of his film, followed...

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March 16, 2013
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Voices of Pleasantville

Part of our mission at the JBFC is to make film a vibrant part of the community and in the 11 years since we opened out doors, we feel as if we’ve really become...

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