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3340 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104 United States
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November 2017

PJFF37 Presents: The Art of the Doc – A Master Class with Barak Heymann

November 17, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
401 Fisher-Bennett Hall, 3340 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104 United States
Free
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The Philadelphia Jewish Film Festival and University of Pennsylvania Cinema Studies present an intimate, behind-the-scenes Master Class on documentary filmmaking led by Israeli filmmaker Barak Heymann. Together with his brother, Tomer Heymann, Barak has created poignant documentaries that merge current social and political issues with the deeply personal. Their films – Paper Dolls, Bridge Over the Wadi, Lone Samaritan, The Queen Has No Crown, I Shot My Love, Mr. Gaga, and Who’s Gonna Love Me Now? – have garnered prestigious…

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PJFF37 Presents: FREE Screening of Mr. Gaga

November 14, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
401 Fisher-Bennett Hall, 3340 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104 United States
Free
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In anticipation of THE ART OF THE DOC: A MASTER CLASS WITH BARAK HEYMANN, the Philadelphia Jewish Film Festival and University of Pennsylvania Cinema Studies are pleased to present a free screening of MR. GAGA. Lauded by Variety as “the most exciting documentary for fans of edgier modern dance since Pina,” MR. GAGA has won awards from esteemed film festivals across the globe. The documentary profiles Ohad Naharin, Artistic Director of the Batsheva Dance Company, one of the most highly…

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November 2018

MASTER CLASS WITH PAUL LIEBERSTEIN & JENNIFER PREDIGER

November 16, 2018 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
401 Fisher-Bennett Hall, 3340 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104 United States
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MASTER CLASS WITH PAUL LIEBERSTEIN & JENNIFER PREDIGER | Presented by the Gershman Philadelphia Jewish Film Festival Making SONG OF BACK AND NECK was a real-life crash course in indie filmmaking for The Office writer,producer, showrunner, and actor Paul Lieberstein. Not only did he direct this pitch-perfect comedy, but he also wrote the screenplay and starred as Fred, the film’s well-meaning and naïve antihero. Though SONG OF BACK AND NECK is Lieberstein’s first feature film, this multiple Emmy Award winner…

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