DCist: The 2016 Washington Jewish Film Festival Kicks Of This Wednesday

Now in its 26th year, the Washington Jewish Film Festival returns this week to explore gender, identity, sexuality, and artists at work.

The Festival kicks off Wednesday, February 24 with its Opening Night presentation of Israel’s submission for the Best Foreign Language Film Academy Award, <a href=”https://www.wjff.org/2016/films/baba-joon/” target=”_blank” rel=”nofollow”>Baba Joon</a>, and runs for 12 days, presenting 69 films and over 150 screenings, culminating in a Closing Night presentation of Natalie Portman’s directorial debut, <a href=”https://www.wjff.org/2016/films/a-tale-of-love-and-darkness/” target=”_blank” rel=”nofollow”>A Tale of Love and Darkness</a>.

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