Austin Jewish Film Festival
The hybrid 19th annual Austin Jewish Film Festival runs Nov. 11-16 at the Galaxy Theatres Austin and online. The festival opens Nov. 11 with the 4K restoration of the late Joan Micklin Silver’s 1975 romantic drama Hester Street and closes Nov. 16 with director Vadim Perelman’s World War II drama Persian Lessons. All narrative and documentary features and shorts screened at the Galaxy Theatre Austin will also be available to stream during the festival. The festival will also stream four episodes of the Israeli TV documentary comedy series The New Jew.
Aired: Nov. 4, 2021.