9th Annual Baton Rouge Jewish Film Festival

    Dear Film Lover, The 2015 BRJFF is now in the history books. It was three wonderful nights one great afternoon, six incomparable films, a terrific speaker and over 700 eager movie fans. We owe it all to you — our generous donors, the terrific staff at the Manship Theatre, the Jewish Federation of Greater Baton […]

Our Films for 2015

featuredimage Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015, 7:00 PM: The Sturgeon Queens

Four generations of a Jewish immigrant family create Russ and Daughters, a Lower East Side lox and herring emporium that ...

featuredimage Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015, 7:00 PM: The Lady in Number 6 & Hitler’s Children

The Lady In Number 6 is one of the most inspirational and uplifting stories of the year. 109 year old, ...

featuredimage Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015, 7:30 PM: The Wonders

“A genial slacker, a private investigator and a femme fatale join forces to rescue a kidnapped holy man in Avi ...

featuredimage Sunday, January 18, 2015, 1:30 PM: DOUBLE FEATURE: Quality Balls & Under the Same Sun

The name may not be instantly familiar, but at the height of his popularity, David Steinberg was one of the ...

All Trailers for 2015

See trailers for all 5 films in this 12 minute video.

Complete Program Listing for 2015

All movies to be shown at the Manship Theatre, Shaw Center, Baton Rouge (except where noted).


All movies to be shown at the Manship Theatre, Shaw Center, Baton Rouge (except where noted).

For Students Only

January 15-16, 9 AM-Noon 
BREC Independence Park Theater 

Finding the Manship Theatre

A Google map to the Manship Theatre at the Shaw Center for the Performing Arts, Baton Rouge.

What They’re Saying About Us

Links to articles in the local press.

Contact Us

Need more info? Here’s how to reach us.

The People Behind the Films for 2015

Information about the directors of the Festival films.

Jewish Film Festivals Around the Country and the World

Here’s a list of nearly 80 other Jewish Film Festivals. If we’re missing a festival, please send it along.