For three thousand years, the Jewish people have been scattered around the world. That is why Jewish cinema is created in many different countries, alongside with special festivals that select and showcase those films. The Jewish Film Festival® in Moscow became the first of its kind in Russia. It was founded in 2015 and has been held annually ever since.

Main Competition

The best narrative feature films on Jewish themes released during the past year, which have not been screened in Russia before. The main program of the Festival.


Out of Competition


The Prize of the Festival is the Key to Discoveries. The statuette symbolizes the place of the Jewish culture at the confluence of the interaction of diverse countries and nationalities.

Anti-Zionist Program

VR Films

Kosher Style

Educational Program


The Festival is organized by the Ark Foundation for Support and Development of the Jewish Cinema.

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