IndignationPJFF Sneak Preview July 13: INDIGNATION

PJFF is excited to present an exclusive Sneak Preview July 13 at Ritz East! James Schamus, acclaimed screenwriter of The Ice Storm and Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, and executive producer of Happiness and Brokeback Mountain, makes his directorial debut with this beautiful and insightful adaptation of Philip Roth’s 2008 novel, Indignation. Schamus, who helped shape the American independent film scene alongside Ang Lee in the late 90s with his striking depiction of human frailty in The Ice Storm, delivers another powerful and elegant book-to-film adaptation. Ticket information coming soon! Learn more

 


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You Saw Them First At PJFF!

A number of recent PJFF Fall Festival and CineMondays alumni are hitting theaters and new arrival bins this summer! Whether you want to see them again or enjoy them with a friend who missed them at PJFF, check out these fantastic films on DVD, streaming, or in theaters for a limited time:

DOUGH  |  TO LIFE (À La Vie)  |  NATASHA  |  PRESENTING PRINCESS SHAW


1_ThruYouPrincess_GlassThanks for a Wonderful PJFF35

Thank you to everyone who joined us for the 7 incredible films in our spring CineMondays series and for helping us end our 35th year on a very high note! You helped make PJFF35 such a huge success. We had more than 700 guests at the Gershman Y for our CineMondays Opening Night film, IN SEARCH OF ISRAELI CUISINE, including special guest speaker Michael Solomonov, and we ended the series May 23 at International House Philadelphia with the feel-good audience favorite, PRESENTING PRINCESS SHAW. If you enjoyed this season full of great films, exciting guests, and special events, then stay tuned for more information as we to celebrate our Double Chai 36th Anniversary Season.