Yesh! Jewish Film Festival in Zurich

7th November 2024 - 14th November 2024
Film & Book Festival
ABOUT THE EVENT

Discover the Yesh! Jewish Film Festival in Zurich

Journey into the vibrant core of cinematic storytelling with the Yesh! Jewish Film Festival, a cultural beacon that celebrates Jewish history, heritage, and contemporary life through the lens of film. This festival first opened its curtains in Zurich, showcasing the depth and diversity of Jewish culture against the backdrop of one of the world’s most picturesque cities. Framed by the majestic Alps and echoing the spirit of openness and culture, the festival converges upon Zurich’s historic venues, transforming the cityscape into a dynamic canvas for Jewish narratives.

Every edition of Yesh! Jewish Film Festival in Zurich is marked by an impressive selection of films—from moving documentaries that trace the contours of Jewish identity to riveting dramas that explore the intricacies of life and tradition. It’s more than just a series of film screenings; it’s an immersive experience in a storied culture. There’s no standing-on ceremony here; this festival is known for its air of accessibility and community. From thought-provoking guests speakers to directors and actors unpacking creative processes, the festival fosters open dialogue and enriches the understanding of Jewish culture for all attendees. Enthusiasts, aficionados, and curious minds alike gather to share in this vibrant cultural exchange, with everyone from local Zurich residents to international visitors taking part in the festivities. Whether you’re seeking to reconnect with your roots, to appreciate the varied Jewish stories from around the globe or simply to enjoy quality cinema in a convivial atmosphere, the Yesh! Jewish Film Festival in Zurich is a cultural junction where all lines intersect, offering a comprehensive panorama of the Jewish experience, contributions, and their universal resonance throughout history.

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World Jewish Travel was thrilled at #IMTM 2024 to present a copy of the WJT Jewish Silk Road Pressbook to the CEO of the Azerbaijan National Tourism Board Florian Sengstschmid and Jamilya Talibzade its Israeli representative Azerbaijan Tourism Board (ATB).

The Pressbook celebrates the one year anniversary of the Jewish Silk Road Portal launch, an amazing example of using Jewish travel as a means of cultural diplomacy, whilst highlighting the significant Jewish contribution to the ancient trade route. Kudos to our participating partners from the Kiriaty Foundation (Turkey), National Board of Tourism of #Georgia, National Board of Tourism of #Uzbekistan, and Israeli Embassy of #India. 

See the overwhelming reaction from the press, by downloading our free pressbook. Special thanks to Moshe Gilad of the @haaretzcom for highlighting this forgotten but important story in the Galeria section of the newspaper and available to download on WJT.

👉Link to WJT Jewsih Silk Rad Pressbook and more is in our bio

🌍 Celebrating One Year of the Jewish Silk Road Portal

World Jewish Travel was thrilled at #IMTM 2024 to present a copy of the WJT Jewish Silk Road Pressbook to the CEO of the Azerbaijan National Tourism Board Florian Sengstschmid and Jamilya Talibzade its Israeli representative Azerbaijan Tourism Board (ATB).

The Pressbook celebrates the one year anniversary of the Jewish Silk Road Portal launch, an amazing example of using Jewish travel as a means of cultural diplomacy, whilst highlighting the significant Jewish contribution to the ancient trade route. Kudos to our participating partners from the Kiriaty Foundation (Turkey), National Board of Tourism of #Georgia, National Board of Tourism of #Uzbekistan, and Israeli Embassy of #India.

See the overwhelming reaction from the press, by downloading our free pressbook. Special thanks to Moshe Gilad of the @haaretzcom for highlighting this forgotten but important story in the Galeria section of the newspaper and available to download on WJT.

👉Link to WJT Jewsih Silk Rad Pressbook and more is in our bio
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Step into the soul-stirring Pesach traditions of Jerusalem virtually. Experience the resonating echoes of Birkat Kohanim🌿

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