MARCH 2017

Art & Brain Week

A unique collaboration between the Edmond and Lily Safra for Brain Sciences (ELSC) at the Hebrew University and the Jerusalem Cinematheque - takes place every year as part of the international "Brain Awareness Week". During the week a special scientific event will be held every evening, and will include a lecture by a leading neuroscientist who is at the forefront of research, and a screening of a film related to the lecture.

French Film Festival

Every year the Festival organizers bring a diverse selection of films to a screen near you, from films that have reached artistic and commercial success throughout the year to some of the new releases. 

Irish Film Week

The programme highlights the diversity of modern Irish film from the dark comedy of "A Date for Mad Mary" to the powerful drama of "Viva". It showcases the best of young Irish talent including director Mark O'Halloran (Viva) and actor Jack Raynor, who won the World Cinema Special Jury Prize at the 31st Sundance Film Festival for his performance in "Glassland".

Joseph Cedar: A Tribute

A program dedicated to one of the most important Israeli director of the past 15 years