Louisville Jewish Film Festival

The documentary “Sammy Davis Jr.: I’ve Gotta Be Me” is the opening film of this year’s Louisville Jewish Film Festival. The singer, dancer and actor converted to Judaism in 1961. The festival’s 11 films, including comedies and family films, are showing at various locations around town. The children’s film “Belle and Sebastian” on Feb. 25 is in partnership with the new Louisville Children’s Film Festival (louisvillechildrensfilm.org).


Various locations
Times vary | $5-$12.50

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Louisville Jewish Film Festival

Jo Anne Triplett is the contributing visual arts editor at LEO Weekly. She’s a past member of the Mayor’s Advisory Committee on Public Art, was the content advisor on the Glassworks Building video, and has written for Louisville Magazine, Kentucky Homes and Gardens and the national publication Glass Craftsman. Jo Anne came to Louisville from Washington, D.C. where she worked as a researcher and writer for the Smithsonian American Art Museum.



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