Arts & Culture

Hamilton Jewish Film Festival screens thought-provoking and timely films

February 2024
Helaine Ortmann

The Hamilton Jewish Federation is proud to present the 2024 Hamilton Jewish Film Festival from April 7-9, 2024 at The Playhouse Cinema, a beautifully restored 105-year-old theatre in the creative Barton neighbourhood at 177 Sherman Avenue N., Hamilton. Guests c…

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