March 26 – April 5. Presented by Mandell Jewish Community Center
with the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, the Maurice Greenberg Center for Judaic Studies and The Hartt School at the University of Hartford. For tickets and information contact the Film Festival box office, (860) 231-6316 or visit www.hjff.org.
“The Round Up” will screen at the Mandell JCC Hartford Jewish Film Festival on Mar. 29. The screening will be followed by “Reel Talk” with survivor Nicole Szyrman Illouz.
All-Star Hitter makes a memorable appearance in “Jews and Baseball: An American Love Story,” Peter Miller’s entertaining and unexpectedly thoughtful documentary about the relationship between the national pastime, an immigrant population and their assimilated sons and daughters.