Professional Development

Film Screenings for Educators

Beasts of the Southern Wild, from the CR2SR Film Library

Catch a sneak preview of films from JBFC's film programming calendar, selected by JBFC's faculty for their potential as powerful teaching tools. Screenings are specifically geared towards educators, and include reflection and discussion led by JBFC programming or education staff.
Participation is free for educators. 

Previous screenings  have included:

Watchers of the SkyEdet Belzberg, 2014
from the Westchester Jewish Film Festival

The Act of Killing, Joshua Oppenheimer, 2012
from the series Global Watch: Crisis, Culture, and Human Rights

Seeds of Time, Sandy McLeod, 2014
from the series Focus on Nature

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