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International Film Festival 2024

International Film Festival 2024

The 41st edition of the International Film Festival is launching on July 18th. It will start with a special opening night at the Sultan's Pool and in front of 5,000 spectators, attended by significant figures of the film industry in Israel and the world.

Jerusalem International Film Festival 2024: The 41st edition of the festival is on!

During the festival, over 200 films from 50 countries will be screened. Award-winning contests will be held with international teams of judges. Film lovers can meet filmmakers from Israel and the globe. Industry professionals are welcome to participate in special events. The festival will feature premiers of much-anticipated works, daily shows and screenings in the city's various neighborhoods, and, of course, the festive and impressive opening night of the festival.

Additionally, some films will be screened free of charge on large trucks arriving in all the city's neighborhoods. The lawn of the Cinematheque will turn into a party venue, with pizzas and cold beer that will be served to the guests until the wee hours. The Jerusalem Film Festival attracts over 70,000 guests annually, creating an unforgettable atmosphere.

The Jerusalem Cinematheque invites you to immerse yourself in magnificent films and experience the country's most exciting, high-quality festival! 

The Opening Film: Thelma

When 93-year-old Thelma Post gets duped by a phone scammer pretending to be her grandson, she sets out on a treacherous quest across the city to reclaim what’s rightfully hers.

When? July 18th, 8:00 PM
Where? Sultan's Pool

dates & times

  • Thursday
    25/7/2417:00-00:00
  • Friday
    26/7/2417:00-00:00
  • Saturday
    27/7/2417:00-00:00
  • Sunday
    28/7/2417:00-00:00
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