Film Events at the J

The Barshop Jewish Community Center of San Antonio has become a flourishing year-round arts organization, with a variety of arts and culture programs and film screenings taking place throughout the year. Looking for one of our Film Festival Sequel events? Check out our Sequel page for more info!  


  • The Prime Ministers, Part 1: the Pioneers - this film screening was a part of the Week of Israel celebration.
  • Portrait of Wally- featuring an introduction by Dr. William Chiego, director of the McNay Art Museum, and discussion following the film with the filmmaker and Dr. Chiego.
  • Defiant Requiem - featuring an introduction with Music Director Murry Sidlin, followed by a question an answer with attendees.
  • Return to the Hiding Place - featuring a post-film Q&A with cast and crew from the film, moderated by TPR's Nate Cone.
  • Sukkah City - a documentary film about the architecture competition and exhibition that explored the creative potential of the sukkah.


For more information about past JCC Film Events or to inquire about future events, email Aliyah.

Return to the Film Festival page.

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