Narrative & Documentary short films


dir. Tim Raycroft, David Bussan, USA 2019, 14 min, documentary short

In 1938 Arnold Joseph managed to escape from Nazis to USA. He returned as an american soldier and thanks to his knowledge of German he acted as a censor of mail to and from Nazi prisoners at the Nuremberg Trials. Language: English. Subtitles: Polish. 23.11.2019, SUTRDAY, POLIN Museum, 11:00 AM ADMISSION IS FREE. FREE TICKETS CAN […]

23.11, Sobota | 11:00 | POLIN Museum

The Silence of Professor Tösla (Dos shvaign fun Professor Tosla)

dir. Ilan Stavans, Mexico 2019, 23 min, animated short

In this animated film, a renowned Jewish mathematician nearing death decides to convey his ultimate knowledge about the nature of time and language to one of his favorite pupils. In Yiddish with English subtitles. Written by Ilan Stavans. Animation and music by Jay Bolotin. Język: jidysz. Napisy: polskie i angielskie. 23.11.2019, Suturday, POLIN Museum, 17:00 […]

23.11, Sobota | 17:00 | POLIN Museum


dir. Dayan David Oualid, France 2019, 30 min, narrative short

Dan, a pious man who lives on the fringe of the Jewish community of the nineteenth district of Paris, is summoned to check on old acquaintance, obviously not in his normal state. Dan has to summon a Minyan, gathering of ten people of Israelite confession, to perform an exorcism according to a precise and grueling […]

24.11, Niedziela | 11:00 | POLIN Museum


dir. Maya Louzon, Israel 2019, 10 min, narrative short

The friendship between Avi, a former drug addict, and Jaber, a Sudanese refugee, is in danger. It is Jabber’s last day before being sent to” Holot” Detention Facility, and Avi decides to take matters into his own hands. Based on true story. FESTIVALS, AWARDS: Palm Springs Shortfest 2019, Nashville 50th Film Festival 2019 Language: hebrew. […]

01.01, Czwartek | 00:00 | JCC Warsaw

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