15th Annual Pioneer Valley Jewish Film Festival  March 25 – April 5, 2020


Tickets to all screenings are available at the door for as long as seating is available. Advance ticket purchase is strongly encouraged, as films do sell out. Tickets to screenings can be purchased in advance, either online at pvjff.org, in person at the Springfield JCC, or by phone. Note that some screenings require separate ticketing. See details below.

tickets 2019Ticket Prices

$10 General Admission
$9 Students & Seniors (65+)
$15 Reserved Seating

Opening Night - A Bag of Marbles with festive reception before the screening. 

$15 General Admission
$12 Students & Seniors (65+)
$20 Reserved Seating

Screenings at Amherst College, Elms College, Mount Holyoke College, and UMass Amherst are free for students, faculty, and staff of the host college. Valid ID is required.

Purchasing Tickets

93Queen93Queen At PVJFF.com: From the Film Lineup page, click on the individual film that you are interested in. Then click the green "Buy Tickets" button at the bottom of that page. All fees are included in the ticket price. Online purchasing closes at 11:30 PM on the night before a screening.

By Phone: Order tickets by phone at (413) 739-4715 with a credit card. Tickets can be picked up at the door ("will call").

In Person: Buy tickets in person at the Springfield JCC with cash, check or credit card.

At the Door: Tickets can be purchased at the door starting 30 minutes before the screening, for as long as seating is available. Cash and checks are accepted for PVJFF screenings. Credit cards may be used at Amherst Cinema and Greenfield Garden Cinemas.

For Amherst Cinema Screenings

Tickets available at Amherst Cinema box office or online at amherstcinema.org.

Please note: Amherst Cinema Member/Senior/Student prices are not applicable at this screening.

For Greenfield Garden Cinemas Screenings

Tickets available at the Greenfield Garden Cinemas box office or online at gardencinemas.net. 

For Pothole Picture/Memorial Hall Screenings

Tickets available at the door. Pre-purchased Pothole Pictures tickets are accepted. Purchase advance tickets at the rate of 5 for $20 by sending a check to Pothole Pictures, P.O. Box 368, Shelburne Falls, MA 01370.

Special Free Screenings

These screenings are FREE for everyone. No tickets are necessary. Admission is on a first-come, first-serve basis.

An Act of Defiance
Sunday, March 31
Goldstein Auditorium, Springfield JCC, Springfield

An Act of Defiance
Wednesday, April 3
Flavin Auditorium, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

The Invisibles
Thursday, April 4
Stirn Auditorium, Amherst College, Amherst

Friday, April 5
Glenmeadow Retirement, Longmeadow

Festival Pass

Don't miss out on a great deal: 13 PVJFF-ticketed films for only $99 (a $135 value). Support the cultural arts! Click here to purchase a Festival Pass online or call (413) 739-4715. 


As seating may be limited, guests are encouraged to arrive at least 15 minutes prior to the film program. Reserved seating is available for purchase at all screenings, except for Amherst Cinema, Greenfield Garden Cinemas, and Pothole Pictures.


Tickets are final sale and non-exchangeable. Refunds are available only for cancelled or rescheduled programs. PVJFF is not responsible for lost or stolen tickets. Due to circumstances beyond the PVJFF’s control, film programs are subject to change without prior notice. 

Additional Information

Films are not rated. Parental discretion is strongly advised. Films designated “mature audiences” may contain explicit language, sexual content and/or violence. For more information about screenings, call the PVJFF Director at (413) 739-4715.


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