Jewish Journal

Dances with Films Festival

By Joy Bennett

May 30, 2014 | 3:36 pm

Opening Night of Dances with Films at Chinese Theaters, Hollywood

Last night I was thrilled to attend the opening night ceremonies of Dances with Films,... More.

  • Folk Music Festival

    By Joy Bennett

    May 19, 2014 | 6:39 pm

    I drove out to Paramount Ranch in Agoura Hills yesterday to attend the 54th Annual Topanga Banjo, Fiddle Contest and Folk Music Festival.  Lots of fine musicians there in a lovely country setting.  I saw the excellent Suzie Glaze and the Hilonesome Band there, also pictured above.  For more information visit topangabanjofiddle.org.

  • One Small Hitch Film

    By Joy Bennett

    May 5, 2014 | 10:14 pm

    Laemmle's Royal Theatre, West Los Angeles


    Tonight I went to see another couple of films at the LA Jewish Film Festival.  The first was one of... More.

  • Cupcakes Film

    By Joy Bennett

    May 4, 2014 | 1:17 pm


    Last night I saw a very sweet, fun film Cupcakes screened as part of the Los Angeles Jewish Film Festival.  It was light, frothy, genuinely funny... More.

  • LA Jewish Film Festival

    By Joy Bennett

    May 2, 2014 | 2:49 pm

    Front of Saban Theatre, one of the LAJFF venues

    Last night was the gala opening night of the Los Angeles Jewish Film Festival and it was super. ... More.