SAJFS in the Media

“Resiliency of Seniors,” FāVS Forward podcast, June 2020.

“Supporters share reasons to appreciate and give,” The Fig Tree, May 2020.

“The 16th annual Spokane Jewish Cultural Film Festival promises a cinematic celebration of community” by Isaac Handelman, The Inlander, Jan. 30, 2020.

“Jewish Cultural Film Festival Preview,” “Movies 101” (begins at the 20:16 mark), Spokane Public Radio, Jan. 24, 2020.

“‘Fiddler’ back story opens Jewish Film Festival” by Dan Webster, 7 Blog, Jan. 24, 2020

“Jewish Film Fest Driven by Values” by Neal Schindler, Spokane Faith & Values, Jan. 13, 2020

“Spokane Jewish Cultural Film Festival” (Staff Pick) by Nathan Weinbender, The Inlander, Jan. 24, 2019

“Spokane Jewish Cultural Film Festival offers lighter fare in its 15th year” by Azaria Podplesky, The Spokesman-Review, Jan. 18, 2019

“A festival of much-needed uplift” by Neal Schindler, Spokane Faith & Values, Jan. 14, 2019

Appearance by SAJFS director Neal Schindler on KHQ’s “Weekend Wake Up” show, Jan. 27, 2018

Appearance by SAJFS director Neal Schindler on Fox 28’s morning show, Jan. 25, 2018

“Jewish Cultural Film Festival sheds light on Jewish culture, identity” by Azaria Podplesky, The Spokesman-Review, Jan. 19, 2018

Appearance by SAJFS director Neal Schindler and board member Carl Baum on “So There I Was,” KYRS, Jan. 19, 2018

“This year’s Jewish film festival asks tough questions” by Neal Schindler, Spokane Faith & Values, Jan. 8, 2018

“Spokane Jewish Cultural Film Festival,” Spokane Coeur d’Alene Living magazine, January 2018

“Spokane Area Jewish Family Services explains the significance of latkes during Hanukkah,” KREM-TV, Dec. 19, 2017

“Conference empowers participants with prayer, reflections, insights on issue,” The Fig Tree, March 2017

“How Spokane’s Jewish film festival reflects Judaism’s diversity” by Neal Schindler, Spokane Faith & Values, Dec. 15, 2016

“Jewish Family Services addresses people’s emergency and social needs,” The Fig Tree, December 2016

“Jewish life in a not-so-Jewish place,” Washington Jewish Museum, Sept. 13, 2016

“Jewish film festival aims to challenge preconceptions” by Nathan Weinbender, The Spokesman-Review, Jan. 14, 2016

“Film festival highlights Jewish culture,” The Spokesman-Review, March 21, 2014

“Committed to Community” by Pia Hallenberg, The Spokesman-Review, Sept. 15, 2012

“Rabbi helps seniors with life transitions, also serves Reform congregation,” The Fig Tree, September 2012

“Film Mitzvah” by Ethan Wolcott, The Inlander, March 14, 2012

“Group links seniors to faith community” by Virginia De Leon, The Spokesman-Review, Dec. 21, 2005

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