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Upcoming Screenings:

April 3-10: Palm Beach International Film Festival

May 1-11: Toronto Jewish Film Festival


New KQED air dates announced!

Thursday April 24, at 9 p.m.


Plus, you can find other air dates on KQED here:


American Jerusalem on PBS: National

(all times local)

Austin, KLRU: April 1, 10 pm

Boston, WGBH: April 3, 10 pm

Burlington, NHPTV, April 3, 10 pm

Chicago, WTTW: May 25, 2 pm

Cincinnati, KET2: April 8, 8 pm

Cleveland, WVIZ: April 13, 4pm

Denver, CPT: May 21, 9 pm

Denver, CPT, May 11, 8 pm

Detroit, SDPTV--WTVS: April 1, 11 pm

Fresno, KVPT: April 7, 10 pm and April 13, 5 pm

Grand Rapids, WGVU, April 1, 11 pm

Indianapolis, WFYI: April 1, 11 pm

Kentucky, KET2: April 8, 8 pm 

Kentucky, KET: April 9 3 am

Los Angeles, PBS SoCal: April 2, 7 pm

Los Angeles, KCET: April 2, 10 pm

Los Angeles, KLCS: April 1, 8 pm

Memphis, WKNO: April 15, 12 am, 8 am

New York, WNET: May 11, 1:30 pm; May 12, 1 am; May 13, 4:30 am

Omaha, NET2: April 14, 8 pm

Orlando, WEFS, April 13, 8 pm

Philadelphia, WHYY, April 13, 1:30 pm

Portland, KOPB-Plus: April 2, 8 pm

Raleigh-Durham, UNC-EX: April 20, 9 pm

Rhode Island, WSBE: April 10, 10 pm

Sacramento, KVIE2: April 27, 11 pm

Sacramento, KVIEHD: April 13, 1 pm

San Antonio, KLRN: April 1, 10 pm

Seattle, KCTS: May 3, 7 pm

Seattle, KBTC: April 10, 10 pm

Syracuse, WCNY: April 18, 2 pm

Tucson, AZPM: (UA Channel): April 29, 8 pm

Wichita, KS: KOO, April 17, 9 pm


PBS World Channel Dates (all times ET):

Monday, April 14 at 8pm

Tuesday, April 15 at 1am, 9 am and 3 pm

Sunday, April 20 at 1pm

Monday, April 21 at 4am


Note, the following PBS affiliates will air American Jerusalem on PBS World, in addition to the schedule listed above:

Albany, WMHT 

Albequerque, KNMD 

Atlanta, WGTV 

Boston, WGBH 

Chatanooga, WNGH

Dallas, KERA 

Des Moines, KDIN

Detroit, WTVS

Fort Myers-Naples, WGCU

Knoxville, WETP

Little Rock, AETN

Los Angeles, PBS SoCal 

Miami, WPBT 

Milwaukee, MPTV

Minneapolis, KMCW

New Orleans, WYES

New York, WLIW

Phoenix, KAET 

Philadelphia, WHYY 

Salt Lake City, KQED

Savannah, WVAN

Spokane, KUID

St. Louis, KETC 



Past Screenings:

  • World Premiere at the San Francisco Jewish Film Festival, Castro Theater, San Francisco and Palo Alto
  • The Skirball Cultural Center, Los Angeles
  • The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, Berkeley
  • Ventura County Jewish Film Festival
  • Vogue Theater, San Francisco
  • Napa Valley Film Festival
  • Throckmorton Theater, Mill Valley
  • Rialto Cinemas, Sebastopol
  • Rialto Cinemas Elmwood, Berkeley
  • Tucson Jewish Film Festival
  • Atlanta Jewish Film Festival 
  • Center for Jewish History, New York City
  • National Museum of Jewish History, Philadelphia 
  • San Luis Obispo International Film Festival
  • East Bay Jewish Film Festival


Other screening are in the process of being arranged. Stay tuned for details.

If you would like to arrange a screening, please contact our distribution partner, The National Center for Jewish Film at 781-736-8600,