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New York Jewish Film Festival 2010

January 13, 2010 - January 28, 2010


Animation: 1 film(s)
Mary and Max

Mary and Max
Adam Elliot, Australia, 2008, 92m
New York Premiere
Oscar-winning director Adam Elliot’s claymation feature is a tale of an extraordinary epistolary relationship between Mary Dinkle, a chubby, lonely eight-year-old girl in the suburbs of Melbourne, and Max Horovitz, a 44-year-old, severely obese, Jewish New Yorker with Asperger’s Syndrome. Featuring the voices of Eric Bana, Toni Colette, Philip Seymour Hoffman, and Barry “Dame Edna” Humphries.
Paul Hardart, Executive Producer, will be in attendance on Sat. Jan 23.
Sat Jan 23: 9:00pm
Sun Jan 24: 8:45pm

This year's New York Jewish Film Festival was selected by Rachel Chanoff, Independent Curator; Andrew Ingall, Assistant Curator, The Jewish Museum; Richard Peña, Program Director, The Film Society of Lincoln Center; Aviva Weintraub, Associate Curator and Director of the NYJFF, The Jewish Museum.

Plan Your Visit

The Jewish Museum - 5th Avenue
1109 5th Ave at 92nd St
New York NY 10128



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