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Contact person for media on behalf of the Jewish Culture Festival Society: Robert Gądek:


Jewish Culture Festival in Krakow – general information


Photos from current edition

Under the link below you may find photos from the events of the 28th Jewish Culture Festival. You may use them free of charge in any non-commercial purpose, under the condition of crediting them to the author (name of the photographer provided in the name of the file).

If you need any of the photos in higher resolution, please contact Robert Gądek

photos of 28th JCF / Flickr

Materials for media

Festival statistics

260number of events of the 28th Jewish Culture Festival in Krakow, including:


134 events in the main program:

  • 21 musical events
  • 33 workshops
  • 23 lectures
  • 26 artistic events
  • 24 guided tours
  • 3 film screenings
  • 4 ceremonies

1 world premiere: ‘Dybuk’ composed by Wlad Marhulets, commissioned by the Jewish Culture Festival and dedicated to David Krakauer

10 debuts of foreign artists in Poland, including: Shulem Lemmer, Eleanor Reissa, Yudko, Young Yosef, Noga Erez, Abatte Barihun, Jerusalem Quartet


126 events in accompanying events program, organized by the JCC Krakow, Galicia Jewish Museum, Association of Progressive Jews in Krakow Or Hadash, Polaron and Jewish Studies Dept. of the Jagiellonian University

236 artists, instructors and lecturers from Poland, Israel, the United States, Australia and Germany

67 volunteers from Poland, Germany, the United States, Spain, France, Italy, Croatia, Australia, Ukraine and Belorussia, including 5 senior volunteers


Festival photos, posters, audio files related to the 28th Jewish Culture Festival are available under the links below. You may use them free of charge only in materials related to promotion or reporting 28th JCF, under the condition they are credited to its creators (if the name is given) and source: Materials of the Jewish Culture Festival in Krakow. In case of any questions, please contact Robert Gądek (e-mail above).

Visual identification of the festival was designed and produced by Studio Otwarte (

program brochure of the 28th JCF – pdf file
28th JCF – posters
28th JCF – artists’ photos
promo video of the 28th JCF
logo of the festival
photos from previous editions (Flickr)
video from previous editions – YouTube


Free accreditation are available only for active journalists and media representatives, who are sent to the festival by their companies. In other cases we charge 400 PLN per each accreditation.

Sending signed accreditation form means acceptance of the conditions (available under the link below).

Filled in and signed accreditation form must be sent per e-mail to: One form is dedicated to one person only. In case of TV-crews, each member must fill in a separate form.

Journalists could pick up their accreditation passes after June 19th, 2018 in the festival office.

conditions for accreditation
application form – Word


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