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28th Toronto Jewish Film Festival TJFF2020 Part two: October 22 - November 1

J-Flix / Virtual Cinema FAQ

Using Casting – You can cast festival films to  your TV using the Apple TV or Roku apps, AirPlay or a Google Chromecast device

Video instructions for how to use the TJFF app for Apple TV: HERE

Video instructions for how to use the TJFF app for Roku: HERE

Using an HDMI cable – You can connect your PC desktop/laptop to your television using an HDMI cord. (This may also be done with an Apple computer if you have an HDMI or DisplayPort adapter)
Instructions with pictures: HERE
Video instructions:  HERE

AirPlay and Chromecast users: Please connect directly from the video. Do not use in screen mirror mode.

HDMI connection users: iPads and iPhones cannot be used to connect to your television

Please turn off your VPN, if applicable – it can block the viewing of films

On my computer, tablet, smartphone or mobile device:
Via web browsers (we recommend Google Chrome or Safari)

How to use Chromecast: HERE



You can watch content on PCs running Windows 7+, and Intel-based Macs running OSX 10.12+. You can also watch films on Android tablets and phones using Chrome, and on iPhones and iPads using Safari.

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Yes, you can watch content using Safari on iOS 11.2 or later. Please note that you must have “Screen Mirroring” turned off for content to play.

Yes, you can watch content using Chrome on Android 6.0 or later. 

You can Chromecast from a Chrome web browser on PC and Mac computers as well as Android devices by selecting the cast button in the bottom right-hand side of the player. 

Please note that cast is not available from Iphone and Ipad.

You can AirPlay from most browsers if you have Apple TV by selecting the cast button in the bottom right-hand side of the player.

Use the password reset option on the login page to reset your password. You will need access to the e-mail address you use to log in.

We use adaptive bitrate streaming which means the streaming quality will automatically adjust based on your internet speed. If your internet connection is poor or inconsistent you may experience problems during playback. If you’re on wifi, try moving closer to your router.

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