“Though still largely unfamiliar to American audiences, Argentina has become a fertile ground for contemporary cinema.”
Alex Ross Perry’s “Golden Exits” zeroes in on life in Brooklyn — but is it too Brooklyn-y even for Brooklynites?
“And after I blame the Germans OR WISH THAT MY MOTHER HAD DONE SOMETHING ANYTHING I ask myself what I would have.”
Jews spent millennia debating the subtlest nuances of their sacred texts, a behavior that has now evolved into heated, dining room arguments.
“He lived in a dream world,” says an acquaintance of Michael Waszynski, a Yiddish film master who became a prince, “because film is a dream.”
Translator Jessica Cohen shared the Man Booker International Prize with David Grossman for her translation of his novel “A Horse Walks Into a Bar.”
The exhibition will showcase the life and career of Max Stern, a Jewish gallerist who fled persecution by the Nazi government.
The world is an endless conveyor belt of horrors, and this can keep one from finding out about what films exists.
The vagaries of the hype machine mean that some worthy films are less-discussed than others.
Jens Hoffmann was fired by the Jewish Museum following an investigation into accusations of sexual harassment made by Museum staff.