A miraculous basketball team, a 9-year-old power lifter and some very quirky Orthodox characters are among this year’s most-anticipated Jewish documentaries.
in ‘P.S. Jerusalem,’Danae Elon takes her Algerian-born husband and three children from their comfortable American life to the complexities and conflicts of her hometown.
Filmmaker Josh Freed is willing to do a lot for the sake of his art, including casting himself in a negative light. His debut documentary, “Five Weddings and a Felony,” which premieres November 6 at the DOC NYC film festival, is Freed’s personal journey as a Jewish 28-year-old New York guy, trying to figure out the dance of modern romance.