Category: New Films

Fabulous Fixer

From Tablet Magazine ‘Norman,’ starring Richard Gere, is an absorbing film about a Jewish connector who’s looking for an honest piece of the action—and finds one …They get nothing wrong. Richard Gere’s accent, old...

Meet the Bal Ej, Ethiopia’s Other Jews

From Jewniverse A new film, Bal Ej: The Hidden Jews of Ethiopia, is underway about a community, much of which has migrated to the Kechene neighborhood of Addis Ababa. Made by Russian-born Israeli musician and ethnomusicologist...

8 Jewish Movies Premiering at Sundance

From Forward: There’s a lot of amazing Jewish movies coming out of Sundance Festival this year. The popular film festival is in its 28th year, and is starting on Thursday, January 21st, in Park...