Trailer: A Late Quartet

By Jennifer Lipman, April 4, 2013

Israeli-American director Yaron Zilberman tells the story of four members of a renowned New York orchestra. The film, which stars Philip Seymour Hoffman and Christopher Walken, is in cinemas on April 5.


Trailer: Lincoln by Steven Spielberg

November 6, 2012

Lincoln, a biographical war-drama, directed and produced by Steven Spielberg, will be released in the UK in mid-January.

The film tells the story of America’s 16th president, Abraham Lincoln, and his battle against slavery.


Trailer: Fun Size

October 30, 2012

Director Josh Schwartz, best known for The O.C, Gossip Girl and Chuck, has a new film coming out this week. Teen comedy Fun Size tells the story of two friends excited to get an invitation to the best Halloween party of the year. Things get complicated when Mum wants to go out and makes them babysit one of their young brothers.


Paris-Manhattan: trailer

October 18, 2012

Sophie Lellouche's comedy about a pharmacist in central Paris. The film opens the UK Jewish Film Festival. Book tickets here.


Barbra Streisand on screen as a Jewish mother

By Jennifer Lipman, October 4, 2012

It says it's out at Christmas, but don't let that fool you. Barbra Streisand and Seth Rogen star in Dan Fogelman's new comedy as a Jewish mother and son pairing who get to know each other in an eight day road trip.


Homeland: season two preview

By Jennifer Lipman, October 3, 2012

Homeland is back on Sunday for its second series, starting at 9pm on Channel 4. Catch a sneak peak here.


The Posession: Sam Raimi's take on the Dybbuk

By Jennifer Lipman, August 13, 2012

Spiderman director Sam Raimi brings together Hollywood horror and Jewish folklore, in this retelling of the Dybbuk story.

A Dybbuk is said to be a malicious spirit that escapes from the soul of a dead person and attaches itself to that of a living person in order to complete something left unfinished.


Sam Mendes takes on Bond with Skyfall

By Jennifer Lipman, August 1, 2012

Jewish director Sam Mendes is back with the latest installment in the James Bond series. Daniel Craig stars as the secret agent for the third time.


First look: Oz the Great and Powerful

By Jennifer Lipman, July 17, 2012

James Franco, Mila Kunis, Zach Braff and Rachel Weisz star in Sam Raimi's take on the Wizard of Oz story, out next year.


The London Israeli Film Festival: Invisible

By Jennifer Lipman, May 23, 2012

Showing at the Israeli Film and Television Festival (Seret) in London on July 16, "Invisible" tells the story of two women trying to come to terms with being victims of the same serial rapist.