James Gray: Exploring the dark and personal
Stephen Applebaum interviews director James Gray about his latest film, The Lost City of Z
Review: Another Mother's Son
Thursday, March 23, 2017
Polish Film Festival has much to offer Jewish visitors
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Logan Lerman interview: "People don't like to s...
A disastrous political comeback
The art of the short
Review: Certain Women
Stephen Applebaum wasn't convinced by a quiet triptych of stories.
Monday, March 6, 2017
What's the secret of making short films that sparkle? These Israeli film-makers make every second count.
Risking death for freedom
In a new film, a daughter tells the story of the hijack plot which led to a death sentence for her father.
Thursday, February 2, 2017
Review: The New Man
A film which focuses on the profound emotions on the difficult path to parenthood
No Asylum: The Untold Chapter of Anne Frank's Story
A new documentary about thwarted attempts by Anne Frank's father to move his family to safety in the US, has contemporary resonance, says Stephen Applebaum.
Monday, January 30, 2017
A movie that meticulously sticks to the facts.
Thursday, January 26, 2017
Our diary of new life — and loss
Devorah Baum and Josh Appignanesi on a remarkable, and very personal, new film.
Devorah Baum and Josh Appignanesi
Friday, January 20, 2017
Steven Berkoff's ultimate comfort food
The actor, writer, director whose CV stretches from thoughtful stage plays to Hollywood blockbusters, has made a documentary film about the Jewish diner he loves.
An intimate portrayal of a First Lady in shock
Thursday, January 19, 2017
I thought we’d beaten hate — I was wrong
James Libson was part of the legal team that acted for Deborah Lipstadt when David Irving sued her for libel. As a film about the case is released he is shocked by some responses.
Friday, January 13, 2017
Review: Star Wars Rogue One
The biggest movie of the year has somehow aroused the ire of antisemites. What do they mean? Here's our take on the latest developments in a galaxy far, far away....
Thursday, December 15, 2016
Kirk Douglas at 100
Kirk Douglas is Hollywood’s great survivor, due to celebrate today with a shot of vodka — he has special permission from his doctor — at a star-studded party in Beverly Hills.
Thursday, December 8, 2016
Natalie's secret Xmas wish
Israeli-born actress told TV presenter Jimmy Fallon she has never celebrated the festive season with a tree, but plans to do so this year
Wednesday, December 7, 2016
Ben Younger: film director, action man
Former yeshivah student turned film director Ben Younger is also a chef, a pilot and a motorcyclist
Thursday, December 1, 2016
Film review: Indignation
Portrait of an atheist as a young man
Thursday, November 17, 2016
Film review: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find...
Does this family-friendly blockbuster teach a stealthy lesson about antisemitism?
The JC offers two email newsletters to keep you updated with our news, features and comment. Choose from a daily update, our weekly top picks or both.
©2017 The Jewish Chronicle