We all love Annie Hall 40 years on
It's everyone's favourite Woody Allen film, voted funniest screenplay ever. Forty years after Annie Hall was released, Nathan Abrams considers its lasting appeal.
Thursday, April 27, 2017
Film review: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Review: The Zookeeper's Wife
Friday, April 21, 2017
A young heroine's long journey
Review: The Green Prince
Jew know why we love Annie Hall?
When the zoo became a place to hide
A new film tells the astonishing true story of a Warsaw couple who smuggled Jewish families from the ghettos and hid them from Hitler's killers in the basement of a zoo
Review: Going in Style
Anne Joseph find a heist comedy sweet but unsatisfying
Friday, April 7, 2017
At peace with myself at last
His family rejected him because he was gay. But when a film was made about Saar Maoz, it helped him confront the past.
Thursday, April 6, 2017
James Gray: Exploring the dark and personal
Stephen Applebaum interviews director James Gray about his latest film, The Lost City of Z
Monday, March 27, 2017
Review: Another Mother's Son
Jenny Seagrove stars in this true story of a Jersey woman who who hid an escaped Russian PoW from the Nazis
Thursday, March 23, 2017
Polish Film Festival has much to offer Jewish visitors
Inevitably, there are a number of Holocaust themed films at this showcase of the best of Polish cinema and culture, writes Anne Joseph
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Review: Certain Women
Stephen Applebaum wasn't convinced by a quiet triptych of stories.
Monday, March 6, 2017
The art of the short
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
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