Ayelet Gundar-Goshen’s suspenseful new ‘Waking Lions’ turns the fateful collision of an Israeli doctor and an African immigrant into an indictment of surging nationalism
Tired of ominous news updates and social media outrage? Here are classic Jewish texts to help revive the spirit and soothe the soul
Darkness! Angst! Paranoia! In the terrified films of the 1940s and ’50s, written and directed by Jewish refugees, hidden dangers lurk where hell is no longer a fantasy, where what’s false is true, and what’s wrong is even wronger.
Sure, it’s about Portuguese Jesuits in Japan, but the movie’s theological message is one we should all embrace
Sana Krasikov’s ‘boldly imagined’ new novel sees Russia as a place where it is impossible to keep your hands clean
An Israeli filmmaker works to revive the neglected, terrible history of Shoah victims in the Soviet Union
When our heroes are all simpering children, is it any wonder our president is, too?
‘The New Yorker’ offers a master class in how not to respond to cheap alt-right provocations