Paul Rudd Loves ‘Annie Hall’

Woody Allen’s 1976 flick is the Jewish actor’s favorite romantic comedy

Photo of the Day (and 1977)

A photographer sets up film stills at their original locations

Iran Around Tel Aviv

A writer born in the capital of Holocaust denial tours the Jewish state as the cold war between Iran and Israel is about to get hot

La Différence

While American Jews cultivate a hyphenated identity, French Jews like to make themselves wholly French. Do we still share a cultural language?

Allentown

A 2006 Woody Allen film festival in Manhattan screened more than 30 of the New York master’s movies. One writer tried to go to every one of them.

American Master

In a PBS documentary debuting this weekend, comedy guru Robert Weide examines the life and work of Woody Allen, film’s iconic nebbishy New York Jew

Woody Allen, American Master

Notoriously private filmmaker opens up in documentary, says Annie Hall just “okay”

Jews Do It More

Says decade-old study still worth bragging about

Hearing Voices

When a writer sits down to work, a cacophony of personalities sits down with him

Spirited Away

A haftorah of messiahs and mindfulness

The Evolution of the Jewish Asshole

Morris Dickstein on ‘Greenberg’

A Hasid Among Us

As Natalie Portman makes her screen debut in ultra-Orthodox garb, we scan film history for her antecedents

Annie Hall

Adventures at a Woody Allen film festival

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