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Jewcy Interviews: Aida’s Secrets

Today on Jewcy: Alon Schwarz, one half of a brother directing team, discusses his film about two brothers meeting for the first time after seventy years.

Abe Fried-Tanzer
October 23, 2017

The new documentary Aida’s Secrets comes from brothers Alon and Shaul Schwarz, who chronicled their uncle Izak’s search for the brother he never knew he had, featuring an emotional reunion between Israeli Izak, Canadian Shep, and their mother Aida, and the exploration of many unexpected developments and histories along the way. Jewcy sat down with Alon, who just arrived from Israel to promote the film.

Abe Fried-Tanzer, a Jewcy contributor, writes about film at

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