How Red Scare’s Dasha Nekrasova turns awfulness into art
A 2019 Israeli film explores love, war, and the immigrant experience
A chillingly prescient 1924 Austrian film gets new life—and ‘incandescent’ relevance—in a miraculous Blu-ray restoration
This year, as cinemas shut down, Tablet’s critic found streaming lockdown escapist gems in clever counterhistories, rich and inventive documentaries, and rediscovered classics of Yiddish cinema. And Roy Cohn.
Is Pawel Pawlikowski’s new film ‘Ida’ the Polish answer to ‘Aftermath,’ or a story of Jewish suffering and sacrifice?
An excerpt from ‘Stanley Kubrick: American Filmmaker’: Dreaming, With ‘Eyes Wide Shut’
The great film and social document illuminates a primal fear—that of foreign contagion
At 100, the U.K.’s greatest Jewish celebrity tabloid writer would rather dance with Sophia Loren
What Jordan Peele’s visionary new film reveals about the Jussie Smollett affair and the monsters stalking American society in the digital age
World War II, the Cold War, American racism, Polish introspection, and Jerry Lewis
The Hallmark Channel just announced that they’ll be producing Hanukkah films. We have ideas.
The film that inspired ‘You’ve Got Mail’ is a study of human desire and yearning for transcendence that remains timeless
Roughly 35 years after the Holocaust, Germans flocked to movie theaters and video stores to watch Israeli youth make out, measure their penises, and spy into girls’ locker rooms.
Today on Jewcy: The true story of a Jewish baseball player sent by the United States to take out a Nazi during World War II
Today on Jewcy: A look at the films showcased at the annual festival put on by the JCC Manhattan.
Today on Jewcy: A look at three very Jewish shorts playing in Brooklyn this week.
Today on Jewcy: June brings ‘Maktub’ and ‘To Each Her Own’
Larisa Shepitko’s forgotten WWII classic is haunting, harrowing, and all too human
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