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Top Ten Jewish Films
Orchestra of Exiles
The story of how one man saved nearly 1,000 Jews from the Nazis.
A Life Apart
Journey into the mysterious and joyous world of the Hasidic Jews,
Sukkah City
A design competition explores the potential of the ancient Jewish sukkah.
Kabbalah Me
A personal journey into the esoteric spiritual phenomenon.
Wagner's Jews
Why did so many Jews support the notoriously anti-Semitic composer?
We Were So Beloved
Between 1933 and 1941more than 20,000 Jews fleeing Nazis came to Washington Heights in New York.
Lost Islands
This crowd-pleaser was the biggest box office success in Israel in 2008.
Wagner & Me
Stephen Fry reconciles his love of Wagner with the man's anti-Semitism.
A Tickle In The Heart
Captures klezmer legends the Epstein Brothers on a joyous (and hilarious) international tour.

New and Notable

Directed by her 25 year old granddaughter, NANA is the story of Auschwitz survivor Maryla Michalowski-Dyamant, who spent her life after the war fighting intolerance.

A Look at the Past

Stefan Zweig: Farewell to Europe
The film tells the story of the Austrian writer and his life in exile from 1936 to 1942. One of the most famous writers of his time, Zwieg, a Jewish intellectual, struggled to find the right stance towards Nazi Germany.

Tales of Israel

In the Land of Pomegranates
From Academy Award-nominated director Hava Kohav Beller comes a multi-layered documentary centered on a group of young people born into a violent, on-going war.

On the Lighter Side

When Jews Were Funny
This insightful and hilarious survey of Jewish comedy from the early days of Borsht belt to the present ultimately explores the entire unruly question of what it means to be Jewish.

Issues of Faith

Eyes Wide Open
When a dedicated husband and father in Jerusalem’s ultra-orthodox community falls in love with a handsome student, guilt, torment and community pressure lead him to make a radical decision.