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Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness (2011)   USA

Directed by Joseph Dorman (USA), 94 minutes An epic documentary about the iconic Yiddish writer whose stories became the basis of the best-known work Read More

Chava Rosenfarb: That Bubble of Being (2015)   Directed by Josh Waletzky (USA), 75 minutes in Yiddish with English subtitles

Chava Rosenfarb, noted Yiddish writer and major Holocaust literary figure, discusses her life in Lodz before the Holocaust, her years in the Lodz Read More

Theodore Bikel: In the Shoes of Sholom Aleichem (2014)

John Lollos’ inventive documentary weaves together portraits of two beloved personalities – Sholom Aleichem and Theodore Bikel. An icon of modern Jewish Read More

Leo Spellman’s Lost Rhapsody: A Documentary Film In-progress

Since 2011, Director David Hoffert and Producers Paul and Brenda Hoffert and Jeff Preyra have been making an increasingly epic documentary film Read More

Raise the Roof (2015)

Directed by Yari and Cary Wolinsky (USA) 85 minutes “How often do you get a chance to reach deep into history and Read More

The Nightingale and the Rose (2016)   Russia

Directed by Vladimir Sharonov (Russia) 32 minutes This world premiere documentary chronicles the life and times of the renowned Latvian Jewish tenor Read More