Keyword: Jewish

Reader

The Reader (2008)

Rated: R Runtime: 123 minutes Release date: 12/09/2008
When he falls ill on his way home from school, 15 year-old Michael Berg is rescued by Hanna, a woman twice his age. The two begin an unexpected and passionate affair only for Hanna to suddenly and inexplicably disappear. Eight years later, Michael, now a young law student observing Nazi war trials, meets his former lover again, under very different circumstances. Hanna is on trial for a hideous...
Schindler's List

Schindler's List (1993)

Rated: R Runtime: 185 minutes Release date: 12/14/1993
The true story of Austrian industrialist Oskar Schindler, who harbored Polish Jews during WWII by using them as workers in his factory. Schindler saved 1,100 Jews from certain death.
Inglourious Basterds

Inglourious Basterds (2009)

Rated: R Runtime: 154 minutes Release date: 08/20/2009
In the first year of the German occupation of France, Shosanna Dreyfus witnesses the execution of her family at the hand of Nazi Colonel Hans Landa. Shosanna narrowly escapes and flees to Paris where she forges a new identity as the owner and operator of a cinema. Elsewhere in Europe, Lieutenant Aldo Raine organizes a group of Jewish American soldiers to perform swift, shocking acts of retribution...
Serious Man

A Serious Man (2009)

Rated: R Runtime: 105 minutes Release date: 10/01/2009
The story of an ordinary man's search for clarity in a universe where Jefferson Airplane is on the radio and F-Troop is on TV. It is 1967, and Larry Gopnik, a physics professor at a quiet Midwestern university, has just been informed by his wife Judith that she is leaving him. She has fallen in love with one of his more pompous acquaintances, Sy Ableman, who seems to her a more substantial person...
This is Where I Leave You

This is Where I Leave You (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 103 minutes Release date: 09/18/2014
When their father passes away, four grown siblings, bruised and banged up by their respective adult lives, are forced to return to their childhood home and live under the same roof together for a week, along with their over-sharing mother and an assortment of spouses, exes and might-have-beens. Confronting their history and the frayed states of their relationships among the people who know and...
Ida

Ida (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 80 minutes Release date: 05/01/2014
Eighteen-year-old Anna, a sheltered orphan raised in a convent, is preparing to become a nun when the Mother Superior insists she first visit her sole living relative. Naïve, innocent Anna soon finds herself in the presence of her aunt Wanda, a worldly and cynical Communist Party insider, who shocks her with the declaration that her real name is Ida and her Jewish parents were murdered during the...
Wish I Was Here

Wish I Was Here (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 113 minutes Release date: 07/17/2014
Aiden is an actor who hasn't booked a part in years, while his wife, Sarah, has played the role of family breadwinner, holding down a steady but dull job. Their children have been able to attend an expensive yeshiva school, thanks to Aiden's father who criticizes his son for abandoning his Jewish roots. When Aiden's father announces he has an aggressive cancer and must reserve his money for costly...
GETT le procès de Viviane Amsalem

GETT le procès de Viviane Amsalem (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 06/24/2014
In Israel, there is neither civil marriage nor civil divorce. Only rabbis can facilitate a marriage or its dissolution. But this dissolution is only possible with full consent from the husband, who in the end has more power that the judges. Viviane Amsalem has been applying for divorce for three years. But her husband Elisha will not agree.

Woman in Gold (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/24/2014
Meet the Fockers

Meet the Fockers (2004)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 115 minutes Release date: 12/21/2004
Now that Greg Focker is "in" with his soon-to-be in-laws, Jack and Dina Byrnes, it looks like smooth sailing for him and his fiancée, Pam. But that's before Pam's parents meet Greg's parents, Bernie and Roz Focker. The hyper-relaxed Fockers and the tightly-wound Byrneses are woefully mismatched from the start, and no matter how hard Greg and Pam try, there is just no bringing their families...
Little Fockers

Little Fockers (2010)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 97 minutes Release date: 12/21/2010
The test of wills between Jack Byrnes and Greg Focker escalates to new heights. It has taken 10 years, two little Fockers with wife Pam and countless hurdles for Greg to finally get "in" with his tightly wound father-in-law, Jack. After the cash-strapped dad takes a job moonlighting for a drug company, however, Jack's suspicions about his favorite male nurse come roaring back. When Greg and Pam's...
Last Temptation of Christ

The Last Temptation of Christ (1988)

Rated: R Runtime: 163 minutes Release date: 08/11/1988
A depiction of Christ's life including a vision of what his life might have been like had he not been crucified.
Godfather, Part II

The Godfather, Part II (1974)

Rated: R Runtime: 200 minutes Release date: 12/11/1974
Continuing saga of the Corleone family as they move to Nevada and make the casino business their major income source under the leadership of the increasingly paranoid and malevolent Michael, whose reign as the "Don" is juxtaposed against the parallel tale of his father's escape from Sicily as a young boy and his subsequent rise to power in New York's Lower East Side during the turn-of-the-century.
Annie Hall

Annie Hall (1977)

Rated: PG Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 04/19/1977
A comical look at the up and down relationship between a New York City TV writer and his aspiring actress/singer girlfriend who's originally from the Midwest.

The Septembers of Shiraz (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 08/12/2014
Following the Iranian revolution in 1979, rare-gem dealer Isaac Amin is arrested and falsely charged with being a spy. His frightened and shaken family must navigate a new world with the collapse of everything they've known. As Isaac endures prison, forging shaky relationships for survival, his wife feverishly searches for him while harboring a suspicion that their housekeeper has turned on them...
Oy Vey! My Son is Gay!

Oy Vey! My Son is Gay! (2010)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 91 minutes Release date: 12/23/2010
Every Friday night Shirley Hirsch invites another female guest for sabbath dinner in hopes that her son Nelson will end up with a nice Jewish girl. When Shirley and her husband Martin set him up on yet another date, Nelson reveals that he is already seeing someone. Shirley and Martin cannot wait to meet the lucky lady. In an effort to find out who her son is dating, Shirley stops by Nelson's...

Experimenter, The Stanley Milgram Story (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 08/30/2014
In 1961, Dr. Stanley Milgram conducted controversial experiments designed to explore the human response to authority. Obsessed with probing man's capacity for evil, this Jewish son of Hungarian and Romanian immigrants was consumed by his search to understand how civilized human beings can participate in inhumane acts, and how such efficient, systematic, and cruel events as genocide can take place...
Son of God

Son of God (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 138 minutes Release date: 02/27/2014
The story of The New Testament is told with the scope and scale of an action epic. Jesus' life is chronicled from his humble birth through his teachings, crucifixion and ultimate resurrection.
Dancing in Jaffa

Dancing in Jaffa (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 04/10/2014
Pierre Dulaine, four-time ballroom dancing world champion, is fulfilling a life-long dream when he takes his program, "Dancing Classrooms," back to his city of birth, Jaffa. For generations, Jaffa has been a city divided by two communities that continue to grow increasingly apart. Over a ten-week period, Pierre teaches Jewish and Palestinian Israeli children to dance and compete together. The film...
Dir: Hilla Medalia
With: N/A
Last Metro

The Last Metro (1981)

Rated: PG Runtime: 131 minutes Release date: 02/18/1981
Generation War: Part 1

Generation War: Part 1 (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 132 minutes Release date: 01/14/2014
Five young German friends are forced to navigate the unconscionable moral compromises of life under Hitler. Level-headed, highly decorated officer Wilhelm goes off to the eastern front with his sensitive younger brother Friedhelm. Deeply in love with Wilhelm is Charlotte, a young nurse who looks forward to serving in the Red Cross. Greta is a talented singer who longs to become another Marlene...

Generation War: Part 2 (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 148 minutes Release date: 01/14/2014
Five young German friends are forced to navigate the unconscionable moral compromises of life under Hitler. Level-headed, highly decorated officer Wilhelm goes off to the eastern front with his sensitive younger brother Friedhelm. Deeply in love with Wilhelm is Charlotte, a young nurse who looks forward to serving in the Red Cross. Greta is a talented singer who longs to become another Marlene...

This Is My Land (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013
Following several Israeli and Palestinian teachers over one academic year, we observe how their respective education systems teach the history of their nations. As we observe their exchanges and confrontations with students, debates with the ministries curriculum and its restrictions, we get an intimate glimpse into the profound and long lasting effect that the Israeli/Palestinian conflict...
Dir: Tamara Erde
With: N/A