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The Green Park

About the Film 

The heyday of Jewish life in Britain is fondly recalled in this nostalgic window into a bygone era and the cultural roots of the AngloJewish community, and the holiday destination hotel on England’s southern coast, which epitomized the pinnacle of luxury and post-war assimilation.

Genre 
Documentary
Running Time 
65 minutes

Irving

About the Film 

A Brooklyn curmudgeon gets a surprise visit from a British gent claiming to be his son, in this charming and gently humorous anatomy of family relations. 

Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
28 minutes

Joe's Violin

About the Film 

Across generations and backgrounds, a musical instrument unites a Holocaust survivor and a Bronx schoolgirl. Tribeca Film Festival Best Documentary Short nominee. 

Genre 
Documentary
Running Time 
24 minutes

Keep Quiet

About the Film 

A notorious anti-Semite and fascist firebrand makes an astonishing transformation after learning he is Jewish, in this provocative examination of spiritual and ideological realignment, certain to spark sharp debate.

Genre 
Documentary
Running Time 
93 minutes

Kid Yamaka

About the Film 

An up-and-coming boxer’s troubled background, and his path from juvenile delinquency to personal redemption through faith and family. 

Genre 
Documentary
Running Time 
14 minutes

The Last Blintz

About the Film 

The emotional closing days of an iconic Times Square eatery and show biz haunt, a last vestige of old New York in an era of hyper-gentrification. 

Genre 
Documentary
Running Time 
30 minutes

The Last Laugh

About the Film 

Famous comedians (Mel Brooks, Carl Reiner, Sarah Silverman, Chris Rock, etc.) explore the taboo topic of Holocaust humor, in this stimulating and entertaining debate on the limits of comedy and taste.

Genre 
Documentary
Running Time 
89 minutes

The Man Who Shot Hollywood

About the Film 

A chronicle of portrait artist Jack Pashkovsky, from his humble immigrant origins to photographer of the biggest stars of Hollywood’s golden age. 

Genre 
Documentary
Running Time 
12 minutes

Mordechai

About the Film 

After years apart, identical twin brothers with very different lives are reunited at their father’s funeral, in this funny and touching fable of family and faith. 

Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
14 minutes

Mother with a Gun

About the Film 

The violent history of the Jewish Defense League, ever controversial for espousing aggression against threats of anti-Semitism, is told through the eyes of its current leader, in this unsettling exposé into political extremism and vigilante justice.

Genre 
Documentary
Running Time 
81 minutes

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