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Factually America

Best US documentaries of Jewish interest

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  • REMEMBERING LEONARD NIMOY

    Movie

    5-star PBS doc. Never-seen-before footage of Jewish Spock actor, his life and dramatic final days.

    Important documentary as a Jewish boy growing up in Boston in the 1930s and 1940s, Nimoy's dramatic early career in Hollywood, his big break-out role as Spock on Star Trek, THAT story about the Vul...

  • JEWISH TOWN HALL - We Belong Together

    Movie + 1 extra

    Tal Heinrich (CNN, i24 News) hosts analysis of matters affecting American Jews and communities.

  • THE STURGEON QUEENS

    Movie

    Irresistible portrait of the famed New York Lower East Side lox and herring emporium, Russ And Daughters, 100 years old this year!

    Featuring the 100 year old founder, actress Maggie Gyllenhaal, chef Mario Batali and Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bade Ginsburg, this is a celebration of New York Jewi...

  • BREAKFAST AT INA'S

    Movie

    The so-called Breakfast Queen is full of surprises in her beloved Chicago eatery. Delicious TV!!

    Brooklyn’s Ina Pinkney is a Chicago legend of the tastiest kind. Known around town as the Breakfast Queen. Ina transformed her passion into a joy that extends into an entire city and beyond. This cha...

  • BODY AND SOUL: AN AMERICAN BRIDGE

    Movie

    African Americans and Jews together smash racism thru American popular JAZZ! Acclaimed documentary, so enjoy!

    Winner of the Best Music Documentary award at the San Francisco Black Film Festival, BODY AND SOUL: AN AMERICAN BRIDGE is a tribute to the enduring power of song to break down barriers a...

  • EVA A-7063

    Movie

    Mengele twin launches the biggest manhunt in history - and forgives. An INCREDIBLE story of healing.

    “Incredible and inspiring!” — American Public Television

    "Superb and significant story, brilliantly told." -- Daniel H. Forer, Emmy-winning filmmaker

    Eva: A-7063 recounts the incredible true st...

  • THERE ARE JEWS HERE

    Movie

    1m Jews live out yonder in once thriving American Jewish communities that are now barely hold on.

    Most American Jews live in large cities where they are free to define themselves in any way they wish. But almost invisible to most of the country are roughly one million Jews scattered across far-f...

  • HEART OF STONE

    Movie

    Gangs are running the school; how does Ron Stone convince the Bloods to keep the kids in class?

    Winner, Audience Award Slamdance Film Festival, 2009
    Winner, Best Documentary Feature Cinequest Film Festival, 2009
    Winner, Best Feature Film Philadelphia Film Festival, 2009
    Winner, Best Documentary ...

  • DYING LAUGHING

    Movie

    Join Jerry Seinfeld, Sarah Silverman, Amy Schumer and many more comics in this beautiful, funny and unique feature length documentary on the agony and the ecstasy of making people laugh.

    Dying Laughing is a candid look inside the complicated and fascinating lives of some of the world’s greatest...

  • NO PORK ON THE FORK
    Movie + 1 extra

    NO PORK ON THE FORK

    Movie + 1 extra

    Visit: https://theatlantakosherbbq.com/mission/

    A mouthwatering, humorous behind-the-scenes look at the Atlanta Kosher BBQ Festival that connects people from various walks of life through great food and friendly competition among culinary artisans.

  • 306 HOLLYWOOD - Trailer

    Two siblings excavate their deceased grandmother's house in New Jersey, exploring what life remains in objects that are left behind.

    “306 HOLLYWOOD feels like one of the more universal and relatable films you’re ever likely to see...Likely to touch anybody who has ever lost a loved one, which ma...