Exquisite and Highly Acclaimed

Exquisite and Highly Acclaimed

As it says on the tin... highbrow and class (most of the time!)

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Exquisite and Highly Acclaimed
  • 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...

  • 306 HOLLYWOOD

    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...

  • 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...

  • DEFIANT REQUIEM

    Movie

    Trust us, just trust us...Survivors re-live their historic concert at Terezin Death Camp. Uplifting.

    The momentous defiant return of the Survivors to Terezin, the Death Camp where they first performed an artistic uprising against the Nazi concentration camp. You will never forget this experience...

  • FOREIGN LETTERS

    Movie

    Exquisite FIVE STAR movie discovery. Poignant true story of childhood immigrants to America.

    Beautiful movie follows homesick 12-year old Ellie moving to America. Life brightens when she meets Thuy, a Vietnamese refugee her age. Though they don't seem to have much in common, they share an experi...

  • THE LAW

    Movie

    Taut, triumphant French drama. Holocaust Survivor fights for abortion rights. Inspiring. True story.

    1974, France. Veil, an Auschwitz survivor, who spent her life fighting for women’s rights, has three days to argue for a new abortion law to parliamentarians. Her male colleagues abandon her and ...

  • THE JEWISH CARDINAL

    Movie

    Outstanding true story of Polish-Jew converting to Catholic priesthood. Multiple Awards.

    Jean-Marie maintains his cultural identity as a Jew even after converting to Catholicism AND joining the priesthood. Quickly rising within the Church, he is appointed Archbishop of Paris by Pope Jean Paul I...

  • JERRY LEWIS: The Man behind the Clown

    Movie

    The remarkable life and genius of one of the most iconic and incomparable comic performers. 5-stars!

    Jerry Lewis – the 'King of Comedy' – had the masses laughing with visual gags, sketches and slapstick humor. Yet Lewis was more than just a clown. He was a groundbreaking filmmaker whose unquench...

  • HARMONIA

    Movie

    Modern-day biblical story of Abraham, Sarah and Hagar. Award-winner. English subtitles.

    "**** Powerful...."
    Barry Paris, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
    "“Harmonia” - a sophisticated retelling of a classic myth that brings forward fresh possibilities for peace and love."
    Judy Bolton-Fasman, Jewish Bosto...

  • CARRYING THE LIGHT - Four part documentary

    4 videos

    Extraordinary film as London Rabbi walks to Berlin with his dog!
    Why??

    A thoroughly inspiring documentary. Rabbi Jonathan and his dog, Mitzpah, walk over 300 miles from Berlin to Hook van Holland on a very personal journey. On Kristallnacht, 9th November 1938, the Nazis destroyed the interior o...

  • AN ISRAELI LOVE STORY

    Movie

    Drama, Romance, Jewish - what more could you want??
    Based on a True Story

    "Dan Wolman’s new film avoids melodrama and sentimentality, and reinforces his stature as the most important independent filmmaker in Israeli cinema."
    Haaretz
    It's 1947. 18-year old Margalit from a village in northern Is...

  • BYE BYE GERMANY

    Movie

    The only way to get to America from post-war Germany is with chutzpah!

    Witty, uplifting and utterly marvellous!
    "Making us laugh and cry, simultaneously" Huffington Post.
    Frankfurt, 1946. David Bermann and his Jewish friends have escaped the Nazi regime and are now dreaming of leaving for Americ...

  • WINGS OF CHANGE - TV Documentary

    Movie

    Saving birds of prey while bringing Jews and Muslims together. Charming, witty and truly wonderful!

    Can Yossi bring peace and joy to the Middle East?
    Mr. Birdman AKA Professor Yossi is a religious, authoritative peacenik. With wit and rugged Israeli charm, he defends Israeli nature and brings w...