Posts Tagged ‘ documentaries ’

The Only Leonard Nimoy Documentary You’ll Ever Need to Fund

June 29, 2015
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The Only Leonard Nimoy Documentary You'll Ever Need

Did you know that Spock’s Vulcan salute was an homage to the Kohanim, the sort which Leonard Nimoy observed as a child? The youngest son of Ukrainian immigrants, Nimoy’s first language was Yiddish. He narrated a controversial film about the different sects of Hasidism and published a photography book inspired…

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The Little-Known History of Ecuadorian Jews

June 18, 2015
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The Little-Known History of Ecuadorian Jews

Every immigration has its adjustments, but for the European Jews who fled to Ecuador during…

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The Israeli-American Obsessed With Lying

June 4, 2015
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“The bigger brain, the larger the capacity to lie.” This is from a psychiatrist at…

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Gay & Arab in Tel Aviv

June 3, 2015
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On Being Gay & Arab in Tel Aviv

“Gay Israelis say, ‘You don’t feel accepted here?…

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Dance Party for Buchenwald Survivors!

May 27, 2015
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Dance Party for Buchenwald Survivors!

Every year, a group of Buchenwald concentration camp…

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Watch Emma Goldman’s Radical Life, 75 Years After Her Death

May 13, 2015
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Honor Emma Goldman and the 75th anniversary of…

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Exposing The Secrets Behind Nazi Propaganda Films

May 12, 2015
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Nazi Films in Theaters -- for Free!

Under the Third Reich, a staggering 1,200 feature…

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Before Nepal, Israelis Turned to Indian Surrogates

May 4, 2015
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Before Nepal, Israeli Surrogacy Turned to India

Before the Nepalese earthquake shed light on the…

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Sex, Israeli Ultra-Orthodox Style

April 14, 2015
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Ever Wonder How the Ultra-Orthodox Teach About Sex?

Ori Gruder didn’t know how to talk to…

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Meet Ethan Hawke’s Jewish Piano Teacher

April 7, 2015
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Ethan Hawke's Jewish Piano Teacher

Seymour Bernstein is a musical genius. He is…

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Shvitzing With the Jews in a Ukrainian Bathhouse

March 26, 2015
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Quiet in Odessa

In a chaotic Ukraine, how do Jews see…

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The Jewish Food Critic Who Rules Los Angeles

March 10, 2015
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The Jewish Food Critic Who Rules Los Angeles

It’s not uncommon for new residents of Los Angeles to…

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