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Comedy with a Yiddish twist

It’s difficult enough for aspiring filmmakers to get attention crafting works in their mother tongue. But Montreal natives Jamie Elman and Eli Batalion chose to up the ante by creating a web series in Yiddish, albeit with English subtitles. 962 more words

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Bill Brownstein: Lester’s Deli has true character

MONTREAL — He’s there at 7 in the morning, feeding the deli-loving dogs in the ’hood chunks of karnatzel, a beef-sausage delicacy. He’s there at noon, serving carafons of white wine and poutine to Outremont matrons, some of whose hounds had earlier devoured karnatzel morsels. 1,167 more words