He is the talk of Cannes thanks to his stunning performance in the unflinching Auschwitz drama Son of Saul – his first film ever. We meet teacher, poet and now movie star Géza Röhrig as he laments the ‘shallowness’ of the festival… 1,626 more words
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This article was first published as ‘First Canadian Narrative Drama in Yiddish Debuts in NY’ in The Times of Israel.
A new film opening this week in New York and Los Angeles is in a language most people — including the film’s director — don’t speak. 390 more words