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Inspirit: Trump and Israel

this morning (sunday 10th), 7.54-7.59am, and 8.35-8.54am, on bbc radio london
inspirit (presented by jumoke fashola) includes …

“Ian Black gives his opinion on President Trump and Israel…

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For Your Consideration 2017: A24

A GHOST STORY || With A Ghost Story, acclaimed director David Lowery (Ain’t Them Bodies Saints, Pete’s Dragon) returns with a singular exploration of legacy, loss, and the essential human longing for meaning and connection. 2,569 more words

For Your Consideration

MENASHE (2017) directed by Joshua Z Weinstein

Seems like a rare,  touching,  poignant and moving tale from documentary director Joshua Z. Weinstein directing his first full-fledged feature film.   Actor Menashe Lustig seems like a… 9 more words


The Sad Fate of a Hasidic Schlemiel: On “Menashe” (2017)

Most films I have seen on Hasidim – save for the film Ushpizin (2004) – are utterly serious and often tragic.  Think, for instance, of… 1,443 more words

Film Review: Menashe

Director: Joshua Weinstein
Starring: Menashe Lusting (Mensashe); Ruben Niborski (Rieven); Yoel Weisshaus (Eizik)

In this tender drama on self, family and community, director Joshua Weinstein deftly weaves together the story of a father longing to be with his son in the face of opposition from the Hasidic Jewish community around him. 186 more words

On Screen: Menashe

The rare — and good — new Yiddish-language movie comes to Mariemont Theatre.


Director and co-screenwriter Joshua Z. 367 more words

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