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Celine – Louis Ferdinand-Celine (2016) | UK Jewish Film Festival 2016

Celine – Louis Ferdinand-Celine (2016) | UK Jewish Film Festival 2016

Filmuforia November 17, 2016 Comments Off on Celine – Louis Ferdinand-Celine (2016) | UK Jewish Film Festival 2016

CÉLINE (LOUIS-FERDINAND CELINE) Dir.: Emmanuel Bourdieu | Cast: Denis Lavant, Geraldine Pailhas, Philip Desmeules | France | 97 min. Director/writer Emmanuel Bourdieu (Intrusions) is best known outside France for his work as scriptwriter for

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Keep Quiet (2016) | UK Jewish Film Festival 2016

Keep Quiet (2016) | UK Jewish Film Festival 2016

Filmuforia November 10, 2016 Comments Off on Keep Quiet (2016) | UK Jewish Film Festival 2016

Dir.: Joseph Martin, Sam Blair | Documentary with Csanad Szegedi |  UK/Hungary | 91 min. Directors Joseph Martin and Sam Blair have created an impressive portrait of Hungarian fascist turned orthodox Jew Csanad Szegedi,

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Germans & Jews | UK Jewish Film Festival 2016

Germans & Jews | UK Jewish Film Festival 2016

Filmuforia November 10, 2016 Comments Off on Germans & Jews | UK Jewish Film Festival 2016

Director: Janina Quint; Documentary; USA 2016, 76 min. Janina Quint’s directorial debut is an illuminating portrait of contemporary Jews and Germans living together in a precocious co-existence, that uncovers more questions than answers. Quint

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6 Reasons to visit the UK Jewish Film Festival 2016

6 Reasons to visit the UK Jewish Film Festival 2016

Filmuforia October 31, 2016 Comments Off on 6 Reasons to visit the UK Jewish Film Festival 2016

The UK Jewish Film Festival is back to celebrate its 20th edition beginning a nationwide tour that kicks off in London on 5th November with INDIGNATION one of the best US dramas of the

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Orthodox (2015)

Orthodox (2015)

Filmuforia February 9, 2016 Comments Off on Orthodox (2015)

Dir.: David Leon | Cast: Stephen Graham, Michael Smiley, Giacomo Mancini, Rebecca Callard, Christopher Fairbank, Oliver Woollford | 93min l UK 2015 | David Leon’s debut feature film debut  ORTHODOX  is really about the struggle of

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Closer to the Moon (2015) | UKJFF 2015

Closer to the Moon (2015) | UKJFF 2015

Filmuforia October 28, 2015 Comments Off on Closer to the Moon (2015) | UKJFF 2015

Director: Nae Caranfil Cast: Mark Strong, Vera Farmiga, Harry Lloyd, Christian McKay Drama | Romania | 112min Truth is always stranger than fiction. And Nae Caranfil stretches this maxim to maximum in his black comedy about

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UK Jewish Film Festival | 6-23 November 2014

UK Jewish Film Festival | 6-23 November 2014

Filmuforia November 17, 2014 Comments Off on UK Jewish Film Festival | 6-23 November 2014

The UK Jewish Festival is back with another nationwide feast of film (Leeds, Nottingham, Manchester and Glasgow): this year is the biggest festival yet with 67 features and 28 shorts showcasing life and all

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Dancing Arabs (2014) | UK Jewish Film Festival

Dancing Arabs (2014) | UK Jewish Film Festival

Filmuforia October 23, 2014 Comments Off on Dancing Arabs (2014) | UK Jewish Film Festival

Dir.: Eran Riklis; Cast: Tawfeek Barhom, Yael Abecassis, Michael Moshonov; Israel/ France/Germany 2014, 105 min. Israeli-born director Eran Riklis tries very hard to be impartial in this portrait of Israeli Arabs. After all, they

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Self-Made (2014) | UK Jewish Film Festival 2014

Self-Made (2014) | UK Jewish Film Festival 2014

Filmuforia October 22, 2014 Comments Off on Self-Made (2014) | UK Jewish Film Festival 2014

Dir.: Shira Geffen  Cast: Sarah Adler, Samira Saraya Israel 2014, 91 min. Director Shira Geffen won the ‘Palme d’Or’ in 2007 in Cannes for Jellyfish. Here she uses absurdist comedy to deliver another provocative comment on

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Afternoon Delight (2013)                                                                                                   DVD

Afternoon Delight (2013) DVD

Filmuforia April 19, 2014 Comments Off on Afternoon Delight (2013) DVD

Director: Jill Soloway Cast: Kathryn Hahn, Juno Temple, Josh Radnor, Jane Lynch USA  99min   Comedy Drama Very much prescribed viewing for any affluent and intelligent women who give up work to focus on

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