About Abe Fried-Tanzer

When he’s not working with Jewish teens, Abe Fried-Tanzer can be found blogging away about movies and television.

Leonard Cohen Blessing Us: What We Need Right Now

By November 11, 2016

The music legend passes on at 82. Read More

Jewcy Interviews: Jessie Auritt on ‘Supergirl’

By November 10, 2016

Jessie Auritt talks about her documentary about an Orthodox female powerlifter. Read More

Jewcy Review: ‘The Settlers’

By October 11, 2016

This stirring documentary on the history of settlements in Israel has plenty to say. Read More

Jewcy Interviews: Avi Nesher on ‘Past Life’

By September 14, 2016

Israeli director Avi Nesher sat down with Jewcy at the Toronto International Film Festival to discuss his new film. Read More

Jewcy Interview: Filmmaker Jesse Sweet

By August 23, 2016

A conversation with the man who is currently working to finish his eye-opening documentary about Kiryas Joel, the Satmar community in the Hudson Valley. Read More

Jewcy Review: ‘The People vs. Fritz Bauer’

By August 19, 2016

A tale of one man’s postwar effort to awaken the German consciousness to its recent crimes. Read More

Jewcy Review: ‘A Tale of Love and Darkness’

By August 17, 2016

Natalie Portman directs her first film – a story set during the founding of the State of Israel that’s completely in Hebrew! Read More

Jewcy Review: ‘Wrestling Jerusalem’

By July 18, 2016

Everything and anything you’ve ever thought or heard about the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict: it’s all in this movie. Read More