About Abe Fried-Tanzer

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

Sundance Movie Review: ‘The Oslo Diaries’

By January 23, 2018

A new documentary at the Sundance Film Festival looks at a crucial point in the peace process. Read More

‘Foxtrot’ and Israel’s Oscar History

By December 19, 2017

A look at Israel’s history at the Academy Awards and its latest contender, ‘Foxtrot.’ Read More

‘Destination Unknown’

By November 9, 2017

A conversation with the director, the producer, and the incredible subject of this new documentary that serves as a reminder that the Holocaust is still relevant today. Read More

Other Israel Film Festival Spotlight

By November 3, 2017

A look at the two films bookending this year’s showcase of movies representing the ‘rest’ of Israel. Read More

The Pirate Captain Toledano

By October 25, 2017

A chat with the very interesting star of a new short about Jewish pirates. Read More

Jewcy Interviews: Aida’s Secrets

By October 23, 2017

Alon Schwarz, one half of a brother directing team, discusses his film about two brothers meeting for the first time after seventy years. Read More

Jewcy Interviews: ‘Jungle’

By October 19, 2017

A conversation with the subject and producer of the new film ‘Jungle’ starring Daniel Radcliffe as Israeli adventurer Yossi Ghinsberg. Read More

Claude Lanzmann’s ‘Four Sisters’

By October 4, 2017

The New York Film Festival presents four new films from ‘Shoah’ director Claude Lanzmann this weekend. Read More