Abe Friedtanzer

Abe is a freelance film and TV critic, interviewer, and awards enthusiast. Follow him on social media @movieswithabe

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Jewcy Review: ‘The Women’s Balcony’

The film delicately balances its portrayal of religious traditions.

Jewcy Interviews: ‘Tomorrow Ever After’

The Israeli filmmaker on her new time travel indie flick.

Jewcy Interviews: ‘The Wedding Plan’

Rama Burshtein, the director of ‘Fill the Void,’ on her new film.

Jewcy Interviews: ‘The Zookeeper’s Wife’

A conversation with star Daniel Brühl and screenwriter Angela Workman.

The Cast of ‘The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’: Why You Know Them

Did watching the pilot make you stop and ask, “WHY ARE THEY FAMILIAR?!” We got you.

Sundance Movie Review: ‘Menashe’

There’s a new movie that’s completely in Yiddish – and it’s playing at the Sundance Film Festival.

Jewcy Interviews: The (Whole) Cinemagillah

A conversation with Tiffany Shlain and Ken Goldberg, the couple behind a short film about the Jewish experience as portrayed in film and television.

Other Israel Film Festival Spotlight

A look at two selections from this year’s Other Israel Film Festival in New York City, which explores a different side of the Middle Eastern country.