Abe Fried-Tanzer

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

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‘The Last Laugh’: Is The Holocaust Funny?

This Tribeca documentary tackles the question of whether a great Jewish tragedy can equal comedy.

Jewcy Interviews: Nitzan Gilady on ‘Wedding Doll’

Israeli director Nitzan Gilady sits down to discuss his new film, ‘Wedding Doll.’

Network Jews: Ari Gold, the Jewish Hollywood Agent on HBO’s ‘Entourage’

The cutthroat super-agent who’s always trying to make a movie deal, even at Yom Kippur services

The Top Five Jewish Moments at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival

From Maya Rudolph kvelling to Daniel Radcliffe as Allen Ginsburg, here’s what you missed

The Trouble With Casting Hollywood Faces in Holocaust Films

Why French actress Melanie Laurent, best known from ‘Inglorious Basterds,’ succeeds in ‘La Rafle’

Emmy Awards 101: This Season’s Most Jewish Moments on Television

In anticipation of the 64th Emmy Awards this weekend, we present the top five Jewish scenes from Emmy-nominated shows for your consideration

Network Jews: Andy Botwin from Showtime’s Pot Comedy ‘Weeds’

The promiscuous playboy who enrolled in rabbinical school to avoid being called up to the army

Network Jews: Eli Gold, The Good Wife’s Political Operator

The cutthroat, power-hungry lawyer at the heart of the action on CBS’s political drama