Thursday, September 18, 2014 Elul 23, 5774
By:
The second annual ReelAbilities Philadelphia Disabilities Film Festival is the only film festival in the region dedicated to showcasing films with a focus on disabilities.
Comment0
By:
Tom Tugend, JTA
Some 65 years after a band of foreign volunteers took to the skies to ensure Israel’s birth and survival, filmmakers are racing to bring their exploits to the screen before the last of the breed passes away.
Comment0
By:
A new documentary tells how a well-to-do Philadelphia couple rescued 50 Austrian children from the hands of the Nazis.
Comment0
By:
Penny Schwartz, JTA
Marian Marzynski is an estemeed documentary filmmaker who's told many stories over the years. Now he's decided that his story is worth telling.
Comment0
By:
Rescue in the Philippines: Refuge from the Holocaust , a documentary which airs on WHYY April 7 and 8, tells the story of Jewish brothers with Philadelphia connections who saw a way to use their cigar business and political connections to save German and Austrian Jews at the start of World War II.
Comment0

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement