In Conversation: Hilla Medalia

On January 29, the New York Jewish Film Festival will present The Go-Go Boys: The Inside Story of Cannon Films, directed by Hilla Medalia. A three-time Emmy nominee and Peabody Award winner, Medalia is known for films like To Die in Jerusalem (2007) and After the Storm (2009). For more information and tickets to The Go-Go Boys, please click [...]

The Big Picture

This January 14 – 29, the New York Jewish Film Festival once again takes up residence at two celebrated destinations for cinema at Lincoln Center, the Walter Reade Theater and Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center. This year’s broad slate of programs includes screenings of 46 films from filmmakers representing 14 countries. Their work richly explores the cinematic potential of the narrative feature, documentary, and short film, with results that are emotional, thought-provoking, visually arresting, and entertaining.