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 [...]
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.
This month, the Jewish Museum will offer the first in a series of art classes for adults: an abstract painting workshop inspired by the work on view in From the Margins: Lee Krasner and Norman Lewis, 1945 – 1952, taught by contemporary artist Yevgeniya Baras. Based in Brooklyn, Baras has exhibited her work in several [...]