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CJFF ’15

Congratulations to my friend David Chack for successfully shepherding the second annual Chicago Jewish Film Festival team. Below¬†is my post for the JUF. This was the first post of mine–in almost 5 years–that hit the top position in the JUF’s list of “Most Popular Articles,” so I call this a win/win/win/win/win for the CJFF & […]


Friends from France

Multi-dimensional film co-written & co-directed by Philippe Kotlarski & Anne Weil captures the collision of idealistic youths with those worn down by life in a totalitarian state. (JLH: 4.5/5) Review by Managing Editor Jan Lisa Huttner DAY ONE OF THE 2014 NEW YORK JEWISH FILM FESTIVAL 1979:¬†Friends from France returns us to the days when […]