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"Bobbi Jene"

Film & Television

Winner of all three documentary prizes at the Tribeca Film Festival. After spending a decade in Israel with the famed troupe Batsheva, American dancer Bobbi Jene Smith returns to the U.S. Click for trailer.

"I Am a Fugitive From a Chain Gang" & "Little Caesar"

Film & Television

A double feature starring the best American tough guys in movie history — Edward G. Robinson and Paul Muni, both native Yiddish speakers who cut their acting teeth in the Yiddish theater. Click for trailers.

"Broad City" — Season 4, Episode 3: "Just the Tips"

Comedy

Film & Television

Ilana goes on a spending spree with cash she makes from her waitress job; Abbi basks in the glow of a new relationship; the girls bump into an old friend at a party. 

That Time Rachel McAdams Tried To Go Undercover As An Orthodox Jew

(JTA) — Rachel McAdams had hoped to prepare for her latest acting role as an Orthodox Jewish woman by getting a peek inside the Jewish community. But things didn’t quite go as planned.

"Crossing Delancey"

Film & Television

Director Joan Micklin Silver and co-stars Peter Riegert and Amy Irving will appear in person at a screening of the classic 1988 film about an Upper West-sider who gets fixed-up by shadchen Sylvia Miles. Click for trailer.

"Red Trees"

Film & Television

Traveling from war-torn Eastern Europe to the color and light of South America, the film recounts one family's extraordinary escape from the Nazis. Spoiler: it involves citric acid. Click for trailer.

"Broad City" — Season 4, Episode 2: "Twaining Day"

Comedy

Film & Television

Abbi's brief return to Soulstice gets interesting when she's given the training opportunity that she's always dreamed of. Meanwhile, Ilana gets a new job at a restaurant.

"Wrestling Jerusalem"

Film & Television

Oy Gay!

Talks

Speakers from New Israel Fund, Congregation Beit Simchat Torah and Romemu follow a screening of Aaron Davidman's acclaimed one-man play adapted for film. Click for trailer. Socializing afterwards.

"Broad City" — Season 4, Episode 1: "Sliding Doors"

Comedy

Film & Television

The fourth season of "Broad City" premieres tonight with "Sliding Doors!" In a flashback, Abbi and Ilana cross paths for the first time and spend the day together — or don't.

"Time to Die"

Film & Television

(Sept. 15-21) — The long-awaited American release of Arturo Ripstein’s 1966 "matzah brei western" with an original story by Nobel laureate Gabriel García Márquez, co-written by Carlos Fuentes. Click for trailer.

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