Tag: Jewish

Sighting: The Black Jew

Walking down the street in Los Angeles, a little blond seven-year-old Jewish girl sees a black Orthodox Jewish man in a black suit, black hat, white shirt and tzitzit flying in the wind. “Wow, that’s weird,” she says to her…

Hasid for a Day

A few weeks ago, Matthue Roth got a gig on the set of the TV show “The Good Wife” as an extra. 1. I’ve protested so frequently about the portrayal of Hasidic Jews in movies and TV — not to…

Movie Review: A Serious Man

On ‘A Serious Man’ By Saul Sudin “When the truth is found to be lies, and all the joy within you dies… Then what?” My philosophy with film is that at its best, it can have many layers of understanding…

My Rebbes So Shtark That…

Yesterday on Twitter @noahroth created a new hash tag called #myrebbessoshtark and asked me to play along. For all of you who are missing out on what may possibly be the most fun online program since AOL Jewish chat, Twitter…