The Obedient Son (Film Review: “The Awakening of Motti Wolkenbruch”)

A funny and touching story about a nice Orthodox Jewish boy who breaks his Yiddish mother’s heart by falling head over heels for a hot shiksa. True Love or Recipe for Disaster? Continue Reading →

A Rabbi Walks into a Bar . . . (Documentary Review: “When Jews Were Funny”)

My favorite joke is about the Jewish mother whose son is rescued at the beach by the lifeguard, who after performing CPR hands the boy back to the sobbing woman, whose only response is, “He had a hat.” If you love that joke too, you should watch this film. Continue Reading →