William “Willie” Bernheim, born in 1922 in Lodz, Poland, describes his experiences in the Shoah and his survival in Buchenwald, and shares his Holocaust paintings published in his book “My Story: From Hell To Rebirth.” A JBS series with Mark S. Golub.
Allen Lewis Rickman, a Yiddish stage actor, in the movie “A Serious Man” and television series “Boardwalk Empire” discusses his love of Yiddish and his production “Tevye Served Raw,” which he wrote, directed and plays the title role. With Mark S. Golub.
Jeremy Bob, Terrorism and Legal Analyst for The Jerusalem Post, discusses Israel’s new Nation State Law, Israel’s rules of engagement on the Gaza border, and Israeli human rights and security issues. At the Lawfare Project in NYC.
Jerusalem Post European Affairs Correspondent Benjamin Weinthal discusses Germany and antisemitism, BDS on European campuses, and how Western Europeans will never forgive Israelis for the Holocaust. A 2018 program of ISGAP from the ISGAP Center in NYC.
Filmmaker Dennis Scholl discusses his documentary “The Last Resort,” which depicts the vibrancy of the Miami Beach Jewish retiree community of the 1970’s thru the lens of photographers Andy Sweet and Gary Monroe. With Jewish film scholar Eric Goldman.
Nitsana Darshan-Leitner, founding director of Shurat HaDin,Israeli Law Center, discusses her fight against terrorist financing, BDS and the lawfare tactics used against Israel. A 2018 program of the Jewish Federation of Northern New Jersey, Paramus NJ.
The 4th annual Brooklyn Jewish Hall of Fame ceremonies induct Judge Rachel Freier, Rabbi Alvin Kass, David Greenfield, Adam Richman, Eleanor Reissa, Cecelia Margules, Ferne Pearlstein and Abraham Becker. From the Brooklyn Historical Society in Brooklyn, NY.
Singer Julie Budd and cast members from the Yiddish production of “Fiddler On The Roof” are Jake Ehrenreich’s guests on JBS’s series, “The Jake Ehrenreich Show,” with Jake’s inducting Sid Caesar into the Catskills Hall of Fame. Taped before a live audience at the Triad Theater in Manhattan.