documentary

New documentary explores the life of notorious lawyer Roy Cohn

This riveting documentary attempts to unravel the mass of contradictions and complexity that were at the heart of Cohn’s life.

SMOKEY ROBINSON (left) and Berry Gordy in the documentary  ‘Hitsville: The Making of the Motown Soun
Motown magic, Vietnam vets and moody Mason

The series starts on Cellcom TV, HOT VOD, Next TV, Yes VOD, Sting TV and HOT HBO on June 22 at 10 p.m. and on Yes Action on June 28 at 10 p.m.

New PBS documentary examines antisemitism as social virus

The film includes former president Bill Clinton, former British prime minister Tony Blair, Holocaust historian Deborah Lipstadt, and journalists Fareed Zakaria, George Will and Yair Rosenberg

By LAURA PAULL/JTA
26/05/2020
Lance Armstrong
Lance Armstrong admits to '10,000 lies' in ESPN documentary

The 48-year-old Armstrong is transparent and unvarnished all the same in the film, which includes access to his family and backstory through those who know him best.

By REUTERS
22/05/2020
How the director of ‘Circus of Books’ turned the lens on her mother

'My parents really just tried to downplay it, saying that it was just a bookstore, with an over-18 section'

By ARIELLE KAPLAN/JTA
20/05/2020
New documentary features, Bill Clinton examines antisemitism

Director Andrew Goldberg told Newsweek that he believes antisemitism is on the rise because of a polarized political environment that’s amplified by social media.

By BEN SALES/JTA
15/02/2020
Documentary filmmaker files federal lawsuit against Georgia’s anti-BDS law

Steve Wrigley, chancellor of the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia, and Kyle Marrero, president of Georgia Southern University, are named as the defendants in the lawsuit.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
12/02/2020
Scene from Auschwitz: Untold in Colour
New documentary colorizes images from Auschwitz for first time

‘My fear is that with the passage of time, the tragic events of the Holocaust could get old’

27/01/2020
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket, carrying the Israeli-owned Amos-17 commercial communications satellite, li
Japanese billionaire searches for girlfriend for SpaceX voyage

Maezawa, who recently split up from actress girlfriend Ayame Goriki, 27, has said he plans to take artists on the flight to inspire works based on the experience, in a project he dubbed Dear Moon.

By REUTERS
12/01/2020
The almost forgotten Jews who helped make the American West

“Jews of the Wild West,” from director Amanda Kinsey, shows how Jews were as much a part of the American Western expansion as covered wagons and riveted blue jeans.

By ADI ESHMAN/JTA
21/12/2019
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