Black Over White. The concert in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia is not just another performance by the band Idan Raichel Project, but also a return to the homeland of two of the Project’s lead singers. Through music, the group reconnects with their own identities.
Carlebach, You Never Know. Rabbi, folksinger and composer, Shlomo Carlebach is considered by many to be the foremost Jewish religious songwriter of our time. With his spiritual messages still growing in strength today, discover how one man influenced Jewish culture across the globe.
Confrontation at Concordia. Anti-Israel sentiment is prevalent on college campuses, but no one expected protest to erupt into violent riots when a Jewish student group at Concordia University invited former Israeli Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu to speak on campus. The film captures the shocking story as it unfolds while exploring the ramifications of extreme pro-Palestinian activism on college campuses.
Crossing the Line. This documentary explores the proliferation of anti-Israel and anti-Semitic incidents on North American college campuses. Interspersed with accounts from Jewish students and campus professionals, the film offers a glimpse into the experiences of Jewish college students who are actively involved in the daily struggle of supporting the State of Israel and fighting against biased misinformation both in and out of the classroom.
Fringes. A documentary about three stories of spiritual innovation, focusing on young Jews in Israel, Canada and the US. These stories are braided together, like the fringes of a tallit, to create an inspiring portrait of cutting-edge Judaism in the 21st century.
New Homes. Told here for the first time is the fascinating story of one Jewish community in Brazil, Nilopolis in Rio de Janeiro. The Jewish community has mostly left the once thriving city, but its imprints and lasting influence linger not only in the town, but in the hearts of its former inhabitants.
The Jews And The Longest Kiss In History. In 1977, a group of Jewish people, having fled persecution in the Sudan during the 60’s, organized a highly secret mission to transfer the buried remains in the Jewish cemetery and the Torah Scrolls from Khartoum to Jerusalem. This film reveals the unusual journey of the sacred books from the Sudan to make known how this most enigmatic community has kept its identity.