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    Get the inside scoop on TJC’s award-winning features and documentaries. Forward Arts and Culture Editor Alana Newhouse is your guide, offering incisive interviews with writers, directors and cultural critics.

    This month’s edition

    Jews and Buddhism: How did Jews become the largest non-Asian Buddhist constituency? Dr. Alan Brill, author of the upcoming Judaism and Other Religions sheds light on this phenomenon and the film Jews and Buddhism.
    Funny, He Doesn’t Look Like a Christopher: Get to know Orthodox-convert-comedian Yisrael Campbell of the film Circumcise Me in a visit to his drama school alma mater, where he tells us which famous comedian thinks he’s hilarious.
    Chaim Yavin and Israeli Media: Ha’aretz newspaper’s Chief U.S. Correspondent Shmuel Rosner explains how Israel’s most recognizable anchorman, Chaim Yavin, changed the course of his career and the face of the Israeli media landscape by making the controversial documentary series The Land of the Settlers.

    Last month’s edition

    Louis B. Mayer and Jews in Hollywood: What kind of legacy did Jewish MGM mogul Louis B. Mayer leave for today’s Jewish celebrities? Stars of David author Abigail Pogrebin has the scoop.
    Divine Food: A taste of New York delis and the film Divine Food: 100 Years in the Kosher Delicatessen Trade.
    Sephardic v. Ashkenic Jews: What’s so different about Sephardic Jews anyway? The Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue’s Rabbi Marc D. Angel explains with the help of Trees Cry For Rain.

    Previous Episodes

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    *Isaac Bashevis Singer’s oeuvre explored with novelist Dara Horn.
    *A reggae-full field trip with Awake Zion director Monica Haim.
    *The films of Oscar-nominated director Joseph Cedar, including Time of Favor.
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    *New York magazine’s David Edelstein on interfaith romantic comedies.
    *Three provocative films explore immigration issues in Israel.
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    *Woody Allen’s biographer tells all about Zelig.
    *How Jewish Labor fought to save Jews during WW2, the scoop on They Were Not Silent.
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    Row J 10. Jesse Eisenberg, Lisa Kron, Marc Kudisch, Helen Mirren, Bill Pullman, Alex Sharp, Brandon Uranowitz, Julie White and more luminaries to appear on Row J. The popular theater-oriented monthly TV show, “Row J,” is hosted by TJC correspondent Meredith Ganzman. The executive producer is Brian Scott Lipton. Row J goes to the Drama Desk Awards and the Tony Awards. Row J speaks with Oscar nominee Jesse Eisenberg, who will discuss “The Spoils,” upcoming films and other projects. 2015 Tony nominee Brandon Uranowitz, currently starring in the hit Broadway musical “An American in Paris” and Row J visit Jacques Torres Chocolate. Go inside New York Historical Society’s new exhibition, “The Hirschfeld Century: The Art of Al Hirschfeld.” Row J contributing critic Jesse Oxfeld, and guest critic Steve Schoenberg, discuss the Tony Awards, the new hit Broadway play “An Act of God,” starring Jim Parsons, and a look at 2015-2016 Broadway season.

    Row J 2-01. The Jewish Channel offers a second season of its popular theater-oriented monthly TV show, “Row J,” hosted by TJC correspondent Meredith Ganzman. The executive producer is Brian Scott Lipton. Steven Boyer, Jonathan Groff, David Korins, Linda Lavin, Camryn Manheim, Marlee Matlin, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Dan Lauria and more luminaries appear on show. Watch a special sneak preview of the Broadway production of Deaf West’s “Spring Awakening,” including interviews with Academy Award winner Marlee Matlin and Emmy Award winner Camryn Manheim. Tony Award nominee Steven Boyer of “Hand to God” joins “Row J” in studio. Visit to the workshop of award-winning set designer David Korins, who is currently represented on Broadway by “Hamilton” and is designing the upcoming play “Misery.” On the season premiere of our monthly roundtable, Meredith Ganzman along with “Row J” contributing critic Jesse Oxfeld, and executive producer Brian Scott Lipton, discuss their current favorite shows, including “Fool for Love,” “Ripcord” and “The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey.” The question of the month was posed to numerous cast members and guests at the opening night of “Hamilton,” including Jonathan Groff, Christopher Jackson, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Steven Pasquale, Alex Sharp, Phillipa Soo and Aaron Tveit.