Documentary

Spielberg

About the Film 

This insightful and surprisingly intimate portrait, enhanced by an abundance of film clips, chronicles the extraordinary life and career of a movie titan whose commercial and artistic triumphs forever changed Hollywood. The normally private Spielberg talks candidly about his filmography and heartbreaks, to reveal the evolution of a wunderkind to visionary storyteller.

Genre 
Documentary
Running Time 
147 minutes

Spring Chicken

About the Film 

As she hatches a plan for her Purim holiday costume, an Israeli Holocaust survivor proves herself a model of positive spirit and determination, in this heartwarming vérité sure to generate smiles, tears and laughter.

Genre 
Documentary
Running Time 
10 minutes

Stitchers: Tapestry of Spirit

About the Film 

Women artisans of different faiths and parts of the world join together in an ambitious and unifying project to recreate the entire Torah scroll in needlepoint.

Genre 
Documentary
Running Time 
16 minutes

Take My Nose... Please!

About the Film 

Raising provocative questions about female empowerment and absurd standards of beauty, this funny, irreverent look at the pressures on women to be attractive, ponders the impact of plastic surgery on relationships, careers and self-esteem.

Genre 
Documentary
Running Time 
99 minutes

The Twinning Reaction

About the Film 

The profound human toll of the infamous 1960s Neubauer-Bernard study of separated twins, an ultimately and tragically failed research effort to analyze nature versus nurture, is examined in this eye-opening and deeply troubling exposé of unscrupulous science. In searching for answers, this inside look at the consequences of medical arrogance finally gives voice to those who suffered the broken bond of twinship.

Genre 
Documentary
Running Time 
55 minutes

Wendy's Shabbat

About the Film 

A joyful group of seniors captures the spirit of Shabbat in their own unique way, gathering at a fast food restaurant to light candles and say prayers over hamburgers and fries.

Genre 
Documentary
Running Time 
10 minutes

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