Pre-Teens, Teens, and Families

Asia

About the Film 
In this poignant drama claiming top prize at the Israeli Academy Awards, Shira Haas is exceptional as a rebellious teen dealing with a progressive illness and fraught relationship with her free-spirited mother.
Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
85 minutes

Breaking Bread

About the Film 
In this foodie’s delight, innovative Arab and Jewish chefs work in tandem to foster social change via mouthwatering dishes and a shared love of cooking.
Genre 
Documentary
Running Time 
85 minutes

Brighton Beach Memoirs

About the Film 
In this beguiling, coming-of-age comedy, a Jewish teen recalls the hardships of puberty in the claustrophobic confines of his Depression-era Brooklyn household.
Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
108 minutes

The Chosen

About the Film 
In this provocative drama based on Chaim Potok’s bestselling novel, frictions over tradition and modernity test the vexed friendship of two Jewish teens from different religious factions in 1940s Williamsburg.
Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
108 minutes

The Crossing

About the Film 
In this astounding adventure story, a young girl bravely treks across Norway’s wilderness to save two Jewish child refugees.
Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
96 minutes

Here We Are

About the Film 
Israeli auteur Nir Bergman returns with this tender drama about a protective father’s road trip with his autistic son and the anguish of separation.
Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
92 minutes

Little Shop of Horrors

About the Film 
An electrifying fusion of retro camp, horror and showstopper tunes, this devious monster hit about a killer plant from outer space continues to devour generations of fans.
Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
94 minutes

On Broadway

About the Film 
While audiences eagerly await returning to Times Square, this Broadway theater chronicle is packed with rhapsodizing superstars, jubilant show clips and beloved box office hits.
Genre 
Documentary
Running Time 
82 minutes

Spaceballs

About the Film 
Mel Brooks spoofs Star Wars and silly sci-fi conventions, in this outrageous outer space saga with an all-star cast.
Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
96 minutes

A Starry Sky Above the Roman Ghetto

About the Film 
The discovery of a puzzling photograph sparks a student to probe the history of Rome’s Jewish ghetto and the fate of a little girl, in this Italian teen drama interlacing past and present.
Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
100 minutes

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