Discussion: Jewish Indies

September 19, 2011

The American Jewish experience has been a fertile ground for independent filmmakers. Indeed, one of the earliest indie film movements was that of Yiddish language cinema, which played widely in Jewish communities around America and beyond.

What’s your favorite indie dealing with the American Jewish experience?

Reel 13 Indies host Richard Pena thinks Hester Street by Joan Micklin Silver is really a gem!

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